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Dickinson College

Dickinson College is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Carlisle, PA. The 2019 average net price at Dickinson College is $33,297. Acceptance rate is 49.14%. The school has a total enrollment of 2,399.

Mission Statement

Dickinson College was created explicitly for high purposes- to prepare young people, by means of a useful education in the liberal arts and sciences, for engaged lives of citizenship and leadership in the service of society.


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Top Ranked
Location: Carlisle, PA
Student Body: 2,399
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.dickinson.edu
Acceptance Rate: 49.14%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 49.14%
  • Application Deadline: February 1, 2021
  • International Students: 14%
  • Application Fee: $65
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $54,186
Room and Board: $13,698
Books and Supplies: $1,210
Other Fees: $450
Average Net Price: $33,297
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 635
  • Men / Women Ratio: 276 / 359
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 7
  • % of International Students: 14%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 86
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Recommended
  • Portfolio: Recommended

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Social Sciences: 25%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 11%
  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 10%
  • Foreign Language, Literature: 8%
  • Psychology: 6%

Academic Programs

Dickinson College offers 41 Total Programs in Bachelor's Degree Level. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Social Sciences. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsDickinson College offers 41 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
Education
  • Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education Degree
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
History
Legal Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 83%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 85%
  • 1st Year Retention: 90%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $58,100
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 2,399
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 65%
  • Non-resident, alien: 14%
  • Hispanic Students: 8%
  • Black Students: 5%
  • Two or more races: 4%
  • Asian Students: 3%
  • Unknown: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

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