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Swarthmore College

Swarthmore College is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Swarthmore, PA. The 2019 average net price at Swarthmore College is $19,446. Acceptance rate is 9.49%. The school has a total enrollment of 1,559.


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Location: Swarthmore, PA
Student Body: 1,559
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Suburban
Web Site: www.swarthmore.edu
Acceptance Rate: 9.49%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 9.49%
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: 13%
  • Application Fee: $60
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $52,190
Room and Board: $15,474
Books and Supplies: $1,360
Other Fees: $398
Average Net Price: $19,446
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 414
  • Men / Women Ratio: 206 / 208
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 680 - 760
  • Median SAT Math Range: 700 - 790
  • Median ACT Range: 31 - 31
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: 13%
  • International Testing: Recommended
  • Total International Students: 53
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Considered
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Social Sciences: 27%
  • Computer Science: 13%
  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 12%
  • Engineering: 7%
  • Mathematics and Statistics: 7%

Academic Programs

Swarthmore College offers 86 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 ProgramsSwarthmore College offers 86 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
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: 94%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 95%
  • 1st Year Retention: 98%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $56,800
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 1,559
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 40%
  • Asian Students: 17%
  • Non-resident, alien: 13%
  • Hispanic Students: 12%
  • Black Students: 7%
  • Two or more races: 7%
  • Unknown: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%