Swarthmore College - Swarthmore, PA

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Swarthmore College

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Bachelor's degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Bachelor's degree.Swarthmore College is a private, for-profit school.

Contacting the School

500 College Ave
Swarthmore, PA 19081
Main Phone: 6103288000
Web Site:www.swarthmore.edu

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 1,491 (full-time equivalent) students. Male students comprised 47.9% of the student body, while females made up 52.1%.

Minority enrollment included African-American (126)%, Hispanic (258)%, Asian (154)%, and Native American (14)%.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 680.One quarter of students scored at least 780.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 680 or higher.One fourth of students scored 760 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Bachelor's Degree

Degree Programs

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        English Language And Literature
          History And Social SciencesLife SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical SciencesPsychology

          Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

          Swarthmore College belongs to the following athletic conferences:

          • Centennial Conference (for basketball, baseball, and track & field).

          The school offers financial aid to athletes for basketball, baseball, and track & field

          Special Student Services

          Academic Services

          • AP credits
          • Study abroad

          Financial Flexibility

          • Student employment services
          • Career counseling
          • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.

          Cost of Attending

          In-State, Living On Campus:$ 48,215.00
          In-State, Living With Family:$ 35,964.00
          Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 48,215.00

          Admission Requirements

          The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

          • Secondary school record is required.
          • Standardized test scores are required.
          • Recommendations are required.
          Recommended (but not required):
          • High-school GPA is recommended.
          • Secondary school rank is recommended.
          • A college preparatory program is recommended.
          • The TOEFL (if applicable) is recommended for international students.
          Neither Required Nor Recommended:
          • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is neither required nor recommended.

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