Collegiate Profile, About | Earlham College

Collegiate Profile

 

Student Body
1,031 undergraduates
55.7% women
44.3% men
26.9% domestic minority
22.5% international
47 states represented
60 countries represented

 

1st-Yr Student Profile, 2015
1250/28 median SAT/ACT scores
43% in top 10 percent of high school graduating class
71% in top 25 percent of high school graduating class
62% acceptance rate
95% of students received College-based financial aid

 

Faculty
111 full-time faculty
11 part-time faculty
9:1 student/faculty ratio
57% women
95% faculty with terminal degrees in their fields
13.5 average class size
79% classes have fewer than 20 students

 

Degrees Granted
Bachelor of Arts
Master of Arts in Teaching

 

Finance
$405.5 million College endowment value as of 6-30-2015
$24.9 million College financial aid budget for 2014-15

 

2016-17 Costs
Tuition $44,370
Room $4,950
19-Meal Plan $4,620
Fees $930
Total $54,870

 

2016-17 Estimated Expenses
Books and Supplies $1,200
Personal Expenses $1,800
Travel $500 - $2,000

Highlights

  • Earlham is among the 40 select Colleges That Change Lives.
  • We are ranked among the nation’s top 10 liberal arts colleges for commitment to teaching excellence.
  • Earlham is the No. 1 institution for higher education in Indiana and 28th nationwide for educational quality, affordability and career outcomes  out of 705 institutions ranked by MONEY magazine.
  • We are 15th for diversity among all liberal arts colleges, according to BestColleges.com.
  • Earlham ranks 6th in the nation for the percentage of international students on campus — 18%.
  • Of Earlham’s teaching faculty, 85% report having conducted research with students.
  • In the last 10 years, Earlhamites have won 26 Fulbright awards and 12 Watson Fellowships — two of the most prestigious grants for international study.
  • 100% of Earlham students complete immersion experiences before graduation, including research, internships and off-campus study.

Academic Programs and Resources

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Outcomes

Outcomesgrad

  • Earlham is ranked 29th (in the 98th percentile) among 1,533 institutions of higher learning in the U.S. in the percentage of graduates who go on to receive Ph.D.s.
  • Between 1992 and 2006, 10 percent of Earlham College graduates went on to earn Ph.D.s.
  • Among the 2009 graduates who pursued graduate study, 90% are attending one of their top three choices of graduate or professional schools.
  • Earlham College prepares students for lives of achievement and purpose.  As the success of our graduates demonstrates, Earlham excels at preparing to students to be agile, reflective, confident leaders who are well prepared to make a positive difference in the world. /outcomes/

Campus

Campus

  • Located in Richmond, Indiana, named an All-America City in 2009
  • 800-acre campus, including 600-acre stretch of woods, streams, ponds, old fields and prairie used for scientific research and recreation.
  • Three significant construction projects for the sciences, visual and performing arts, and a welcome center
  • Additional natural areas set aside for scientific research including an old growth forest and a rock preserve.
  • 94% of students reside on campus
  • 8 residence halls
  • 20+ theme and friendship houses
  • 60+ student organizations

Service and Engagement

Service

  • 23,000 reported hours of community service by Earlham students
  • 13,000 reported hours of volunteer service and leadership shared by faculty and staff
  • 60 Bonner Scholars actively involved in service each year
  • 70 local service agencies supported by Earlham volunteerism

Athletics

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