Claremont McKenna College

Men's MCLA Contact: Scott Witkin
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1,324 Undergrads / 1,327 Students
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$24,456 Net Price
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10% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
8 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
85% / 91%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Road trips for the team rarely make it out of the Southern California region. They travel around California to play teams like Occidental College, UCLA, Chapman, and UC Santa Barbara.

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500 E 9th St, Claremont, CA, 91711 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Orange County California Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Sacramento California Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Hawaiian Islands
Where Grads Work
  • Deloitte
  • Google
  • EY
  • Wells Fargo
  • PwC
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • SOURCE Nonprofit Consulting
  • Microsoft
  • Rose Institute of State and Local Government
  • US Army
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Amazon
  • U.S. Department of State
  • University of Southern California
  • Bank of America
What Grads Do
  • Finance
  • Research
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Education
  • Legal
  • Sales
  • Consulting
  • Operations
  • Media and Communication
  • Marketing
  • Business Development
  • Program and Project Management
  • Information Technology
  • Accounting
  • Administrative
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
650 - 740
690 - 780
1390 - 1540
32 - 35
29 - 34
31 - 34

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 680 - 760 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 6,066 2,872 3,194
% Admitted 10% 10% 10%
% Admits That Enroll 52% 53% 52%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 4.05
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  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Social Sciences (41%)
    Econometrics and Quantitative Economics (25%)
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General (14%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (9%)
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (8%)
    International Relations and Affairs (7%)
    Political Science and Government, General (7%)
    Business (7%)
    Accounting (7%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Experimental Psychology (5%)
    Computer Science (4%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (4%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (4%)
    Systems Science and Theory (3%)
    History, General (3%)
    History (3%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$56,475
    Books & Supplies$1,200
    Cost of Living$17,300
    Personal Expenses$1,500
    Sticker Price$76,475

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    52% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship45%$49,354
    Federal Grants19%$5,478
    Pell Grants19%$4,675
    Other Federal19%$802
    State & Local Grants8%$9,084
    Institutional Grants45%$45,436
    Student Loans31%$4,702
    Federal Loans24%$3,727
    Other Loans27%$1,990

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $835 Million $629,469

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $14,500.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $13,000 $154

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.1%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 132 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $72,900

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 3.81 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 85% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 5 4
    Fondling 5 4
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 13 11
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 1
    Arson 2 2

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences focus, no graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Single program-Business
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

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