Reed College: Review & Facts

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Reed College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,455 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1908 and is one of the 34 schools located in Portland, Oregon.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
29
At Reed College you can obtain your bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Reed College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 29 majors. The most popular concentrations are English and Literature, Biology, Sociology and Anthropology, Psychology, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
92%
The student retention rate at Reed College is very high at 92% (well above Oregon average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Reed College is good: 78%.

Student to faculty ratio at Reed College is good -- 10:1. Read more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$44,500
Average tuition cost is extremely high, $44,200 a year. The additional fees at Reed College (not included in tuition costs) are around $300, which comes to a total of $44,500 a year.

Read the details about Reed College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
36%
According to recent data, 3,131 applications were submitted and 1,125 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get admitted at this school.

This school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Reed College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,000
Reed College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Reed College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Reed College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,000 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: roughly $6,000 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Reed College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Reed College Location and Maps



Post Address: Reed College, 3203 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97202-8199, USA
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