Earlham College: Review & Facts

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Earlham College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,070 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1847 and is one of the 4 colleges located in Richmond, Indiana.

Earlham College is affiliated with Friends Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
40
Fair
Bachelor's degree and master's degree are available at Earlham College.

Earlham College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 40 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Political Science, Education, Psychology, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
81%
Good
It is important 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 usually a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Earlham College is high at 81% (well above Indiana average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Earlham College is good - 72%.

Student to faculty ratio at Earlham College is good, 9:1. Learn more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$44,400
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high, $43,500 per year. The additional fees at Earlham College beyond tuition are around $900, which makes it a total of $44,400 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
62%
According to government data, 2,549 applications were submitted and 1,571 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Earlham College is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $150.00. The first-professional application fee is $35.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Earlham College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (765) 983-1200 or check Earlham College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,600
Medium
Earlham College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Earlham 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
Unsafe
Earlham College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,000 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: nearly $4,600 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Earlham College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Earlham College Location and Maps



Post Address: Earlham College, 801 National Rd West, Richmond, Indiana 47374-4095, USA
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