Kalamazoo College: Review & Facts

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Kalamazoo College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,445 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1833 and is one of the 4 schools and colleges located in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
27
Fair
Bachelor's degree is available at Kalamazoo College.

Kalamazoo College deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 27 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Psychology, Business, Sociology and Anthropology, and English and Literature. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
92%
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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Kalamazoo College is very high at 92% (well above Michigan average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Kalamazoo College is good - 78%.

Student to faculty ratio at Kalamazoo College is pretty good: 13:1. Learn more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$43,100
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high - around $42,600 per year. The additional fees at Kalamazoo College not covered by tuition are approximately $500, which comes to a total of $43,100 a year.

Read the details about Kalamazoo 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
72%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 2,455 applications were submitted and 1,759 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

This school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Kalamazoo College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,300
Medium
Kalamazoo College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Kalamazoo 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
D-
Unsafe
Kalamazoo College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 900 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- about $4,300 a year.

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

Kalamazoo College Location and Maps



Post Address: Kalamazoo College, 1200 Academy St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006-3295, USA
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