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 32 schools located in Portland, Oregon.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
29
Fair
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, Chemistry, Psychology, and Art. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
88%
Good
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.

The student retention rate at Reed College is high at 88% (well above Oregon average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Reed College is very good: 83%.

Student to faculty ratio at Reed College is good -- 9:1. Read more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$50,000
High
Average tuition cost is extremely high, $49,700 a year. The additional fees at Reed College (not included in tuition costs) are around $300, which comes to a total of $50,000 a year.

Read the details about Reed 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
35%
Doable
According to recent data, 5,396 applications were submitted and 1,888 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
$6,600
Medium
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
Unsafe
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 $6,600 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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