#6 Best Private Colleges in California

Scripps College

Claremont, California

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Student Population
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Location Claremont, California
Online scrippscollege.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Claremont, California, Scripps College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 3,160 prospective students applied, and 766 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 252 enrolled in the school.  1,063 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 8 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $54,806 plus fees of $218. Scripps College is ranked 45 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Scripps College is rated within the top 10% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 10 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
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SAT 1300/1480
ACT 30/33
GPA 4.13
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Very High

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Scripps College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$218
Room and Board $16,932
Budget for Other Expenses$1,000
Total One Year Cost$73,756

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$59,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
88% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Scripps College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 16%
Ethnic Studies 15%
Biology 11%
Psychology 10%
Visual and Performing Arts 10%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=123165 IPEDS survey data for Scripps College.

Current students may use the Scripps College GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.