Student Population
Whittier College overview
Location Whittier, California
Online whittier.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Whittier College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Whittier, California, Whittier College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,220 prospective students applied, and 4,724 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 512 enrolled in the school.  1,779 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 73 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $47,496 plus fees of $590. Whittier College is ranked 593 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Whittier College overview
SAT 1030/1210
ACT 20/25
GPA 3.47
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Whittier College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$590
Room and Board $13,742
Budget for Other Expenses$1,000
Total One Year Cost$63,828


Average Salary After 10 Years
$47,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
55% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Whittier College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 22%
Business 17%
Psychology 8%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 8%
Biology 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=125763 IPEDS survey data for Whittier College.