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Grinnell College

Grinnell, Iowa

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National Rank
Grinnell College overview
Location Grinnell, Iowa
Online grinnell.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Remote Town
Grinnell College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Grinnell, Iowa, Grinnell College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 7,349 prospective students applied, and 1,792 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 463 enrolled in the school.  1,679 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 37 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $51,924 plus fees of $468. Grinnell is ranked 44 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1370/1530
ACT 30/34
GPA 3.89
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2021
Applicant Competition Very High

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Grinnell College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$468
Room and Board $12,810
Budget for Other Expenses$2,200
Total One Year Cost$68,302

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$59,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
88% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Grinnell College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 27%
Foreign Languages 12%
Biology 11%
History 8%
Physical Sciences 8%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=153384 IPEDS survey data for Grinnell College.