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Grinnell College

Grinnell, Iowa

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Overview

Student Population
1,716
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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
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Located in Grinnell, Iowa, Grinnell College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 8,004 prospective students applied, and 1,847 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 460 enrolled in the school.  1,679 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 37 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $53,872 plus fees of $482. Grinnell is ranked 51 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

9/10
Overall
10/10
Academics
10/10
Resources
9/10
Outcomes
10/10
Value

Grinnell is rated within the top 12% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 9 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Grinnell College within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Exceptional
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SAT 1370/1530
ACT 31/34
GPA 3.89
Applications Accepted
23.1% 
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2021
Applicant Competition Very High
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$53,872
Costs for Grinnell College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$482
Room and Board $13,292
Budget for Other Expenses$2,200
Total One Year Cost$70,746

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Outcomes

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.

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