Overview

Student Population
1,712
National Rank
#41
Grinnell College overview
Location Grinnell, Iowa
Online grinnell.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad

Located in Grinnell, Iowa, Grinnell College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 5,850 prospective students applied, and 1,689 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 447 enrolled in the school.  1,662 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 50 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $50,014 plus fees of $700. Grinnell is ranked 41 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Elite 
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SAT 1370/1540
ACT 30/34
Applications Accepted
28.9% 
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2020
Applicant Competition High

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$50,014
Costs for Grinnell College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$700
Room and Board $12,400
Budget for Other Expenses$2,200
Total One Year Cost$66,214

Outcomes

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

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%

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