Student Population
Bowdoin College overview
Location Brunswick, Maine
Online bowdoin.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Bowdoin College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad

Located in Brunswick, Maine, Bowdoin College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 7,251 prospective students applied, and 988 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 501 enrolled in the school.  1,813 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $53,418 plus fees of $504. Bowdoin College is ranked 567 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Very High

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Bowdoin College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$840
Other Fees$504
Room and Board $14,698
Budget for Other Expenses$1,250
Total One Year Cost$70,710


Average Salary After 10 Years
$75,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
92% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Bowdoin College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 28%
Biology 17%
Foreign Languages 9%
Natural Resources Conservation 7%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=161004 IPEDS survey data for Bowdoin College.