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Mount Holyoke College

South Hadley, Massachusetts

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Overview

Student Population
2,040
Mount Holyoke College overview
Location South Hadley, Massachusetts
Online mtholyoke.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Mount Holyoke College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in South Hadley, Massachusetts, Mount Holyoke College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 3,480 prospective students applied, and 1,826 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 456 enrolled in the school.  1,912 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 128 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $54,400 plus fees of $218. MHC is ranked 72 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

9/10
Overall
10/10
Academics
10/10
Resources
8/10
Outcomes
10/10
Value

MHC is rated within the top 18% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 9 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Mount Holyoke College within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High
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SAT 1270/1500
ACT 27/30
Weighted GPA 3.87
Applications Accepted
52.5% 
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2022
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $60

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$54,400
Costs for Mount Holyoke College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,000
Other Fees$218
Room and Board $16,020
Budget for Other Expenses$2,000
Total One Year Cost$74,638

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$50,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
85% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Mount Holyoke College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 27%
Biology 10%
English and Literature 9%
Psychology 8%
Foreign Languages 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=166939 IPEDS survey data for Mount Holyoke College.

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