#227 Best Colleges in America

Hope College

Holland, Michigan

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Student Population
National Rank
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Location Holland, Michigan
Online hope.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small City
Religious Affiliation Reformed Church in America
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Holland, Michigan, Hope College is a mid-size four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Reformed Church in America faith. In the most recent statistical year 4,362 prospective students applied, and 3,298 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 798 enrolled in the school.  3,032 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 117 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $33,700 plus fees of $310. Hope College is ranked 227 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Very High
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SAT 1110/1330
ACT 23/29
GPA 3.73
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Hope College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$950
Other Fees$310
Room and Board $10,310
Budget for Other Expenses$1,730
Total One Year Cost$47,000

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$47,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
79% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Hope College students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 16%
Business 12%
Psychology 9%
Communication 7%
Physical Sciences 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=170301 IPEDS survey data for Hope College.