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Macalester College


Overview

Student Population
2,136
Best Colleges National Rank
#71
 Location Saint Paul, Minnesota
 Online macalester.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Size Small
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad

Located in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Macalester College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA) faith. In the most recent statistical year 5,900 prospective students applied, and 2,394 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 543 enrolled in the school.  2,093 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 43 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $52,234 plus fees of $230. Macalester College is ranked 71 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Exceptional
Test Scores
SAT ACT
SAT1360/1510
ACT29/32
Applications Accepted
40.6%
Applications DueJan 15, 2019
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$52,234
Costs for Macalester College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,145
Other Fees$230
Room and Board $11,672
Budget for Other Expenses$999
Total One Year Cost$66,280

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$54,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
87% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Macalester College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 27%
Foreign Languages 10%
General Studies 8%
Mathematics 6%
Biology 6%