Student Population
National Rank
Oberlin College overview
Location Oberlin, Ohio
Online oberlin.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Oberlin College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Oberlin, Ohio, Oberlin College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 7,762 prospective students applied, and 2,617 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 728 enrolled in the school.  2,816 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 37 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $54,346 plus fees of $706. Oberlin is ranked 60 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
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SAT 1340/1490
ACT 28/33
GPA 3.57
Applications Accepted
Oberlin College overview
Applications Due Jan 15, 2020
Applicant Competition High

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Oberlin College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,958
Other Fees$706
Room and Board $15,668
Budget for Other Expenses$1,958
Total One Year Cost$74,636


Average Salary After 10 Years
$43,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
88% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Oberlin College students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 26%
Social Sciences 13%
Biology 12%
English and Literature 9%
Ethnic Studies 9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=204501 IPEDS survey data for Oberlin College.