Rank: 82

Harvey Mudd College

Claremont, CAhttps://www.hmc.edu
Median SAT/ACT
1490/34
Enrollment
816
Harvey Mudd College is a fairly young college (founded in 1955) with an unfamiliar name that has quickly become a leading science and engineering school. Although it's classified as a liberal arts institution, the college offers only B.S. degrees in biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering, mathematics, and physics. Mudders do take a healthy dose of humanities and social science courses...
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costs
Est. Full Price 2017-2018
$75,000
% of students who get any grants
73%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$37,300
Average price for low-income students
$10,200
Financial Aid from the College
% of students with need who get grants
97%
% of need met
100%
% of students who get merit* grants
24%
Average merit grant
$11,300
student success
Graduation rate
92%
Average time to a degree
4.1 years
Average student debt
$25,463
Average salary within 5 years
$78,300
% of low-income students who become upper middle class
74%
admissions
Acceptance rate
13%
Median SAT/ACT Score
1490/34
SAT/ACT required?
Yes
key deadlines
Early decision application
15-Nov
Regular application
5-Jan

* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, MONEY/College Measures calculations, Equality of Oppourtunity Project.

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Harvey Mudd students have some of the best graduating salaries of all the colleges in the country. We're small, but we get a lot of attention from apple, google, microsoft, etc. It's common for students to get internships at those places, and there are 2 career fairs at Mudd every...
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Although Harvey Mudd is very difficult, and teachers will definitely push you with hard coursework, I've so far rarely felt alone. Teachers are accessible, there are always other classmates to work with and get help from, and the environment feels very positive in general, with a lot of interest in...
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A+, hands down ' Academics is the heart and soul of Mudd culture. Everyone here takes (most) classes very seriously, including the profs. I'm very disappointed when I get a good professor instead of an AWESOME one; I've gotten used to all of them being funny, smart, engaging AND instructive....
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* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, MONEY/College Measures calculations, Equality of Oppourtunity Project.

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