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Swarthmore College

Swarthmore College

500 College Ave
Swarthmore, PA 19081
(610) 328-8000

Swarthmore College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1864. This school is in the suburbs of Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. It offers subjects including history and science. Students are offered 74 bachelors level degrees by this school. In 2010, 1,524 students sought degrees from the 74 programs at Swarthmore. Swarthmore is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Swarthmore is one of 43 liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania.

Admission

6,041 students applied to this liberal arts college for admission in 2010. Swarthmore admitted approximately 16% of applicants or 967 students. Over half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

6,041 students applied to this liberal arts college for admission in 2010. Swarthmore admitted approximately 16% of applicants or 967 students. Over half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 16%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 14%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 19%

Student Demographics

In 2010, 1,524 students were enrolled at this liberal arts college.

Student Demographics

In 2010, 1,524 students were enrolled at this liberal arts college.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 747
  • Total Enrolled Female: 777
  • Undergraduate Male: 747
  • Undergraduate Female: 777

Faculty Demographics

230 teachers work for this liberal arts college. About 82% of faculty are full-time and 41 out of 230 instructors are part-time. 101 out of 230 faculty are female.

Faculty Demographics

230 teachers work for this liberal arts college. About 82% of faculty are full-time and 41 out of 230 instructors are part-time. 101 out of 230 faculty are female.

  • Male: 129
  • Female: 101
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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