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Whittier College

Whittier College

13406 E Philadelphia Street
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 907-4205

Whittier College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1887. This school is in the suburbs of Whittier, California. Students are offered 26 degrees at the bachelors level, two degrees at the masters level, and one doctoral level degree by it. In 2010, 2,288 students sought degrees from the 29 programs at this school. This liberal arts college offers subjects including political science and english. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities. This small school is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

Admission

2,911 students applied for admission to this school in 2010. It admitted just over two-thirds of the applicants or 2,038 students. 58% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

2,911 students applied for admission to this school in 2010. It admitted just over two-thirds of the applicants or 2,038 students. 58% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 70%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 72%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 69%

Student Demographics

This school had 2,288 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school had 2,288 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1075
  • Total Enrolled Female: 1213
  • Undergraduate Male: 734
  • Undergraduate Female: 796
  • Graduate Male: 349
  • Graduate Female: 409
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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