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Whittier College

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Acceptance Rate 72 %
SAT Average 1,129
Tuition & Fees $49,514
Student Population 1,564
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $31,944

Academic Overview

Whittier College is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Whittier, California. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $49,514 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,564 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 72% and the graduation rate is 63% last year.
The salary after graduation from Whittier College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $50,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Whittier College are $49,514. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $14,742 on average.
Whittier College 2021 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$49,514
Graduate$14,742
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Whittier. The acceptance rate of Whittier is 72% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 12%. The average graduation rate is 63% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $31,944 and 95% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,564 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Whittier College is 72 %.
Acceptance Rate
72%
Graduation Rate for Whittier College is 63 %
Graduation Rate
63%
Retention Rate for Whittier College is 76 %
Retention Rate
76%
Student Population for Whittier College is 1,564
Student Population
1,564
Student to Faculty Ratio for Whittier College is 11 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
11 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $31,944 at Whittier College.
Financial Aid Amount
$31,944

Offered Degrees

Whittier offers 34 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree320
Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Whittier College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:831)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,304)

Veterans Benefits

Whittier College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges