Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 2 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 2 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Amherst CollegeAmherst, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Soka University of AmericaAliso Viejo, CAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $43,043 for State residents and $47,658 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 32.00% and graduation rate is 91.00%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
Key Facts Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
Amherst College $61,150 12% 95% 7:11,745
Soka University of America $34,166 52% 87% 8:1403
Average$43,043 / $47,65832.00%91.00%7.50:11,074