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
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Swarthmore College Swarthmore, PAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $52,178 for State residents and $61,390 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 6.83% and graduation rate is 95.00%. 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
University of Pennsylvania $63,452 5.87% 96% 6:128,038
Swarthmore College $59,328 7.79% 94% 8:11,651
Average$52,178 / $61,3906.83%95.00%7.00:114,845