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Amherst vs. Claremont McKenna

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Amherst CollegeAmherst, MA
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Claremont McKenna CollegeClaremont, CA
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Rankings*
Private (not-for-profit), four-years
Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
School TypePrivate (not-for-profit), four-years
Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
Offered Degrees
Bachelor'sOffered DegreeBachelor's, Master's
Tuition & Fees
expensive$61,150Undergraduate Tuitioncheaper$58,111
-Graduate Tuition$64,288
More$54,908Average Financial Aid AmountLess$48,767
Admission
Lower1,460 SAT
33 ACT
Test ScoresHigher1,475 SAT
34 ACT
Tighter8.74%Acceptance RateEasier11.24%
Lower42.08%Yield
(Enrollment Rate)
Favorable56.56%
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
TOEFL
Application Requirements
(Required or Recommended to submit)
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Admission Test Scores
Accepted CreditsAdvanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for Military Training
Enrollment
Larger1,745Total EnrollmentSmaller1,264
Larger1,745Undergraduate Student PopulationSmaller1,262
-Graduate Student Population2
Smaller1,108Online Student PopulationLarger1,264
Completion & Outcomes
Lower92%Graduate RateHigher93%
4%Transfer-out Rate-
Higher91%Retention RateLower87%
Special Learning Opportunity
ROTC
Study Abroad
Teacher Certificate
Special learning OpportunityROTC
Study Abroad
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 1,837)Campus Housing✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 1,236)
✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $6,750)Board/Meal Plan✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $7,715)
Faculties
Less Students per Faculty7 to 1Student to Faculty RatioMore Students per Faculty8 to 1
279Number of faculties179
Lower$121,414Average Faculty SalaryHigher$133,104
*Ranking data is from College Evaluator.