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Harvey Mudd College
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  • 4 Year
  • CLAREMONT, CA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Value
    grade A+
  3. Diversity
    grade A+
  4. Campus
    grade C
  5. Athletics
    grade unavailable
  6. Party Scene
    grade B+
  7. Professors
    grade A+
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade B

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Harvey Mudd is a highly rated private college located in Claremont, California in the Los Angeles Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 821 undergraduate students. Admissions is extremely competitive as the Harvey Mudd acceptance rate is 14%. Popular majors include Engineering, Computational and Applied Mathematics, and Computer Science. Graduating 93% of students, Harvey Mudd alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $72,500.

About

301 PLATT BLVD.
CLAREMONT, CA 91711
Athletic Division
No data available  
Athletic Conference
Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

Harvey Mudd College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

HMC Admissions

Acceptance Rate
14%
Application Deadline
January 5
SAT Range
1490-1570
ACT Range
34-35
Application Fee
$70
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Considered but not required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$37,192 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$42,347 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
71%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
8:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
100%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 12 responses
80%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 15 responses
0%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 15 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
821 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
33
Undergrads Over 25
0%
Pell Grant
14%
Varsity Athletes
No data available  
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 6 responses
  • Nerds obsessed with science
    33%
  • Privileged kids who don't care about the world
    33%
  • Depressed
    17%
  • smart and driven
    17%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
100%
Poll
100%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 13 responses
Poll
71%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports. 17 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 11 responses
  • Very challenging but rewarding
    64%
  • Isolated and very focused on work
    36%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$88,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
93%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 6 responses

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