Claremont McKenna College Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Claremont McKenna College is 8:1, and the school has 83 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Claremont McKenna College include: Economics, General; Political Science and Government, General; Psychology, General; International Relations and Affairs; and History, General. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 95.3 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Humanities Foreign languages
Mathematics Sciences (biological or physical)
English (including composition) History
Philosophy Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 8:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Economics, General 30%
Political Science and Government, General 15%
Psychology, General 15%
International Relations and Affairs 10%
History, General 8%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's, Master's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience N/A
Undergraduate research/creative projects N/A
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program Yes
Institution is SOC Member No
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit No

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 95%
4-year graduation rate 87%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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