Bates College
#501 Overall Influence#74 Desirability Rank

Bates College

University in Maine, United States

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Bates College is a private liberal arts college in Lewiston, Maine. It is equidistant from the state capital, Augusta, to the north, and the cultural hub Portland to the south. Anchored by the Historic Quad, the campus of Bates totals with a small urban campus which includes 33 Victorian Houses as some of the dormitories. It maintains of nature preserve known as the "Bates-Morse Mountain" near Campbell Island and a coastal center on Atkins Bay. With an annual enrollment of approximately 1,800 students, it is the smallest college in its athletic conference. As a result of its small student body, Bates retains selective admission rates and little to no transfer percentages. The nominal cost of attendance is considered very high with tuition frequently among the most expensive in the United States.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

7,696

Acceptance

14%

Graduation Rate

92%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$55,683

Fees (in-state)

$0

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$4,618
30K-48K$9,039
48K-75K$14,782
75K-110K$20,124
110K+$44,330

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$74,300

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

2 Andrews Road, Lewiston ME 04240

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

20 per 100k

Violent Crime

2 per 100k

What is Bates College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#351 World Rank
Literature
#338 World Rank
Political Science
#582 World Rank
Engineering
#343 World Rank
History
#767 World Rank
Biology
#537 World Rank
Philosophy
#420 World Rank
Economics
#654 World Rank
Mathematics
#496 World Rank
Religious Studies
#744 World Rank
Physics
#584 World Rank
Psychology
#931 World Rank
Chemistry
#443 World Rank
Anthropology
#616 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#643 World Rank
Sociology

Influential People

Who are Bates College's Most influential alumni?

Bates College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Political Science, and Engineering. Bates College’s most academically influential people include John Irwin Hutchinson, Darrell Crate, and Ann Turner .

John Irwin Hutchinson

American mathematician

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Darrell Crate

American businessman

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Ann Turner

American poet and children's author

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Maria Bamford
Maria Bamford

American actress

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John F. Davis

American lawyer and academic

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Thomas J. Connolly

American lawyer

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Art Agnos

American politician

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David Chokachi
David Chokachi

American actor

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Edward C. Hayes

American sociologist

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Andrew Gruel
Andrew Gruel

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Scott Wilson

Judge

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Enoch Foster
Enoch Foster

American judge

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