Bryn Mawr College
#181 Overall Influence#119 Desirability Rank

Bryn Mawr College

Historically women's liberal arts college in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, US

Bryn Mawr College is a women’s liberal arts college in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. Founded as a Quaker institution in 1885, Bryn Mawr is one of the Seven Sister colleges and the Tri-College Consortium. The college has an enrollment of about 1,350 undergraduate students and 450 graduate students. It was the first women’s college to offer graduate education through a PhD.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

3,166

Acceptance

34%

Graduation Rate

83%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$51,130

Fees (in-state)

$1,230

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$8,289
30K-48K$14,753
48K-75K$21,857
75K-110K$23,869
110K+$43,591

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$61,000

Employed

86%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

101 N Merion Avenue, Bryn Mawr PA 19010

What is Bryn Mawr 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

#90 World Rank #32 USA Rank
Mathematics
#47 World Rank #39 USA Rank
Social Work
#82 World Rank #44 USA Rank
Anthropology
#141 World Rank #59 USA Rank
Literature
#163 World Rank #61 USA Rank
Philosophy
#173 World Rank #63 USA Rank
Chemistry
#122 World Rank #65 USA Rank
Biology
#193 World Rank #70 USA Rank
Physics
#268 World Rank #93 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#169 World Rank #99 USA Rank
Psychology
#170 World Rank #101 USA Rank
Political Science
#233 World Rank #105 USA Rank
Sociology
#247 World Rank #108 USA Rank
Economics
#193 World Rank #109 USA Rank
History
#227 World Rank #116 USA Rank
Medical
#348 World Rank #149 USA Rank
Computer Science
#334 World Rank #164 USA Rank
Religious Studies

Other areas of influence

#119 World Rank #89 USA Rank
Nursing
#153 World Rank #93 USA Rank
Education
#306 World Rank #156 USA Rank
Law
#340 World Rank #226 USA Rank
Business
#408 World Rank #297 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#481 World Rank #183 USA Rank
Engineering
#537 World Rank #341 USA Rank
Communications

Influential People

Who are Bryn Mawr College's Most influential alumni?

Bryn Mawr College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Anthropology, and Mathematics. Bryn Mawr College’s most academically influential people include Katharine Hepburn, Marianne Moore, and A. S. Byatt.

Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn

American actress

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Marianne Moore
Marianne Moore

American poet and writer

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A. S. Byatt
A. S. Byatt

English fiction writer and critic

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Harriet Brooks
Harriet Brooks

Canadian nuclear physicist

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H.D.
H.D.

American Imagist poet

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Elaine Showalter

American literary critic, feminist, and writer on cultural and social issues

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Drew Gilpin Faust
Drew Gilpin Faust

American historian, president of Harvard University

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Nettie Stevens
Nettie Stevens

American geneticist

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Frederica de Laguna
Frederica de Laguna

American ethnologist, anthropologist, and archaeologist

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Martha Gellhorn
Martha Gellhorn

Journalist from the United States

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Renata Adler

American author, journalist and film critic

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Rosabeth Moss Kanter
Rosabeth Moss Kanter

American economist

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