#247 Overall Influence #119 Desirability Rank

Bryn Mawr College

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

From Wikipedia

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, a group of elite, historically women's colleges in the United States, and the Tri-College Consortium along with Haverford College and the University of Pennsylvania. 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

3,311

Acceptance

38%

Graduation Rate

85%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$53,180

Fees (in-state)

$1,260

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$13,226
30K - 48K$9,007
48K - 75K$18,848
75K - 110K$28,250
110K+$45,520

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

#111 World Rank
Literature
#166 World Rank
Mathematics
#230 World Rank
Biology
#241 World Rank
Philosophy
#159 World Rank
History
#67 World Rank
Anthropology
#275 World Rank
Political Science
#215 World Rank
Psychology
#426 World Rank
Medical
#424 World Rank
Chemistry
#392 World Rank
Physics
#378 World Rank
Economics
#206 World Rank
Sociology
#180 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#549 World Rank
Religious Studies
#814 World Rank
Computer Science
#119 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#186 World Rank
Education
#234 World Rank
Nursing
#246 World Rank
Communications
#389 World Rank
Law
#479 World Rank
Business
#595 World Rank
Engineering
#810 World Rank
Criminal Justice

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 Anthropology, Literature, and Social Work

Jeannette Piccard

Jeannette Piccard

American balloonist, scientist, teacher and priest

Margaret M. Morrow

United States federal judge

Vivien A. Schmidt

Vivien A. Schmidt

American academic

Virginia Ragsdale

Virginia Ragsdale

American mathematician

Jennifer Westhoven

American journalist

Carolyn Cohen

Biologist

Lily Ross Taylor

American historian

Anne Gillespie Shaw

Anne Gillespie Shaw

Engineer and entrepreneur

Catherine Clarke Fenselau

Catherine Clarke Fenselau

American scientist

Helen Cam

British historian

Dorothy Schiff

Dorothy Schiff

American newspaper publisher

Esther Lape

Esther Lape

American journalist and suffrage activist