#578 Overall Influence #1196 Desirability Rank

Calvin University

Private Christian university in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

From Wikipedia

Calvin University, formerly Calvin College, is a private Christian university in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Founded in 1876, Calvin University is an educational institution of the Christian Reformed Church and stands in the Reformed tradition of Protestantism. Known as Calvin College for most of its history, the school is named after John Calvin, the 16th-century Protestant Reformer.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

3,199

Acceptance

73%

Graduation Rate

75%

Median SAT Score

1250

Median ACT Score

27

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$36,100

Fees (in-state)

$200

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$21,344
30K - 48K$21,920
48K - 75K$23,773
75K - 110K$26,778
110K+$30,868

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$48,700

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

4K

Under-Grads

4K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

3201 Burton Street SE, Grand Rapids MI 49546

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

22 per 100K

Violent Crime

7 per 100K

What is Calvin University 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

#151 World Rank
Philosophy
#264 World Rank
Business
#117 World Rank
Religious Studies
#923 World Rank
Literature
#934 World Rank
Computer Science
#3329 World Rank
Education
#2369 World Rank
Engineering
#1223 World Rank
Physics
#1683 World Rank
History
#1550 World Rank
Communications
#1382 World Rank
Psychology
#3129 World Rank
Biology
#3592 World Rank
Political Science
#2283 World Rank
Chemistry
#6047 World Rank
Medical
#5624 World Rank
Mathematics
#5875 World Rank
Economics
#3538 World Rank
Sociology
#5857 World Rank
Nursing
#7916 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#4217 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are Calvin University's Most influential alumni?

Calvin University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Philosophy, Business, and Religious Studies

Howard Bushouse

Researcher

Mark A. Yarhouse

American psychologist

Robert P. Swierenga

Historian specializing nineteenth century American land and immigration history

Ken Rozenboom

Politician

Gerald Van Woerkom

American politician

Hans Halvorson

Philosopher

William Van Regenmorter

American politician

Gerben J Zylstra

Researcher

John Kooiker

John Kooiker

American politician

Jeffrey A Christians

Researcher

Michael Groen

American Marine Corps general

Winnie Brinks

American politician