Claremont Graduate University
#378 Overall Influence

Claremont Graduate University

University located in Claremont, California, United States

Claremont Graduate University Rankings

From Wikipedia

Claremont Graduate University is a private, all-graduate research university in Claremont, California. Founded in 1925, CGU is a member of the Claremont Colleges which includes five undergraduate and two graduate institutions of higher education.

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150 E Tenth St, Claremont CA 91711-6160

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

26 per 100k

Violent Crime

2 per 100k

What is Claremont Graduate 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

#63 World Rank #27 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#192 World Rank #73 USA Rank
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Political Science
#488 World Rank #162 USA Rank
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Other areas of influence

#329 World Rank #149 USA Rank
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Criminal Justice
#630 World Rank #255 USA Rank
Computer Science
#710 World Rank #413 USA Rank
Social Work
#737 World Rank #365 USA Rank
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Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are Claremont Graduate University's Most influential alumni?

Claremont Graduate University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Psychology, and Philosophy. Claremont Graduate University’s most academically influential people include David Ray Griffin, Bhikkhu Bodhi, and John G. West.

David Ray Griffin
David Ray Griffin

American philosopher

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Bhikkhu Bodhi
Bhikkhu Bodhi

American Buddhist monk and scholar

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John G. West
John G. West

Intelligent design advocate

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Craig A. Evans

American biblical scholar

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Arthur Janov
Arthur Janov

American psychologist

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James Turrell
James Turrell

American artist

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Gary Chartier
Gary Chartier

American legal scholar

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Elizabeth Castelli

Author and Professor Of Religion at Barnard College

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Thomas Jay Oord
Thomas Jay Oord

American philosopher

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Arif Zaman

Pakistani mathematician

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Marvin A. Sweeney


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Gary Westfahl

American academic

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