#415 Overall Influence #42 Desirability Rank

Colgate University

Private liberal arts college

From Wikipedia

Colgate University is a private liberal arts college in Hamilton, New York. The college was founded in 1819 as the Baptist Education Society of the State of New York and operated under that name until 1823, when it was renamed Hamilton Theological and Literary Institution, often called Hamilton College , then Madison College , and its present name since 1890.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

8,583

Acceptance

27%

Graduation Rate

91%

Median SAT Score

1415

Median ACT Score

32

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$59,655

Fees (in-state)

$360

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$9,752
30K - 48K$8,958
48K - 75K$16,525
75K - 110K$24,299
110K+$44,076

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$81,100

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

3K

Under-Grads

3K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

13 Oak Drive, Hamilton NY 13346-1398

What is Colgate 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

#384 World Rank
Literature
#439 World Rank
Biology
#362 World Rank
Education
#303 World Rank
Political Science
#348 World Rank
Philosophy
#314 World Rank
History
#350 World Rank
Psychology
#329 World Rank
Religious Studies
#631 World Rank
Physics
#738 World Rank
Computer Science
#536 World Rank
Economics
#859 World Rank
Chemistry
#765 World Rank
Mathematics
#317 World Rank
Anthropology
#423 World Rank
Sociology
#493 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Other areas of influence

#326 World Rank
Business
#363 World Rank
Law
#363 World Rank
Communications
#458 World Rank
Social Work
#706 World Rank
Medical
#788 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#831 World Rank
Engineering
#1578 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Colgate University's Most influential alumni?

Colgate University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Political Science, History, and Anthropology

Henry D. Edelman

American businessman

Andy Rooney

Andy Rooney

Writer, humorist, television personality

Steven R. Goldstein

American academic

Adonal Foyle

Adonal Foyle

American basketball player

Raymond W. McDaniel Jr.

American businessman

John Howard Raymond

John Howard Raymond

American university president

Tom Dine

American businessman

Armand Zildjian

American musical instrument maker

Andre Lee

American businessman

Michele J. Gelfand

Michele J. Gelfand

Cultural psychologist

Gregory F. Casagrande

American businessman

Scott Abbott

Co-inventor of Trivial Pursuit