Earlham College
#611 Overall Influence#963 Desirability Rank

Earlham College

College in Richmond, Indiana

Earlham College is a private liberal arts college in Richmond, Indiana. The college was established in 1847 by the Religious Society of Friends and has a strong focus on Quaker values such as integrity, a commitment to peace and social justice, mutual respect, and community decision-making. It is primarily a residential undergraduate college but it offers a Master of Arts in Teaching and has an affiliated graduate seminary, the Earlham School of Religion, which offers three master’s degrees: a Master of Divinity, Master of Ministry, and Master of Arts in Religion.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,119

Acceptance

65%

Graduation Rate

71%

Median SAT Score

1270

Median ACT Score

28

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$45,500

Fees (in-state)

$950

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$15,973
30K-48K$13,912
48K-75K$18,326
75K-110K$20,807
110K+$28,232

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$39,200

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

801 National Rd West, Richmond IN 47374-4095

What is Earlham 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

#232 World Rank #89 USA Rank
Chemistry
#376 World Rank #125 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#398 World Rank #134 USA Rank
Physics
#409 World Rank #185 USA Rank
Anthropology
#417 World Rank #187 USA Rank
Biology
#522 World Rank #221 USA Rank
Sociology
#575 World Rank #222 USA Rank
Philosophy
#649 World Rank #254 USA Rank
Literature
#745 World Rank #265 USA Rank
Mathematics
#739 World Rank #266 USA Rank
Engineering
#676 World Rank #269 USA Rank
Computer Science
#577 World Rank #285 USA Rank
Political Science
#638 World Rank #301 USA Rank
Education
#609 World Rank #321 USA Rank
Psychology
#1003 World Rank #331 USA Rank
Economics
#627 World Rank #347 USA Rank
History
#762 World Rank #380 USA Rank
Religious Studies

Other areas of influence

#525 World Rank #306 USA Rank
Social Work
#796 World Rank #394 USA Rank
Law
#821 World Rank #479 USA Rank
Business
#860 World Rank #507 USA Rank
Communications
#1000 World Rank #602 USA Rank
Nursing
#1406 World Rank #586 USA Rank
Medical
#1682 World Rank #1199 USA Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are Earlham College's Most influential alumni?

Earlham College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Chemistry, Earth Sciences, and Physics. Earlham College’s most academically influential people include Harold Urey, Wendell Meredith Stanley, and Mat Johnson.

Harold Urey
Harold Urey

American physical chemist

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Wendell Meredith Stanley
Wendell Meredith Stanley

American biochemist

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Mat Johnson
Mat Johnson

Writer

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Manning Marable
Manning Marable

American professor of public affairs and African American studies at Columbia University and biographer

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Mary Haas
Mary Haas

American linguist; studied historical linguistics

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Margaret Hamilton
Margaret Hamilton

American NASA scientist and mathematician

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Warder Clyde Allee
Warder Clyde Allee

American zoologist and ecologist

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Zitkala-Sa
Zitkala-Sa

Yankton Dakota writer

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Carl W. Ackerman
Carl W. Ackerman

American journalist, first dean of the Columbia School of Journalism

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John Turitzin

American businessman

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Michael Shellenberger
Michael Shellenberger

American writer and environmental policy advocate

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Jonathan Clark Rogers
Jonathan Clark Rogers

President of the University of Georgia

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