Elmira College
#1742 Overall Influence#916 Desirability Rank

Elmira College

Liberal arts college in Elmira, New York

About This School

How does this school stack up?

Elmira College is a private, coeducational liberal arts college in Elmira, New York. Founded as a college for women in 1855, it is the oldest existing college granting degrees to women that were the equivalent of those given to men. Elmira College became coeducational in all of its programs in 1969. The college has an enrollment of under 850 students.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,110

Acceptance

84%

Graduation Rate

60%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$41,900

Fees (in-state)

$0

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$18,260
30K-48K$19,993
48K-75K$22,470
75K-110K$25,390
110K+$28,275

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$48,500

Employed

93%

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

One Park Place, Elmira NY 14901

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

38k per 100k

Violent Crime

3k per 100k

What is Elmira 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

#986 World Rank #328 USA Rank
Economics
#967 World Rank #341 USA Rank
Chemistry
#813 World Rank #435 USA Rank
Psychology
#1120 World Rank #453 USA Rank
Medical
#1515 World Rank #471 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#1162 World Rank #473 USA Rank
Sociology
#1217 World Rank #533 USA Rank
Biology
#1031 World Rank #621 USA Rank
Nursing
#1775 World Rank #658 USA Rank
Literature
#2063 World Rank #697 USA Rank
Mathematics
#1634 World Rank #743 USA Rank
Education
#1464 World Rank #798 USA Rank
Business
#1899 World Rank #877 USA Rank
Political Science
#1971 World Rank #1105 USA Rank
History
#2364 World Rank #1596 USA Rank
Criminal Justice

Other areas of influence

#1199 World Rank #688 USA Rank
Communications
#1367 World Rank #669 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#1614 World Rank #455 USA Rank
Physics
#2575 World Rank #1193 USA Rank
Law
#3037 World Rank #907 USA Rank
Engineering

Influential People

Who are Elmira College's Most influential alumni?

Elmira College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, Chemistry, and Economics. Elmira College’s most academically influential people include Olivia Langdon Clemens, Mary Abel, and Fay Kanin.

Olivia Langdon Clemens
Olivia Langdon Clemens

Wife of Mark Twain

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Mary Abel

American writer

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Fay Kanin
Fay Kanin

American screenwriter, playwright and producer, born 1917

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Roberta Baskin

Journalist

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John M. Carmody
John M. Carmody

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Charlotte Blake Brown
Charlotte Blake Brown

American physician

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Sheila Williams
Sheila Williams

Science fiction editor

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Frances Linfield
Frances Linfield

Social activist

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Julia Boyer Reinstein
Julia Boyer Reinstein

American teacher and historian

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Ruth Carol Taylor

American nurse

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Wilhelmina Holladay

American art collector and philanthropist

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Catherine J. Personius

American food scientist

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