Elmira College
#1742 Overall Influence#916 Desirability Rank

Elmira College

Liberal arts college in Elmira, New York

Elmira College Rankings

    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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