#414 Overall Influence #85 Desirability Rank

Hamilton College

Private college in Clinton, New York

From Wikipedia

Hamilton College is a private liberal arts college in Clinton, New York. It was founded as Hamilton-Oneida Academy in 1793 and was chartered as Hamilton College in 1812 in honor of inaugural trustee Alexander Hamilton. Hamilton has been coeducational since 1978, when it merged with its coordinate sister school Kirkland College.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

7,443

Acceptance

18%

Graduation Rate

91%

Median SAT Score

1445

Median ACT Score

33

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$57,930

Fees (in-state)

$580

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$7,942
30K - 48K$11,385
48K - 75K$17,205
75K - 110K$24,058
110K+$41,786

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$74,300

Employed

91%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

198 College Hill Rd, Clinton NY 13323

What is Hamilton 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

#122 World Rank
Literature
#200 World Rank
Psychology
#565 World Rank
Philosophy
#1450 World Rank
Biology
#695 World Rank
Economics
#744 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1111 World Rank
Mathematics
#1034 World Rank
History
#1356 World Rank
Political Science
#918 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#906 World Rank
Sociology
#4070 World Rank
Computer Science
#3233 World Rank
Chemistry
#3375 World Rank
Physics
#1765 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#203 World Rank
Communications
#243 World Rank
Law
#882 World Rank
Business
#1374 World Rank
Medical
#1454 World Rank
Education
#1733 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2032 World Rank
Social Work
#2812 World Rank
Engineering
#3956 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Hamilton College's Most influential alumni?

Hamilton College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Psychology, and Communications

Tony Goldwyn

Tony Goldwyn

American actor and director

Kevin Burns

Kevin Burns

American television and film producer, director, and screenwriter

David Shepard

American film preservationist

Steve Wulf

American print editor

Benjamin A. Elman

American historian

Efthymios Christodoulou

Greek economist

Steve Culbertson

Nonprofit executive

John V. Byrne

John V. Byrne

American marine geologist and academic

Alfred Prettyman

American philosopher and publisher

Michael R. Meyer

American journalist and writer

David K. Backus

American economist

J. Carter Bacot

President of The Bank of New York