Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo College

Kalamazoo
#1396 / #412
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#566
Most Desirable School
Private liberal-arts college in Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA

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About Kalamazoo College

According to Wikipedia, Kalamazoo College is a private liberal arts college in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Founded in 1833 by Baptist ministers as the Michigan and Huron Institute, Kalamazoo is the oldest private college in the U.S. state of Michigan. From 1840 to 1850, the institute operated as the Kalamazoo Branch of the University of Michigan. After receiving its charter from the state in 1855, the institute changed its name to Kalamazoo College.

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Kalamazoo College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation Rate
3,35080%76%

How Much Does Kalamazoo College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$54,522
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$17,814
30K - 48K$17,846
48K - 75K$20,760
75K - 110K$25,847
110K+$29,905

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Kalamazoo College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Kalamazoo College, then you can expect to earn an average of $54,400 per year.

Kalamazoo College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-Grads
1,4841,484

Where is Kalamazoo College?

Kalamazoo College is located at 1200 Academy St, Kalamazoo MI 49006-3295

How Safe is Kalamazoo College?

Kalamazoo has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Kalamazoo College Known For?

Kalamazoo College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Kalamazoo College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Economics
#808
World Rank
#819
Historical Rank
#177
USA Rank
economics Degrees
Political Science
#1124
World Rank
#1137
Historical Rank
#282
USA Rank
political-science Degrees
Literature
#827
World Rank
#825
Historical Rank
#283
USA Rank
literature Degrees
Chemistry
#1685
World Rank
#1710
Historical Rank
#321
USA Rank
chemistry Degrees
Sociology
#1271
World Rank
#1281
Historical Rank
#358
USA Rank
sociology Degrees
Biology
#1443
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#1462
Historical Rank
#359
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biology Degrees
Mathematics
#1508
World Rank
#1557
Historical Rank
#363
USA Rank
math Degrees
Philosophy
#1263
World Rank
#1320
Historical Rank
#381
USA Rank
philosophy Degrees
Physics
#1826
World Rank
#1851
Historical Rank
#405
USA Rank
physics Degrees
Computer Science
#2084
World Rank
#2088
Historical Rank
#445
USA Rank
computer-science Degrees
History
#1375
World Rank
#1388
Historical Rank
#480
USA Rank
history Degrees
Business
#2212
World Rank
#2216
Historical Rank
#593
USA Rank
business Degrees
Psychology
#1631
World Rank
#1644
Historical Rank
#631
USA Rank
psychology Degrees
Religious Studies
#3912
World Rank
#3925
Historical Rank
#846
USA Rank
religious-studies-hub Degrees

Who Are Kalamazoo College's Most Influential Alumni?

Kalamazoo College's most influential alumni include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Economics, and Literature. Here are some of Kalamazoo College's most famous alumni:

Robert J. Shiller
Robert J. Shiller
An American economist.
David Easton
David Easton
A Canadian academic .
Alice Dreger
Alice Dreger
An American bioethicist.
John E. Sarno
An American physician and professor.
Kafū Nagai
Kafū Nagai
A Japanese writer .
Teju Cole
Teju Cole
An American writer.
Kenneth G. Elzinga
An American economist and writer.
David Heath
An American mathematician.
Peter Tippett
Peter Tippett
An American information security researcher.
Tracy Camp
Tracy Camp
An American computer scientist.
Thomas F. Gieryn
An American sociologist.
Gerald Ellis Rosen
An American judge.

Who Are Kalamazoo College's Most Influential Faculty?

Oliver Baez Bendorf
Oliver Baez Bendorf
An American poet and librarian.
Taylor G. Petrey
A .