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#430 Overall Influence #50 Desirability Rank

Kenyon College

Private liberal arts college in Gambier, Ohio, United States

From Wikipedia

Kenyon College is a private liberal arts college in Gambier, Ohio. It was founded in 1824 by Philander Chase. Kenyon College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.Kenyon has 1,708 undergraduates enrolled. Its 1,000-acre campus is set in a rural setting and uses a semester-based academic calendar. The campus is home to the Brown Family Environmental Center , which has over 380 acres and hosts seven different ecosystems. The BFEC also provides academic opportunities including the Summer Science Scholars program. There are more than 120 student clubs and organizations on campus, including 12 fraternities and sororities. Kenyon athletes are called Lords and Ladies which compete in the NCAA Division III North Coast Athletic Conference.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

6,614

Acceptance

37%

Graduation Rate

89%

Median SAT Score

1365

Median ACT Score

31

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$54,720

Fees (in-state)

$300

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$12,582
30K - 48K$8,105
48K - 75K$13,076
75K - 110K$25,672
110K+$45,570

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$54,500

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

Kenyon College, Gambier OH 43022

What is Kenyon 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

#181 World Rank
Literature
#579 World Rank
Biology
#381 World Rank
History
#520 World Rank
Chemistry
#568 World Rank
Political Science
#531 World Rank
Philosophy
#666 World Rank
Mathematics
#563 World Rank
Religious Studies
#520 World Rank
Psychology
#819 World Rank
Physics
#786 World Rank
Economics
#462 World Rank
Sociology
#424 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#203 World Rank
Law
#346 World Rank
Communications
#474 World Rank
Education
#530 World Rank
Business
#908 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1147 World Rank
Computer Science
#1155 World Rank
Social Work
#1172 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1312 World Rank
Medical
#1732 World Rank
Engineering
#4686 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Kenyon College's Most influential alumni?

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

Ben White

American journalist

George Lanning

George Lanning

Saskia Hamilton

American writer

James G. Carr

James G. Carr

United States federal judge

Bartley Christopher Frueh

American author

David Bergman

American author

Brenda Burman

Brenda Burman

American lawyer and government official

Shaka Smart

Shaka Smart

American basketball player-coach

Peter Smagorinsky

Josh Radnor

Josh Radnor

American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter

Stephanie Danler

American writer

Brock Cole

American children's illustrator and writer