Kenyon College
#309 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.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

6,152

Acceptance

36%

Graduation Rate

90%

Median SAT Score

1375

Median ACT Score

31

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$53,830

Fees (in-state)

$2,100

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$13,807
30K-48K$7,203
48K-75K$14,182
75K-110K$22,619
110K+$42,892

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

#157 World Rank #67 USA Rank
Literature
#205 World Rank #117 USA Rank
History
#269 World Rank #128 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#380 World Rank #146 USA Rank
Chemistry
#314 World Rank #170 USA Rank
Political Science
#520 World Rank #172 USA Rank
Mathematics
#389 World Rank #174 USA Rank
Biology
#652 World Rank #247 USA Rank
Philosophy
#766 World Rank #270 USA Rank
Economics
#661 World Rank #352 USA Rank
Psychology
#1416 World Rank #576 USA Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#116 World Rank #60 USA Rank
Law
#163 World Rank #121 USA Rank
Business
#234 World Rank #170 USA Rank
Communications
#329 World Rank #175 USA Rank
Education
#659 World Rank #281 USA Rank
Medical
#687 World Rank #415 USA Rank
Nursing
#1227 World Rank #704 USA Rank
Social Work
#2385 World Rank #1606 USA Rank
Criminal Justice

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 Law, Literature, and Business. Kenyon College’s most academically influential people include Rutherford B. Hayes, Robert Lowell, and John Green.

Rutherford B. Hayes
Rutherford B. Hayes

American politician, 19th President of the United States

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Robert Lowell
Robert Lowell

American poet

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John Green
John Green

American author and vlogger

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Paul Newman
Paul Newman

American actor and film director

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E. L. Doctorow
E. L. Doctorow

Novelist, editor, professor

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Edwin M. Stanton
Edwin M. Stanton

American lawyer, judge and politician

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John Sherman
John Sherman

American politician

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Carl Djerassi
Carl Djerassi

American chemistry professor, inventor, author, playwright

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Randall Jarrell
Randall Jarrell

Poet, critic, novelist, essayist

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Harvey Lodish

American biologist

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Vikram Chandra

Indian-American writer

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Anthony Hecht
Anthony Hecht

Poet

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