Macalester College

#1060 / #327
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#72
Most Desirable School
Private liberal arts college in Saint Paul, Minnesota

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About Macalester College

According to Wikipedia, Macalester College is a private liberal arts college in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Founded in 1874, Macalester is exclusively an undergraduate four-year institution and enrolled 2,174 students in the fall of 2018 from 50 U.S. states, four U.S territories, the District of Columbia and 97 countries. The college has Scottish roots and emphasizes internationalism and multiculturalism.

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Macalester College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
9,04631%90%136531

How Much Does Macalester College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$60,518
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$13,926
30K - 48K$10,543
48K - 75K$15,953
75K - 110K$23,609
110K+$43,202

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Macalester College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Macalester College, then you can expect to earn an average of $55,800 per year. You also have a 90% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Macalester College's Demographics

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

Student BodyUnder-Grads
2,2982,298

Where is Macalester College?

Macalester College is located at 1600 Grand Ave, Saint Paul MN 55105-1899

What Is Macalester College Known For?

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

Macalester College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Macalester College's Most Influential Alumni?

Macalester College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Political Science, and Philosophy. Here are some of Macalester College's most famous alumni:

Kofi Annan
Kofi Annan
A 7th Secretary-General of the United Nations .
Alexander Wendt
An American political scientist.
Walter Mondale
Walter Mondale
A Vice president of the United States from 1977 to 1981.
Alice Echols
Alice Echols
An American historian.
Mary Karr
Mary Karr
An American writer.
Christopher O. Ward
An Executive director of the Port Authority of New York.
Dave Zirin
Dave Zirin
An American sports journalist.
Laurence BonJour
An American philosopher.
Anthony Weston
Anthony Weston
An American logician.
Joan Mondale
Joan Mondale
A Former Second Lady of the United States.
B. Todd Jones
B. Todd Jones
A Lawyer.
DeWitt Wallace
A Co-founder of Reader's Digest .

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