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#686 Overall Influence #72 Desirability Rank

Macalester College

Liberal arts college in Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA

From 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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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

6,373

Acceptance

39%

Graduation Rate

93%

Median SAT Score

1415

Median ACT Score

31

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$58,248

Fees (in-state)

$230

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$10,158
30K - 48K$14,047
48K - 75K$20,102
75K - 110K$26,382
110K+$44,320

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$55,800

Employed

90%

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

1600 Grand Ave, Saint Paul MN 55105-1899

What is Macalester 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

#373 World Rank
Philosophy
#639 World Rank
Literature
#689 World Rank
Education
#475 World Rank
Political Science
#997 World Rank
Biology
#576 World Rank
History
#719 World Rank
Mathematics
#607 World Rank
Economics
#277 World Rank
Anthropology
#867 World Rank
Physics
#834 World Rank
Communications
#402 World Rank
Sociology
#981 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1821 World Rank
Computer Science
#669 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1095 World Rank
Psychology
#1736 World Rank
Chemistry

Other areas of influence

#590 World Rank
Business
#630 World Rank
Law
#1427 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1511 World Rank
Social Work
#1698 World Rank
Engineering
#1829 World Rank
Medical
#4446 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Macalester College's Most influential alumni?

Macalester College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Philosophy, and Sociology

Toby J. Heytens

Toby J. Heytens

American lawyer

Legacy Russell

American curator and writer

Gaelynn Lea

Gaelynn Lea

American musician

Chris Kobin

Chris Kobin

American film producer and screenwriter

Annie VanderMeer

American video game designer

Jonathan V. Plaut

Jonathan V. Plaut

American writer and rabbi

Ellen Elias-Bursać

American translator

Paul Anderson

American judge

Jessica Blank

American actress and writer

Patricia Olson

Patricia Olson

US artist

Jonathan Leo

Professor of Anatomy at Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee

Lillian Dickson

Lillian Dickson

American missionary