Pitzer College
#1013 Overall Influence#63 Desirability Rank

Pitzer College

Private liberal arts college in Claremont, California, United States

Pitzer College is a private residential liberal arts college in Claremont, California. One of the Claremont Colleges, the college has a curricular emphasis on the social sciences, behavioral sciences, international programs, and media studies.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

4,358

Acceptance

13%

Graduation Rate

88%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$53,776

Fees (in-state)

$280

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$5,843
30K-48K$11,430
48K-75K$17,491
75K-110K$27,558
110K+$49,246

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$51,500

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1050 North Mills Avenue, Claremont CA 91711-6101

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

26 per 100k

Violent Crime

2 per 100k

What is Pitzer 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

#405 World Rank #174 USA Rank
Sociology
#578 World Rank #242 USA Rank
Anthropology
#709 World Rank #258 USA Rank
Economics
#902 World Rank #271 USA Rank
Physics
#546 World Rank #283 USA Rank
Psychology
#706 World Rank #310 USA Rank
Biology
#1026 World Rank #310 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#806 World Rank #313 USA Rank
Literature
#1099 World Rank #380 USA Rank
Chemistry
#986 World Rank #388 USA Rank
Computer Science
#1142 World Rank #414 USA Rank
Mathematics
#838 World Rank #422 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#712 World Rank #429 USA Rank
Business
#1002 World Rank #485 USA Rank
Political Science
#1262 World Rank #526 USA Rank
Medical
#1035 World Rank #603 USA Rank
Communications
#1355 World Rank #752 USA Rank
History
#3585 World Rank #1572 USA Rank
Law

Other areas of influence

#745 World Rank #536 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#941 World Rank #540 USA Rank
Social Work
#1073 World Rank #494 USA Rank
Education
#1504 World Rank #473 USA Rank
Engineering
#2153 World Rank #1262 USA Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Pitzer College's Most influential alumni?

Pitzer College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Sociology, Psychology, and Anthropology. Pitzer College’s most academically influential people include Hunter Lovins, Dennis Cooper, and Max Brooks.

Hunter Lovins
Hunter Lovins

American academic

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Dennis Cooper
Dennis Cooper

American writer

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Max Brooks
Max Brooks

American author

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David Bloom

American journalist

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Christine Maxwell
Christine Maxwell

French-British businessperson

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John Landgraf
John Landgraf

American television executive

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Anne Archer
Anne Archer

American actress

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Mablean Ephriam
Mablean Ephriam

American judge

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Amy Gerstler

American writer

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Maurya Simon

American poet, essayist, and visual artist

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John Darnielle
John Darnielle

Singer-songwriter

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Zach Weinersmith
Zach Weinersmith

American cartoonist

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