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#329 Overall Influence #13 Desirability Rank

Pomona College

Private liberal arts college in Claremont, California, United States

From Wikipedia

Pomona College is a private liberal arts college in Claremont, California. It was established in 1887 by a group of Congregationalists who wanted to recreate a "college of the New England type" in Southern California, and in 1925 it became the founding member of the Claremont Colleges consortium of adjacent, affiliated institutions.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

10,388

Acceptance

9%

Graduation Rate

94%

Median SAT Score

1465

Median ACT Score

33

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$54,380

Fees (in-state)

$394

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$6,945
30K - 48K$8,655
48K - 75K$11,811
75K - 110K$16,877
110K+$48,423

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$77,300

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

550 N College Ave, Claremont CA 91711-6319

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

26 per 100K

Violent Crime

2 per 100K

What is Pomona 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

#300 World Rank
Biology
#282 World Rank
Literature
#369 World Rank
Philosophy
#374 World Rank
Chemistry
#421 World Rank
Mathematics
#362 World Rank
Political Science
#270 World Rank
Psychology
#325 World Rank
History
#402 World Rank
Computer Science
#393 World Rank
Physics
#274 World Rank
Communications
#265 World Rank
Religious Studies
#781 World Rank
Engineering
#533 World Rank
Economics
#272 World Rank
Anthropology
#323 World Rank
Sociology
#540 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Other areas of influence

#289 World Rank
Education
#367 World Rank
Business
#407 World Rank
Medical
#440 World Rank
Law
#707 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1018 World Rank
Social Work
#1778 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Pomona College's Most influential alumni?

Pomona College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Psychology, and Anthropology

Kerby A. Miller

Historian, professor

Kimberly J. Mueller

American judge

Eddie Dombrower

American computer and video game creator

Wilson Popenoe

American plant explorer

Fletcher Watson

American astronomer

Brenda Hillman

Brenda Hillman

American poet

Joel McCrea

Joel McCrea

American actor

Frederick Sumner Brackett

American physicist

Joel Dean

American economics writer

David D. Keck

American botanist

Christina A. Snyder

Christina A. Snyder

United States federal judge

Jack Barchas

American psychiatrist