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#218 Overall Influence

Radcliffe College

Former women's college in Cambridge, Massachusetts

From Wikipedia

Radcliffe College was a women's liberal arts college in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and functioned as the female coordinate institution for the all-male Harvard College. Considered founded in 1879, it was one of the Seven Sisters colleges and held the popular reputation of having a particularly intellectual, literary, and independent-minded female student body.

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What is Radcliffe 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

#88 World Rank
Literature
#99 World Rank
Psychology
#138 World Rank
History
#202 World Rank
Education
#201 World Rank
Physics
#176 World Rank
Political Science
#230 World Rank
Law
#398 World Rank
Biology
#303 World Rank
Philosophy
#462 World Rank
Business
#182 World Rank
Communications
#419 World Rank
Medical
#87 World Rank
Anthropology
#458 World Rank
Mathematics
#626 World Rank
Engineering
#397 World Rank
Computer Science
#208 World Rank
Sociology
#699 World Rank
Chemistry
#524 World Rank
Economics
#743 World Rank
Religious Studies
#176 World Rank
Social Work
#521 World Rank
Nursing
#692 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#539 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are Radcliffe College's Most influential alumni?

Radcliffe College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Literature, and Psychology

Paula Caplan

American psychologist

Vivian Lee

Vivian Lee

American radiologist

Lally Weymouth

Lally Weymouth

American journalist

Roberta Wohlstetter

American academic

Rachel Field

Novelist, poet, children's author

Nicole Seligman

20th century american attorney and business executive

Jean Berko Gleason

Jean Berko Gleason

American psycholinguist

Karen Nelson Moore

American judge

Ellen Schrecker

American historian

Anna Johnson Pell Wheeler

Anna Johnson Pell Wheeler

American mathematician

Elizabeth Bailey

American economist

Virginia Hall

Virginia Hall

American spy with the British Special Operations Executive