Reed College
#250 Overall Influence#79 Desirability Rank

Reed College

Private liberal arts college in Portland, Oregon

Reed College is a private liberal arts college in Portland, Oregon. Founded in 1908, Reed is a residential college with a campus in the Eastmoreland neighborhood, with Tudor-Gothic style architecture, and a forested canyon nature preserve at its center.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

5,957

Acceptance

35%

Graduation Rate

78%

Median SAT Score

1415

Median ACT Score

31

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$56,030

Fees (in-state)

$310

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$14,805
30K-48K$16,887
48K-75K$21,790
75K-110K$30,216
110K+$46,394

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$52,700

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

3203 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland OR 97202-8199

What is Reed 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

#135 World Rank #69 USA Rank
Anthropology
#188 World Rank #72 USA Rank
Philosophy
#159 World Rank #85 USA Rank
Computer Science
#152 World Rank #91 USA Rank
Psychology
#210 World Rank #99 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#229 World Rank #102 USA Rank
Economics
#311 World Rank #114 USA Rank
Mathematics
#250 World Rank #114 USA Rank
Sociology
#338 World Rank #117 USA Rank
Physics
#294 World Rank #121 USA Rank
Literature
#268 World Rank #122 USA Rank
Biology
#228 World Rank #126 USA Rank
Political Science
#445 World Rank #170 USA Rank
Chemistry
#333 World Rank #183 USA Rank
History

Other areas of influence

#115 World Rank #92 USA Rank
Communications
#120 World Rank #92 USA Rank
Business
#186 World Rank #108 USA Rank
Education
#285 World Rank #206 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#352 World Rank #146 USA Rank
Engineering
#373 World Rank #220 USA Rank
Social Work
#467 World Rank #230 USA Rank
Law
#525 World Rank #166 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#692 World Rank #300 USA Rank
Medical
#974 World Rank #588 USA Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Reed College's Most influential alumni?

Reed College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Communications, Business, and Anthropology. Reed College’s most academically influential people include Steve Jobs, Gary Snyder, and Larry Sanger.

Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs

American entrepreneur and co-founder of Apple Inc.

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Gary Snyder
Gary Snyder

American poet

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Larry Sanger
Larry Sanger

American former professor, co-founder of Wikipedia, founder of Citizendium and other projects

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Chas S. Clifton

American writer

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Dell Hymes

American anthropologist and linguist

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Mark Ptashne
Mark Ptashne

American molecular biologist

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Diane Ravitch
Diane Ravitch

American academic

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James Beard
James Beard

American chef

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Eleanor Rosch
Eleanor Rosch

Professor of psychology

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Howard Rheingold
Howard Rheingold

American journalist

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Daryl Bem
Daryl Bem

American psychologist

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Rose Friedman
Rose Friedman

American economist

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