Rhodes College
#1055 Overall Influence#1162 Desirability Rank

Rhodes College

Private, four-year liberal arts college in Memphis, Tennessee

From Wikipedia

Rhodes College is a private liberal arts college in Memphis, Tennessee. Historically affiliated with the Presbyterian Church , it is a member of the Associated Colleges of the South and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Rhodes enrolls approximately 2,000 students, and its Collegiate Gothic campus sits on a 123-acre wooded site in Memphis' historic midtown neighborhood.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

5,093

Acceptance

45%

Graduation Rate

79%

Median SAT Score

1325

Median ACT Score

29

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$47,580

Fees (in-state)

$310

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$14,389
30K-48K$18,568
48K-75K$22,551
75K-110K$24,505
110K+$33,066

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$64,800

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

2000 North Parkway, Memphis TN 38112-1690

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

56 per 100k

Violent Crime

18 per 100k

What is Rhodes 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

#322 World Rank #157 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#841 World Rank #322 USA Rank
Philosophy
#779 World Rank #375 USA Rank
Political Science
#1074 World Rank #414 USA Rank
Literature
#784 World Rank #440 USA Rank
History
#1516 World Rank #476 USA Rank
Economics
#1469 World Rank #507 USA Rank
Chemistry
#1299 World Rank #510 USA Rank
Computer Science
#1884 World Rank #531 USA Rank
Physics
#1710 World Rank #726 USA Rank
Biology
#1654 World Rank #749 USA Rank
Education
#2208 World Rank #880 USA Rank
Sociology
#3161 World Rank #1508 USA Rank
Psychology

Other areas of influence

#464 World Rank #227 USA Rank
Law
#668 World Rank #480 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#798 World Rank #469 USA Rank
Business
#972 World Rank #572 USA Rank
Communications
#1232 World Rank #509 USA Rank
Medical
#1605 World Rank #946 USA Rank
Nursing
#1617 World Rank #509 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#2460 World Rank #749 USA Rank
Engineering
#2933 World Rank #1392 USA Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are Rhodes College's Most influential alumni?

Rhodes College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Law, and Criminal Justice. Rhodes College’s most academically influential people include Charlaine Harris, Amy Coney Barrett, and Mark D. West.

Charlaine Harris
Charlaine Harris

American writer

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Amy Coney Barrett

American judge

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Mark D. West

American legal scholar

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Harry Swinney

American physicist

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Jerome Katz

American academic

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Peter Matthew Hillsman Taylor
Peter Matthew Hillsman Taylor

American writer

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C Lee Giles

American computer scientist

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Speros Vryonis

American historian

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Chris W. Cox
Chris W. Cox

American lobbyist

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David Alexander

University administrator

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Dixie Carter
Dixie Carter

Actress

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Sarah Lacy
Sarah Lacy

American journalist

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