#409 Overall Influence #1422 Desirability Rank

Sarah Lawrence College

Private liberal arts college in the United States

From Wikipedia

Sarah Lawrence College is a private liberal arts college in Yonkers, New York. The college models its approach to education after the Oxford/Cambridge system of one-on-one student-faculty tutorials. Sarah Lawrence emphasizes scholarship, particularly in the humanities, performing arts, and writing, and places high value on independent study. Originally a women's college, Sarah Lawrence became coeducational in 1968.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

3,674

Acceptance

55%

Graduation Rate

72%

Median SAT Score

1331

Median ACT Score

29

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$56,020

Fees (in-state)

$1,500

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$25,638
30K - 48K$27,522
48K - 75K$28,797
75K - 110K$32,769
110K+$42,015

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$48,000

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

One Meadway, Bronxville NY 10708

What is Sarah Lawrence 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
Education
#786 World Rank
Medical
#391 World Rank
Sociology
#236 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#101 World Rank
Literature
#307 World Rank
Communications
#328 World Rank
History
#344 World Rank
Anthropology
#373 World Rank
Psychology
#403 World Rank
Philosophy
#445 World Rank
Political Science
#698 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#731 World Rank
Law
#891 World Rank
Business
#916 World Rank
Physics
#996 World Rank
Mathematics
#1018 World Rank
Economics
#1203 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1213 World Rank
Computer Science
#1372 World Rank
Biology
#1494 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1626 World Rank
Engineering
#1667 World Rank
Nursing
#1904 World Rank
Chemistry

Influential People

Who are Sarah Lawrence College's Most influential alumni?

Sarah Lawrence College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Social Work, and Communications

Joan Silber

Joan Silber

American novelist

John Jasperse

American choreographer

Ross Gay

Ross Gay

American writer and academic

Beverly Schmidt Blossom

American dancer, choreographer, teacher

Isaac Oliver

Ptolemy Tompkins

American magazine editor

Jill Clayburgh

Jill Clayburgh

American actress

Judith Inglese

American artist

Lesley Gore

American recording artist, singer, songwriter

Dalia Sofer

American writer

Kate Chappell

American manufacturing businessperson

Kyra Sedgwick

Kyra Sedgwick

Actress from the United States