Claremont McKenna College (CMC) was founded in 1946. It’s a private, coed College. It One of the top liberal arts colleges in the country. The acceptance rate of the university is 10%. Located in Claremont, California. Precisely, it's 35 miles east of Los Angeles. Initially, CMC was called Claremont Men’s College. It later turned coed. The total undergraduate enrolment in 2019 was 1,324.
Claremont McKenna College offers admissions in undergraduate and graduate levels of study. in 50% of women seeking degrees and 50% of men seeking degrees at the College. The student-faculty ratio is 8:1. Last year 47% of the students received financial aid.
|Type of University||Private|
|Year of Establishment||1946|
The Campus size is 69 acres. Claremont McKenna College is a member of the Claremont Colleges. Claremont Colleges consist of 7 colleges such as Pitzer College, Harvey Mudd College, Pomona College, Claremont Graduate University, SCRIPPS, Keck Graduate Institute, and CMC.
Clare McKenna College offers various programs for undergraduates.
94% of the students live on campus. There are 14 residence halls and one apartment complex.
International students who want to seek admissions at Claremont McKenna College (CMC) can follow the below-mentioned application details:
Students can apply for either Early Decision I, Early Decision II or Regular Decision. The deadline for Early Decision I is November 1. Deadline for Early Decision II and Regular Decision is January 5
IELTS requirement: 7.5
CMC offers one graduate program, which is the Master of Arts degree in finance. The enrolment to this program is only limited to recent graduates or seniors from the Claremont colleges or from the partnering institutions of CMC.
The estimated cost of attendance for international students at the university is mentioned below:
|Tuition and Fees||$56,475|
|Room & Board||$17,300|
|Books & Supplies||$1,200|
75% of students of Class of 2022, whose family annual income averaged between $150,000 and $250,000 received need-based financial support from CMC. International students are also offered scholarships to study in the USA.
Career Services center is set up on campus to educate students about their career prospective, help build networks, and provide opportunities. The Career Centre offers a program called Sponsored Internships and Experiences. This program financially supports students to pursue domestic as well as international internships.
The CMC Alumni Association (CMCAA) provides various benefits such as the following:
Some of the notable alumni of the university include Robert Williams – Actor (dropped out), David Dreier- Former United States Representative, Julie Sweet – CEO of Accenture, Henry Kravis – Founding Partner of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co, George Roberts - Founding Partner of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co, Micheal S. Jefferies – Chairman and CEO Abercrombie and Fitch Co.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$54,160 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Claremont McKenna College Enrollment||1364|
|Average Graduation Rate||90.6%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$54,160 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,200 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$16,220 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$1,500 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$13,294 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$4,239 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$9,252 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$9,621 / Year|
|Western Association of Schools and Colleges|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
RANKED #401 - #500
Rank (Out of Colleges)
#401 - #500 [Out of 500]
#29 [Out of 650]
#1036 [Out of 2000]
70.1 [Out of 100]
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary