Scripps College Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

Located in Claremont, CA, Scripps College is one of the best universities in the state of California. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Scripps College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Scripps College.

1030 Columbia Avenue Claremont, CA 91711
Phone: (800) 770-1333
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Rankings: Scripps College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 25
Score: 77
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.7
Graduation and retention ranking: 50
Average freshman retention rate: 91.8%
6-year graduation rate: 82.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 86%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): -4
Faculty resources ranking: 16
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 78.5%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.5%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 10:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 89.7%
Student selectivity ranking: 21
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1260-1440
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 70%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 92%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 43.4%
Financial resources rank: 16
Alumni giving rank: 17
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 47.3%

Scripps College History

Essential Facts: Scripps College

  • During the 2017-18 admissions cycle, 50% of admitted students submitted ACT scores. This admissions data tells us that most of Scripps’ admitted students fall within the top 7% nationally on the ACT.
  • Scripps College’s overall average net price combined with a very high quality education, results in an average value for the money when compared to other colleges and universities in California.
  • It is widely regarded as the most prestigious women’s college in the Western United States, and is consistently ranked the top such college by U.S. News and the other major rankings.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 96%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 0%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 90%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 40%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, literary magazine, model UN, music ensembles, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, yearbook