Scripps College

#27 in Liberal Arts Colleges

  • Private (not-for-profit)4 Years (or High)Claremont, CADegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or abovePostbaccalaureate certificate1,057 Students29.88 % Acceptance Ratio11:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Scripps College is a Private (not-for-profit) (4 Years or High) college located in Claremont, California. It has a total enrollment of 1,057 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 11:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Postbaccalaureate certificate. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 29.88% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio29.88 %
    Admission Yield29.90 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$60
    Graduate Application Fees$60

    The acceptance ratio is 29.88% last year at Scripps College where total 3,022 students applied and 903 were accepted.

  • Amounts
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$52,966
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$38,226
    On-Campus Living Costs$17,294

    The tuition & fees at Scripps College, for academic year 2017-2018 is $52,966.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $17,294 when living on campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Meal Plan

    Study Abroad

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service


    Scripps College provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Meal Plan, Study Abroad, Career Counseling, Employment Service and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Scripps College.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Scripps College

Key Stats for Scripps College

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

Scripps College$52,966
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges$25,799
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in California$26,966

Admission Chances extremely difficult to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges63.95%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in California57.28%

Financial Helps low financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88.17%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in California77.42%

Student Population small

Scripps College1,057
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges4,211,617
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in California316,378

Graduation Rates very high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges53.92%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in California58.84%

Major Programs average in nation


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in California63

Scripps College's Mission

The mission of Scripps College is to educate women to develop their intellects and talents through active participation in a community of scholars, so that as graduates they may contribute to society through public and private lives of leadership, service, integrity, and creativity.

Contact Information & Online Resources


Scripps College 1030 North Columbia Avenue,
Claremont, CA 91711-3905
909) 621-8000


Scripps College is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission (02/28/1949 - Current).
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