Harvey Mudd College

301 Platt Blvd., Claremont, CA 91711
Tel: (909)621-8000
Private not-for-profit | 782 students
Harvey Mudd College seeks to educate engineers, scientists and mathematicians well-versed in all of these areas and in the humanities and the social sciences so that they may assume leadership in their fields with a clear understanding of the impact of their work on society.

School Overview:

Harvey Mudd College
CountyLos Angeles County, CA
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
90 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment782 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
779 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
3 students137 students
 
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%1%
% Asian
22%2%
% Hawaiian
-1%
% Hispanic
7%3%
% Black
1%6%
% White
67%84%
% Two or more races
2%2%
 
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$44,442$24,462
 
Out-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$44,442$24,744
 
Tuition38467
Tuition NotesR&B 12570
Percent Admitted19%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)680-770450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)740-800460-573
SAT Writing (25-75%)680-760440-570
ACT English (25-75%)32-3519-25
ACT Math (25-75%)34-3618-25
ACT Writing (25-75%)8-106-8
ACT Composite (25-75%)33-3520-25

School Notes:

  • HMC is a wonderfully unusual combination of a liberal arts college and research institute. Our students love math and science, want to live and learn deeply in an intimate climate of cooperation and trust, thrive on innovation and discovery, and enjoy rigorous coursework in arts, humanities, and social sciences in addition to a technical curriculum. At least a year of research or our innovative Clinic program is required (or guaranteed, if you prefer). The resources at HMC are astounding, and all are accessible to undergraduates: labs, shops, work areas, and most importantly, faculty. You’ll find the professors and student body stimulating and supportive – they’ll challenge you inside and outside the classroom, and share your love of learning and collaboration. They’ll also share your love of fun and sense of humor (math jokes and all). In addition, we benefit from the unique consortium that is the Claremont Colleges.While we may not take ourselves too seriously, employers and graduate schools do. We enjoy a powerful reputation for preparing our graduates for all kinds of career paths. A wide range of companies are eager to hire our seniors, and HMC sends the highest proportion of graduates to PhD programs of any undergraduate college in the country.
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