The mission of Earlham College, an independent, residential college, is to provide the highest quality undergraduate education in the liberal arts, including the sciences, shaped by the distinctive perspectives of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).
|County||Wayne County, IN|
|Title IV Eligible||Participat|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Institution Level||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private not-for-profit|
|Instructional Staff Total|
(research/public service staff included)
|114 staff||115 staff|
|Total Enrollment||1,175 students||1,633 students|
|# Full-Time Students||1,115 students||1,434 students|
|# Part-Time Students||60 students||137 students|
|# Undergraduate Students||1,078 students||1,507 students|
|# Graduate Students||97 students||129 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||1%||1%|
|% Two or more races||2%||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
|In-State Tuition Fees|
|Out-State Tuition Fees|
- Founded in 1847 by the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Earlham College is an independent, four-year, coeducational, residential institution of higher learning.
- Earlham’s 800-acre tree-shaded campus lies at the southwestern edge of Richmond, Indiana, a city of 35,000.
- Earlham offers the Bachelor of Arts degree in 40 disciplinary and interdisciplinary fields, as well as permitting self-designed studies and a cooperative program in engineering. Master of Arts in Teaching and Master of Education degrees also are offered. Earlham ranks sixth among the nation’s baccalaureate colleges in the proportion of students who study abroad some time during their four-year undergraduate careers.
- Earlham College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools since 1913.
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