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St John's College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

538 students

78% admitted

  • 533 full time
  • 5 part time
  • 291 men full time
  • 242 women full time
  • 433 applied
  • 338 admitted
  • 152 enrolled

463 Undergraduates

$44,554 tuition/year

  • 75 Graduates
  • $44,554 out of state
  • $450 fees
  • $10,644 room & board
  • $630 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Mid East Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Afua from Annapolis, MD
  • 0
  • St. John's College is a haven of great thinkers. Here everyone's view is respected.We understand what we do and we love to be Johnnies. …

  • Sep-19-2012 Read More
  • Willa from Corbett, OR
  • 0
  • St. John's is not for everyone; the buildings, books, and ideas are old. The curriculum does not prepare you for a job, but prepares you to prepare yourself for anything.…

  • May-14-2012 Read More
  • Melody
  • 0
  • A highly intellectual, academically rigorous environment. A pre-determined, everyone takes the same classes, Great Books curriculum. Located in a beautiful town, near the Naval Academy. …

  • Jul-01-2013 Read More
Mission Statement

St. John's College in Annapolis, Maryland was chartered in 1784 upon a most liberal plan for the benefit of youth of every religious denomination. In 1937 the New Program, under which the college still operates, was instituted. Under it, we help our students learn to ask fundamental questions and practice thoughtfulness in public. We introduce them to the textual tradition of reason that illuminates such central features of modern life as democracy and technology, as well as to the literary and musical tradition of the West. We are committed to the use of a list of great books that is both fairly stable and under continual review. These are books agreed to be excellent, to form a coherent sequence, and to raise most cogently questions we want our students to consider. We foster literacy in three kinds of texts: verbal, mathematical, and musical.

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Naga from Knoxville, TN
  • Jul-01-2011 I am a current student here

    I've enjoyed the college a great deal. The classes, tutors and students are all excellent and appeal to my inquisitive side. The town that the college is set in is nice and there are many unique places nearby and, to top the geography off, you're 30 minutes away from both Baltimore and DC. The social atmosphere is amazing and none of the clubs charge you to join. You can join clubs that include language, dance, sports, martial arts, poetry, writing, etc. The school is really the place to be if you've the personality and interests of the Renaissance Man.

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