Claremont McKenna College

Claremont, CA, USA
4.50 Average Rating
Claremont McKenna College is a private liberal arts institution situated in the suburban town of Claremont in California. The school is part of the Claremont College Consortium and students can cross register between the seven participating schools. Claremont McKenna College is home to The Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum which has hosted several famous speakers inside of its event hall. The college has been rated as having the “most selective” admissions process.


Average Net Price
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Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
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Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 31
Average SAT Composite: 1422

What Students Are Saying

4.50 Average Rating
Claremont Mckenna College is an amazing community with wonderful students and professors. It's extremely difficult to not fall in love with the college, even students that consider transferring in the beginning change their minds. The education that you get here is invaluable.
Claremont is a diverse school that brings out the drive and passion in every student. Although notorious for being a rigorous school, each professor is willing to take the time to make sure that the students succeed and are prepared adults for the future. With the easy access to the other Claremont Colleges surrounding Claremont McKenna, the student is never bored with their environment and can actually broaden their interests in therms of taking classes offered at the other colleges.
Karissa from Walnut, CA

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