Claremont McKenna College

Mission Statement

Claremont McKenna College is a highly selective, independent, coeducational, residential, undergraduate liberal arts college. Its mission, within the mutually supportive framework of The Claremont Colleges, is to educate its students for thoughtful and productive lives and responsible leadership in business, government and the professions, and to support faculty and student scholarship that contribute to intellectual vitality and the understanding of public policy issues. The College pursues this mission by providing a liberal arts education that emphasizes economics and political science, a professoriate that is dedicated to effective undergraduate teaching, a close student-teacher relationship that fosters critical inquiry, an active residential and intellectual environment that promotes responsible citizenship and a program of research institutes and scholarly support that makes possible a faculty of teacher-scholars.

Location

Claremont McKenna College
500 E 9th St
Claremont, CA 91711-6400
Get Directions

Contact Information

General Information: 909-621-8000

College at a Glance

  • School Type:
    Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Faculty:
    183 Faculty Members | 7:1 Student:Faculty Ratio
  • Religious Affiliation:
    Not applicable
  • Mission Highlights:
    Institution is open to the public

Top Five Largest Sports Teams:

Male Sports

  • Football
  • Track and Field, Outdoor
  • Track and Field, X-Country
  • Swimming and Diving
  • Baseball

Female Sports

  • Track and Field, Outdoor
  • Swimming and Diving
  • Soccer
  • Track and Field, X-Country
  • Lacrosse

Tuition & Fees Per Year

Undergraduate:

In-State:
$47,395
Out-of-State:
$47,395

Graduate:

In-State:
$54,331
Out-of-State:
$54,331

Student Body Breakdown

Total Enrolled:
1,346
Undergraduates:
1,332
Graduates:
14

Student Demographics

Pie Chart Representing the section data
  • 48.27% (Female Students)
  • 51.73% (Male Students)
Pie Chart Representing the section data
  • 15.64% (Asian)
  • 0.22% (Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander)
  • 5.61% (Black)
  • 62.46% (Caucasian)
  • 16.07% (Hispanic/Latino)

Pay For College with ROTC

Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) is a college scholarship program that prepares students to become military officers. Offered at more than 1,000 colleges and universities, it can help cover the costs of tuition and expenses.
Learn more about ROTC. Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) is a college program, offered at more than 1,000 colleges and universities across the United States, that prepares young adults to become military officers. In exchange for a paid college education and a guaranteed post-college career, ROTC students commit to serve in the Military after graduation (generally three to four years of Active Duty).
Learn more about ROTC

Army ROTC: yes  Navy ROTC: no  Air Force ROTC: yes 

Undergraduate Admissions

Venn diagram
  • 6,043 Apply
  • 651 Are Accepted
  • 327 Actually Attend

Types of Degrees Offered

  • no Certificate
  • no Associate's Degree
  • yes Bachelor's Degree
  • yes Master's Degree
  • no Doctoral Degree

Learn more about this school at: www.claremontmckenna.edu/

Data supplied by Bureau of Labor Statistics, National Center of Education Statistics, Defense Manpower Data Center. (View our update schedule). Contact any business, college or military service branch to answer additional questions.

Financial aid is only available for those who qualify.