Los Angeles ,CA

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There are 33 majors offered on campus (and 9 minor-only programs, including Public Health, Linguistics, and Classical Studies) and a 10:1 student-faculty ratio. The average class size is 19 students and most students take four classes per semester. Since 1908, Occidental has graduated 10 Rhodes Scholars. The 2015 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges gave Occidental four-star ratings (out of five) in academics and quality of life. In Forbes' 2014 ranking of America's Top Colleges, Occidental ranks 44th. In U.S. News & World Report's 2014 rankings of American liberal arts colleges, Occidental is ranked 44th. Kiplinger’s Best College Values 2015 rankings places Occidental 55th among liberal arts colleges.

SAT/ACTRequired
%of students whose need was fully met55
College rating
Global Brand US Brand Corporate Reputation Engineering Program Liberal Arts Program Business Programs Graduate Programs
3 5 5 3 5 3 3
Student Information
Total Men Women
Applications 6,072 2,442 3,630
Admitted 2,574 964 1,610
Enrolled 548 233 315
Student Diversity
Category Men Women
African American 37 57
Asian 117 153
White 507 575
Hispanic 127 205
International(Men & Women)% 5 -
Academic stats (SAT)
SAT Section Score Range
Critical Reading 600 - 700
Math 610 - 700
Writing 610 - 700
Total Score 1820 - 2100
Expenses
Fee In-State Out of State
Tuition $67,009.00 $67,009.00
Financial Aid
Aid/Loan No of students receiving aids Percent of students receiving aids Total amount of receiving aids Average amount of receiving aids
Fedral/State/Local Aid 1,587 73% $45,646,711.00 $28,763.00
Pell Grant Aid 464 21% $1,991,215.00 $4,291.00
Fedral Student Loan 1,161 53% $7,655,419.00 $6,594.00
Key Programs Offered in Under Graduate
  • Architecture, Planning and Environment
    • Environmental Studies
    • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Arts, Humanities and Languages
    • American/United States Studies/Civilization
    • East Asian Studies
    • Other Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies
    • General Foreign Languages and Literatures
    • Chinese Language and Literature
    • Japanese Language and Literature
    • French Language and Literature
    • Spanish Language and Literature
    • Other English Language and Literature/Letters
    • Philosophy
    • Religion/Religious Studies
    • General Psychology
    • General Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
    • General Art/Art Studies
    • General Music
    • General History
  • Engineering and Technology
    • Computer Science
  • Math and Sciences
    • General Biology/Biological Sciences
    • Biochemistry
    • General Mathematics
    • Cognitive Science
    • Other Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
    • General Chemistry
    • General Geology/Earth Science
    • General Physics
Key Programs Offered in Graduate (Masters)
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