Swarthmore College

Swarthmore, PA

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Most Popular Majors

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Agriculture and Natural Resources

Major Bachelors
Environmental Studies

Arts & Humanities

Major Bachelors
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Chinese Language and Literature
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures and Linguistics
Comparative Literature
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
English Language and Literature
Film, Cinema, Video, Movie Studies
Fine/Studio Arts
French Language and Literature
General Music
German Language and Literature
Islamic Studies
Japanese Language and Literature
Latin Language and Literature
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Other English Language and Literature/Letters
Other Film/Video and Photographic Arts
Other History
Other Philosophy and Religious Studies
Other Visual and Performing Arts, Other
Religion/Religious Studies
Russian Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature


Major Bachelors
Other Bilingual, Multilingual, and Multicultural Education
Other Education


Major Bachelors

Interdisciplinary Studies

Major Bachelors
Biological and Physical Sciences
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
Mathematics and Computer Science
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Other Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution

Life Science

Major Bachelors
Biology/Biological Sciences
Other Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Major Bachelors
Other Applied Mathematics

Natural Sciences

Major Bachelors
Chemical Physics
Geology/Earth Science
Other Physical Sciences

Social Sciences

Major Bachelors
African Studies
African-American/Black Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Asian Studies/Civilization
French Studies
International Relations and Affairs
Latin American Studies
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
Other Area Studies
Other Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender and Group Studies
Other Political Science and Government
Other Psychology
Other Social Sciences
Physiological Psychology / Psychobiology
Political Science and Government
Russian Studies
Sociology and Anthropology
Women's Studies

Social Work

Major Bachelors
Other Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Policy Analysis


Major Bachelors
Computer and Information Sciences

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Swarthmore College Academic Details

Academic Calendar Semester
Retention Rate 97%
Carnegie Class Baccalaureate Colleges--Arts & Sciences
Orientation Month(s) Orientation for new students held in August.

Specialty Study Options

  • Double Majors
  • Independent Study
  • Accelerated Study
  • Honors Program
  • Internships
  • Distance Learning

Domestic Off-Campus Semester-Away Programs

  • Domestic Exchange Schools

Class Sizes at Swarthmore College

  • Fewer than 20 Students: 76%
  • 50 - 100 Students: 2%
  • 20 - 49 Students: 22%
  • 100+ Students: 0%
Fewer than 20 Students 76%
50 - 100 Students 2%
20 - 49 Students 22%
100+ Students 0%

Faculty Ethnic Diversity

  • Caucasian: 79
  • African American: 7
  • Asian: 6
  • Latino: 4
  • Unknown and Other: 4
Caucasian 79
African American 7
Asian 6
Latino 4
Unknown and Other 4

Faculty at Swarthmore College

Total Faculty 228
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 8
Full-Time Professors 713
Male Faculty 128
Part-Time Professors 251
Women Faculty 100

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