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St. John's College
Annapolis, MD
St. John's, founded in 1696, is a private, liberal arts college. At the core of St. John's curriculum is a list of great books." Its 36-acre campus is located in Annapolis, 30 miles from both Baltimore and Washington, D.C.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 434
   Women 196 (45.2%)
   Men 238 (54.8%)
Graduate Students 50
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 53% of 612 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline January 15
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.48
SAT Math 641 average
570-710 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 677 average
610-730 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 30 average
27-33 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA     X  
Standardized Tests     X  
Essay X      
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance $63,496
  Tuition and Fees $50,228
  Room and Board $11,888
Average Percent of Need Met 91%
Average Freshman Award $42,952
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 75
Regular Class Size 10-19 students: 99% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Annapolis Population 38,722
Nearest Metropolitan Area Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 92% of freshmen, 80% of all students
Athletic Conferences  
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
5.1% Asian
1.7% Black/African-American
5.9% Hispanic/Latino
2.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
84.0% White
0.6% Unknown
International Students 18.0% from 29 countries
First-Year Students Returning 79.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 70.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 48%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 10.0%