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Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, New York

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Student Population
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Location Saratoga Springs, New York
Online skidmore.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small Suburban
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Saratoga Springs, New York, Skidmore College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 11,102 prospective students applied, and 3,336 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 735 enrolled in the school.  2,585 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 28 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $55,136 plus fees of $1,186. Skidmore College is ranked 47 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Skidmore College is rated within the top 12% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 9 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Very High
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SAT 1220/1400
ACT 28/32
GPA 3.75
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2022
Applicant Competition High
Application Fee $65

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Skidmore College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$1,186
Room and Board $15,000
Budget for Other Expenses$1,518
Total One Year Cost$74,140

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$54,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
84% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Skidmore College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 19%
Visual and Performing Arts 16%
Business 10%
English and Literature 10%
Psychology 8%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=195526 IPEDS survey data for Skidmore College.

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