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Saint Peter, Minnesota
Private 4 Year
Gustavus Adolphus College (/ɡəsˈteɪvəs/ gəs-TAY-vəs) is a private, coeducational liberal arts college. A four-year, residential institution, Gustavus Adolphus College was founded in 1862 by Swedish Americans and is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. To this day the school retains Swedish and Lutheran heritage. The premier event on campus is the annual Nobel Conference, which features Nobel Laureates and other scholars explaining their expertise to a general audience. In 2015, U.S. News & World Report ranked Gustavus as the 64th best liberal arts college in the United States. The college is ranked No. 38 for liberal arts colleges on Payscale's 2016-17 list of highest-paid graduates.
Located in Saint Peter, Minnesota.
Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.
2021 Best Colleges in America
#450 of 6828
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#12 of 110
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#8 of 124
Out of 19 majors categories at Gustavus Adolphus College, the 5 most popular are listed below.
Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College within four or six years.