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Pomona College

Claremont, California

 3 reviews

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Pomona College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

About Pomona College

Pomona College is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational, liberal arts college in Claremont, California, United States. It was founded in 1887 by a group of Congregationalists who wanted to recreate a "college of the New England type" on the West Coast. In the 1920s, it became the founding member of the Claremont Colleges consortium as President James A. Blaisdell founded a consortium system modeled after those of Oxford University and Cambridge University.

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Located in Claremont, California.

550 N College Ave, Claremont, CA, 91711-6319, Los Angeles County

Pomona College Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2024 Best Colleges in America

#163 of 6828

2024 Best Colleges in California

#13 of 703

Best Small Colleges in America

#1 of 5273

Most Popular Majors

Out of 17 majors categories at Pomona College, the 5 most popular are listed below.

Graduation Rate

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 Pomona College within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni