Bryn Mawr College is a liberal arts college that offers an undergraduate education and assists students in developing important skills useful in pursuit of graduate education or employment. A liberal arts curriculum exposes students to a variety of topics and subjects. The school is located in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, which is a predominantly suburban area. Nearly 1,800 students enroll at Bryn Mawr College per year.
Students can choose from a few areas of study, including but not limited to:
- Public Administration And Social Services
- Health And Clinical Professions
- Biological And Biomedical Sciences
- English Language And Literature
The admissions process begins with the submission of an application, transcripts, and standardized test scores, which are then reviewed by the admissions office. Either the SAT or ACT exam can be taken to apply to Bryn Mawr College. Scores within the range of 26 to 31 on the ACT or 1830 to 2140 on the SAT are recommended to increase your chances for getting accepted. Approximately 50 percent of all applicant were accepted at this school, with 33 percent of those admitted choosing to attend. More information from the admissions office can be found at brynmawr.edu.
Tuition is approximately $45,000 annually, though it may change based on different types of circumstances. Students may check the school's net price calculator to find what your personalized cost of attendance would be. On-campus housing is available for students, which costs around $8,100 each year. Financial aid may be provided to students that meet the necessary requirements in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.
The mascot for Bryn Mawr College is the "Owls", and they participate in intercollegiate athletics through the oversight and organization of the NCAA.
Students may visit the school's http://www.brynmawr.edu to see additional information.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admission details below may give you an idea of the applicants Bryn Mawr College accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- AP Course Credits
The total student enrollment at Bryn Mawr College is about 1,700. The student body is made up of 80% undergraduate students and 23% graduate students.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- The estimated tuition range is around $46,000-$55,000 per year
- For part-time students, charges are between $1,400-$1,700 per unit
- May offer prepaid tuition, allowing students to purchase tuition at current rates for future years.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||75%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||71%||$29,260|
|Receiving Student Loans||46%||$5,764|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and recent graduates, Bryn Mawr College may offer student services like those listed below:
- Counseling assistance
- Student employment
- Assistance to find work
With a graduation rate of around 84%, Bryn Mawr College is among the most successful schools in the area.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||81%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||3%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||0.3%|
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Bryn Mawr College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies
Family and Consumer Sciences
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Public Administration and Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Other 4-Year Private Colleges
The list of schools below have been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Bryn Mawr College.
- Rutgers University - Camden in Camden, NJ (12 miles away)
- West Chester University of Pennsylvania in West Chester, PA (16 miles away)
- Lincoln University of Pennsylvania in Lincoln University, PA (35 miles away)
- Kutztown University of Pennsylvania in Kutztown, PA (42 miles away)
- The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey in Galloway, NJ (55 miles away)
Also, check out our college lists below, which can help students compare schools to one another:
- Visit the main Pennsylvania colleges & universities profile page
- Compare other Pennsylvania private colleges
- See all the liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania
Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Bryn Mawr College for official up-to-date information.