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Macalester College

St. Paul, MN

According to its mission statement, Macalester College, "is committed to being a preeminent liberal arts college with an educational program known for its high standards for scholarship and its special emphasis on internationalism, multiculturalism, and service to society." [Source]

Website: http://www.macalester.edu/

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2,244
Undergraduate
Enrollment
85%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$60,518
Tuition & Fees
(annually)

10:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
0.2%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

YES

Literature

NO

Foreign Language

YES

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

NO

Science

NO


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Curriculum last evaluated: 7/6/2022

2021-22 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.