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Whitman College

Walla Walla, WA

According to its mission statement, Whitman College "provides a rigorous liberal arts education of the highest quality to passionate and engaged students from diverse backgrounds. Whitman students develop their intellectual and creative capacities in a supportive scholarly community that prioritizes student learning within and beyond our classrooms. We help each student translate their deep local, regional, and global experiences into ethical and meaningful lives of purpose." [Source]

Website: http://www.whitman.edu/

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1,559
Undergraduate
Enrollment
78%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$55,982
Tuition & Fees
(annually)

9:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
1.4%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

NO

Literature

YES

Foreign Language

NO

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

NO

Science

YES


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Curriculum last evaluated: 7/18/2022

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.