Grinnell College

Grinnell, IA
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Grinnell College Review

Grinnell, IA, 1121 Park Street
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Career Preparation A-
Students and Culture A
Facilities A
Activities and Groups A+
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Excellent

Grinnell College is a small, private, four-year university enrolling 1,705 students and offering 26 degrees in Grinnell, IA.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Grinnell College.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Human and Social Sciences
200 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
24
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
2
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies
19
History
29
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
11
Philosophy
7
Political Science
35
Psychology
42
Religion/religious Studies
8
Sociology
23
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Mathematics and Science
135 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry
42
Biology
37
Chemistry
19
Mathematics
19
Physics
18
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Education and Liberal Arts
107 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
18
Chinese Language and Literature
6
English Language and Literature
35
French Language and Literature
15
German Language and Literature
8
Russian Language and Literature
5
Spanish Language and Literature
20
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Business
43 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Economics
43
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Art and Design
13 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
6
Music
7
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Computer Technology
12 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
12
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Religious Studies, Class of 2002

Not very much. Career Development Office.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Religious Studies, Class of 2002

Social justice focused, smart, articulate, achievers

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Anthropology, Class of 1982

Back then, energetic and fun

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Religious Studies, Class of 2002

Don't know about the new ones but last time I was there some if the older buildings were showing their age.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Anthropology, Class of 1982

Couldn't say currently. Would assume they are top notch

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA, Class of 1983

Dorms, Classrooms and dining halls were great. computer labs were average for the early 80s so do not compare with todays computer labs.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Physics, Class of 2012

A mixture of updated, top of the line facilities, and buildings that hadn't been touched since the '60s.

Rated January 2016
A+ Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Religious Studies, Class of 2002

Not sure what is there now.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Anthropology, Class of 1982

Can't say, I'm not currently enrolled, but they were excellent back in the day

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA, Class of 1983

Lots of clubs and sports. Fun free concerts and campus-wide themed parties.

Rated January 2016
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