Claremont McKenna College

Academic Highlights

  • Students can choose from over 30 majors and 10 sequences.

  • About one-third of students double or dual major. Nearly 80% of CMC students conduct independent research with faculty.

  • The student-to-faculty ratio is 8:1 with an average class size of 18 students.

  • Students can cross-register in over 2,300 courses across the Claremont College Consortium.

  • Students interested in engineering can participate in the Economics and Engineering 3+2 program to earn a B.A. in economics and B.S. in engineering in 5 years. Learn more >>

  • Starting in 2024, CMC will prepare students for breakthroughs in genomics, neuroscience, and renewable energy through the three pathways within their Integrated Sciences major: Health, Brain, and Planet.

  • About 40% of students study abroad. CMC offers over 115 programs in 40 countries. CMC also offers off-campus study programs in Washington D.C. and Silicon Valley where students complete a full-semester internship.