Scripps College

Academic Highlights

  • A Scripps education begins with the Core Curriculum in interdisciplinary Humanities, the College's signature interdisciplinary approach to learning. 

  • Students can choose from 65 majors and programs of study. View full list here

  • The student-to-faculty ratio is 10:1 and the average class size is 16 students. 

  • Students can cross register at the other Claremont Colleges and also pursue a major offered by another Claremont College.

  • Students interested in engineering can participate in 3-2 programs with Harvey Mudd College, University of Southern California, Washington University in St. Louis, Rensselear, Columbia, and Boston University and earn both a B.A. and a B.S. in 5 years.

  • Pre-professional advising is available to students interested in pursuing a career in the health professions, law, or business. 

  • 60% of students spend at least 1 semester pursuing off-campus study to 86 cities in 47 different countries through 120 approved programs.