College Deliberately: Pomona College

Pomona College is a small, private not-for-profit, four-year College that emphasizes culture, character and research located in a suburb of Claremont, CA. It is known for Econometrics and Quantitative Economics, Mathematics and Economics.

Pomona College

place 550 N College Ave, Claremont, CA 91711-6319
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web Web: http://www.pomona.edu/
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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
Pomona College WASC Senior College and University Commission Accredited 1949-02-28 2020-03-30
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Top and bottom 5 key words or phrases for Pomona College. Postive values are words or phrases that appear in the web pages of Pomona College and not in the web pages of peer institutions. Negative values appear in the web pages of peer institutions and not in the web page of Pomona College.
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Student Centeredness

3.8 of 10
The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
14% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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Bachelor’s degree
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Pomona College is in NCAA Division III with football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 76
Track and Field Outdoor Men’s 37
Swimming and Diving Women’s 32

The complete list of sports at Pomona College is available for members.

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Tuition for Pomona College is in the 98.3 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as extraordinarily expensive.
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Sentiment for tweets that say ‘Pomona College’ or an alias (see above). Twitter limits its API to the previous 7 days or 18,000 tweets. This chart shows the average daily sentiment of tweets containing Pomona College within those restrictions.
An approximation of whether tweets from the area around Pomona College are, on average, positive or negative.
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Sentiment for tweets from an area 1mi around Pomona College. Twitter limits its API to the previous 7 days or 18,000 tweets. This chart shows the average daily sentiment for tweets from around Pomona College within those restrictions. The chart will update as we get access to twitter’s full API.
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