Hartwick College

Overview


Acceptance Rate
89%
Acceptance Rate by Gender
Percent of Applicants
SAT Score Range
900 - 1090
25th to 75th percentiles
Out of 1600
ACT Score Range
19 - 25
25th to 75th percentiles
Out of 36
Tuition & Fees
$44,134
Average Salary in 10 Years
$49,500

Note: 10 years after enrolling at Hartwick College

Hartwick College is located in Oneonta, New York. It is a small private not-for-profit school and offers undergrad programs. It has 1,201 undergraduate students enrolled and admission is selective as the acceptance rate is 88.6%.

Popular majors include Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Social Sciences, Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Health Professions and Related Programs, and Visual and Performing Arts. 54% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $38,300.

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About


🗺 One Hartwick Drive
Oneonta, New York 13820
State New York
🌐www.hartwick.edu/

Test Score Range


What test scores do you need to get into Hartwick College?
SAT Score Range
900 - 1090
25th to 75th percentiles
Out of 1600
ACT Score Range
19 - 25
25th to 75th percentiles
Out of 36
Median SAT Score
995
Out of 1600
Median ACT Score
22
Out of 36
SAT Score Breakdown
SAT Total Score Ranges
SAT Critical Reading Score Ranges
SAT Math Score Ranges
ACT Score Breakdown
ACT Total Score Ranges

SATs or the ACTs?


Should you take the SATs or the ACTs?
Students Submitting SATs
51%
Students Submitting ACTs
16%

More students take the SATs than the ACTs.

Admissions


Hartwick College has around 3,019 applicants.

Of the students admitted, 13% decide to enroll at Hartwick College. This is the admissions yield. A higher admisssions yield means students want to attend the school. A lower one means that they decided to attend another school.

Out of the 3,019 applicants 39% are men and 61% are women. This means that for every 100 male applicants, there are 158 women, or for every 100 female applicants, there are 63 men.

Hartwick College's acceptance rate is 88.6%. The acceptance rate for men is 84.2% and the acceptance rate for women is 91.3%.

Applicants


Who applies to Hartwick College?
Number of Applicants
3,019
Number of Applicants per Spot
9
per spot
Male Applicants
39%
Female Applicants
61%

Acceptance Rate


Getting into Hartwick College
Hartwick College Acceptance Rate
88.6%
Getting in
Less Selective
Male Acceptance Rate
84.2%
Female Acceptance Rate
91.3%

School Popularity


Do Students Want to Go to Hartwick College?
Hartwick College Admissions Yield
13%
of accepted students choose to go to Hartwick College
Male Admissions Yield
16%
Female Admissions Yield
11%

Application


Admission Test Scores Considered but not required
High School GPA Required
High School Rank Considered but not required
High School Record Required
Complete High School Considered but not required
Recommendations Considered but not required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Considered but not required
College Requirements Recommendations not required SATs and ACTs not required

Graduation Rate


Graduation Rate
54%
within 6 years
Men Graduation Rate
49%
Women Graduation Rate
57%
Undergrad Graduation Rate
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Cost


Can you afford to attend Hartwick College?
Average Cost After Financial Aid
$25,299
for one year

Source: Dept. of Education
Published Tuition & Fees
$44,134
Excludes housing

Source: Dept. of Education
Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$56,227
per year
In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$56,227
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?
Median Student Debt
$27,000

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
How much will you pay each month?
$287
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of Hartwick College would expect to pay over 10 years.
Will you be able to pay off your debt?
70%
of students are able to pay down debt 3 years after graduation

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

Hartwick College Financial Aid
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education
Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan
78%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at Hartwick College you can visit www.hartwick.edu/admissions/cost-aid/financial-aid/.

Hartwick College Tuition and Room & Board
Out-of-State Tuition
Total Cost: $56,227
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
In-State Tuition
Total Cost: $56,227
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Career & Salary


How much money will you make after graduating from Hartwick College?

Hartwick College students, on average, make $49,500 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 6 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 7% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Hartwick College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Hartwick College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
How much will your income increase each year?
6.6%
in early to mid-career

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Hartwick College.
Median Earnings of Students from Hartwick College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Hartwick College.
Male Students: Average Earnings from Hartwick College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Hartwick College.
Female Students: Average Earnings from Hartwick College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Hartwick College.
Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Hartwick College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Hartwick College.

Return on Education


What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Hartwick College? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
0.9x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Hartwick College. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Hartwick College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
0.8x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Hartwick College. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Hartwick College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.

Teaching


Student-Faculty Ratio
10
students per faculty
Average Professional Salary
$83,868
for full-time professors
Salary Group: Medium-Low

Graduate School


Can you go to grad school at Hartwick College?
No
Highest degree: Bachelor's degree

Students


Undergraduate Focus
100%
Undergrads
1,201
Total Students
1,201
undergrads and grad students
Part-Time Students
1%
Students over 25
2%
Student Median Household Income
$69,362
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017)

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau

Student Diversity


Who will be your classmates?
Women
59%
of undergraduates
Men
41%
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
Slightly More Women

Hartwick College has slightly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 69 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 144 women.

International Students
3%
of undergraduates
Undergraduate Student Diversity at Hartwick College
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Where are Students from?
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at Hartwick College study?
Hartwick College Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Hartwick College are:

  1. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  2. Social Sciences
  3. Biological and Biomedical Sciences
  4. Health Professions and Related Programs
  5. Visual and Performing Arts
Approximately 71% of students choose to study one of these majors.

Student Satisfaction


Will you be happy at Hartwick College?
Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate
70%
Students Who Transfer Out of Hartwick College
36%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Hartwick College has a retention rate of 70% for full-time undergrads, which is neither high nor low.

Transfers


Undergraduate Transfers
39
3% of undergraduates
Transfer In Rate
Low

Hartwick College has around 39 students who transfer into the school each year. This is fairly low at approximately 3% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Hartwick College as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Politics in New York


Presidential Election Results of 2016
Democratic

Politically, New York tends to be More Democratic. In the 2016 Presidential election, 59% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 37% voted for the Republican party, and 2% voted for neither.

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