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Number of
4-year Women's colleges

64,732

Students attending
4-year Women's colleges

$36,237

Average
in-state tuition

$36,237

Average
out-of-state tuition

List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Agnes Scott College

Decatur, GA

61 US News

List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Agnes Scott College

Decatur, GA

Total undergraduates: 981
Acceptance rate: 64%
Average annual cost: $21,315
Average salary: $36,500
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List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Barnard College

New York, NY

26 US News

List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Barnard College

New York, NY

Total undergraduates: 2,668
Acceptance rate: 16%
Average annual cost: $22,815
Average salary: $56,400
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List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Bryn Mawr College

Bryn Mawr, PA

32 US News

List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Bryn Mawr College

Bryn Mawr, PA

Total undergraduates: 1,442
Acceptance rate: 39%
Average annual cost: $31,900
Average salary: $53,100
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List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Hollins University

Roanoke, VA

112 US News

List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Hollins University

Roanoke, VA

Total undergraduates: 674
Acceptance rate: 59%
Average annual cost: $19,628
Average salary: $32,200
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List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Mount Holyoke College

South Hadley, MA

36 US News

List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Mount Holyoke College

South Hadley, MA

Total undergraduates: 2,393
Acceptance rate: 52%
Average annual cost: $27,234
Average salary: $46,100
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List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Saint Mary's College

Notre Dame, IN

101 US News

List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Saint Mary's College

Notre Dame, IN

Total undergraduates: 1,690
Acceptance rate: 81%
Average annual cost: $25,991
Average salary: $46,100
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List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Scripps College

Claremont, CA

26 US News
The mission of Scripps College is to educate women to develop their intellects and talents through active participation in a community of scholars, so that as graduates they may contribute to society through public and private lives of leadership, service, integrity, and creativity.

List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Scripps College

Claremont, CA

Total undergraduates: 1,092
Acceptance rate: 29%
Average annual cost: $37,860
Average salary: $49,700
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List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Smith College

Northampton, MA

12 US News

List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Smith College

Northampton, MA

Total undergraduates: 2,594
Acceptance rate: 37%
Average annual cost: $24,258
Average salary: $44,900
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List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Spelman College

Atlanta, GA

61 US News
Spelman College, a historically Black College for women and a global leader in the education of women of African descent, is dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and the intellectual, creative, ethical and leadership potential of its students. Spelman empowers the whole person to engage the many cultures of the world and ins

List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Spelman College

Atlanta, GA

Total undergraduates: 2,166
Acceptance rate: 35%
Average annual cost: $32,399
Average salary: $46,800
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List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Wellesley College

Wellesley, MA

3 US News

List of the top women's colleges in 2018

Wellesley College

Wellesley, MA

Total undergraduates: 2,688
Acceptance rate: 28%
Average annual cost: $20,013
Average salary: $60,100
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