Williams vs. Swat

Compare two schools with tuition, admission, test scores, and more academic characteristics.

Williams vs. Swat

Williamsvs.Swat

Both Williams and Swat are private. Williams is located in Williamstown, MA and Swat is located in Swarthmore, PA.
  • Williams has more expensive tuition of $57,280 than Swat ($54,656).
  • Swat has tighter acceptance rate of 9% than Williams (13%).
  • Williams has higher SAT scores of 1,480 than Swat (1,460).
  • Williams is larger with 2,149 students than Swat (1,559 students).
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#4 in Liberal Arts Colleges
#3 in Massachusetts
Rankings#3 in Liberal Arts Colleges
#2 in Pennsylvania
Private, 4 yearsSchool TypePrivate, 4 years
Williamstown, MALocationSwarthmore, PA
Bachelor's
Master's
Offered DegreesBachelor's
Baccalaureate College - Arts & SciencesCarnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
Tuition & Fees
$57,280Undergraduate$54,656
$55,948Graduate
$48,763Financial Aid$46,289
Admission
$65 undergraduate
$75 graduate
Application Fee$60
13%Acceptance Rate9%
45%Yield41%
1,480 SAT, 101 ACTTest Scores1,460 SAT, 99 ACT
Student Population
2,149Total Students1,559
2,095Undergraduate1,559
54Graduate0
Online Enrollment
Graduation Rate & Outcomes
95%Graduation Rate94%
1%Transfer-out Rate
99%Retention Rate97%
$89,800Average Earning after Graduation$70,000
Special Learning Opportunities and Student Services
Not OfferedDistance Learning (Online Classes)Not Offered
Study AbroadSpecial OpportunitiesStudy Abroad
Teacher Certifiate
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 2,014)
$7,350 average annual costs
On-Campus Living✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 1,554)
$7,938 average annual costs
✔ (21 meals per week)
$7,150 average annual costs
Meal Plan✔ (99 meals per week)
$7,536 average annual costs
Faculties and Staffs
6 to 1Students to Faculty Ratio8 to 1
320 Full-time
65 Part-time
Number of Faculties224 Full-time
27 Part-time
1,050 Full-time
250 Part-time
Number of Staffs829 Full-time
235 Part-time
$114,650 for Faculties
$68,751 Part-time
Average Salary$118,912 for Faculties
$66,282 Part-time
All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020