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Earlham College

Biology Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 1/4
Student Surveys
(in Biology)
5
Males: 2, Females: 3
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.0
 

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

Earlham College
 B+
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 A-

Beloit College
 A-
Oberlin College
 A-
Kenyon College
 A
Harvard University
 B+
Knox College
 A-
Grinnell College
 B+
South Cheshire College
 B
F
A+

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:3.3 Medium
Actual difficulty:3.7 High
Students found the coursework to be harder than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect


English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English0-10%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Biology:

My education didn't directly prepare me for any job out in the "real world" and that hurt me at first in terms of landing my first job. Once I attaine...
Earlham was an amazing four years of my life. I found engaged students up for discussion at all hours of the night. It was my first encounter with a...
Graduated from EC thirty years ago. Here's the thing. Go to Earlham. Go to Lilly Library. Go to reference desk and ask for EC catalogs starting in 197...
I consider going to Earlham College to be the worst mistake of my life. It is too small to give students with intent of going to graduate school a re...
Please do not send your children to Earlham. It does not prepare you for graduate education. Now that I am not a young, easily influenced college...
I've really enjoyed the atmosphere at Earlham. You learn inside and outside the classroom. You must be an open minded individual if you plan to attend...
As a third year biology major I'm very satisfied with the education I've received at Earlham. I don't care that Richmond Indiana is not Cambridge MA. ...
Overall I can't wait to transfer. The teachers aren't bad and I enjoyed my classes but the college's staff for housing and registration are awful, inc...
I really wouldn't recommend Earlham to anyone who isn't a minority or extremely liberal. There are some great professors there, but overall the schoo...
I recently read an article in the NY Times comparing Earlham College with Pomona College (NYT 17 April 2011 Pg. ED33). The article confirmed my suspic...
It's a small college that is not known outside of the states surrounding it, thought it is probably the best college in Indiana, or Ohio, and if you w...
Socially this school is a mess; there is a clear division between athletes, who are recruited here to play on sports teams in which the programs are p...
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