Claremont, Calif. (September 5, 2019)–Pitzer College has been selected by College Raptor as a 2020 Best College and a 2020 Hidden Gem. Pitzer is ranked #23 in Top 25 Best Colleges in the Southwest and #24 in Top 25 Best Test Optional Colleges in the country. In addition, College Raptor named Pitzer #5 as a Hidden Gems with the Lowest Average Federal Student Loan Debt. This selection recognizes Pitzer College as a leading institution in the country based on a combination of factors including the school’s graduation rates, campus diversity, endowment per student and other key metrics as reported via the National Center for Education Statistics for the most recently available enrollment year.
“Since 2015, we’ve carefully
assembled our lists each year to highlight the best schools in different
categories to help families get started in the discovery process,” said Bill
Staib, College Raptor’s CEO. “Pitzer has shown dedication to academic
excellence. We are proud to highlight them.”College Raptor is a college search platform that
enables students and families to discover quality, affordable college options
based on personalized estimates of financial aid, scholarships, academic match
and acceptance chances at every four-year college in the country.
About Pitzer College
Pitzer College is a nationally top-ranked undergraduate liberal arts and sciences institution. A member of The Claremont Colleges, Pitzer offers a distinctive approach to a liberal arts education by linking intellectual inquiry with interdisciplinary studies, cultural immersion, social responsibility and community involvement. For more information, please visit www.pitzer.edu.