General Information About Harcum College
Harcum College seeks to provide men and women with outstanding career preparation that will meet or exceed the standards of their chosen professions. At Harcum, self- realization and preparation for participative citizenship are also of great importance. Intent upon remaining among the foremost, independent, two year colleges in America, Harcum aims at providing every student with the opportunity not only for a rewarding career but also for a fulfilling life.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- On-campus day care for students' children
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- 2-4 years certificate
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 1,186 Percent Admitted 46% Men Admitted 50% Women Admitted 45% Full Time Retention Rate 50%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 1,256 Native American 5 Asian 35 African American 428 Hispanic 56 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 816 Enrolled FullTime Graduates