Principia College : Profile

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1 Maybeck Place
Elsah, IL 62028
Website: www.principiacollege.edu
Location: Great Lakes IL IN MI OH WI

Get a snapshot of Principia College with this general overview, including student enrollment and graduation rates, average test scores, student demographics, and more.

Mission Statement

The Purpose of Principia College is to serve the Cause of Christian Science (Education at The Principia, page 227). The mission of Principia College is to provide students of Christian Science with a comprehensive, co-educational program of liberal arts and sciences. The college is committed to academic excellence and character education. It is also dedicated to the spiritual, intellectual, moral, social, and athletic development of each student. In this context, Principia offers its students an international perspective and challenges them to be ethically strong in service to the world community.

School Characteristics

Student Population
26350 per year

Length of Study: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Religious Affiliation: Not Applicable

Test Scores & GPA

Average GPA: yes Average ACT: 20 Average SAT: 450

School Profile

Total Enrollment: 493
Retention Rate: 90%
Graduation Rate: 130

School Accreditation

National: No
Regional: yes
Federal: No

Male / Female Enrollment


Total Enrollment


School data was obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

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