Special Report

Hardest Colleges to Get Into

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30. Georgetown University
> Acceptance rate: 15.7%
> SAT scores at 25th & 75th percentiles: 1,350 and 1,520
> Student to faculty ratio: 11:1
> Average net price of attendance: $28,509 per year
> Location: Washington, District of Columbia

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29. Claremont McKenna College
> Acceptance rate: 10.4%
> SAT scores at 25th & 75th percentiles: 1,340 and 1,510
> Student to faculty ratio: 8:1
> Average net price of attendance: $26,512 per year
> Location: Claremont, California

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28. Haverford College
> Acceptance rate: 20.1%
> SAT scores at 25th & 75th percentiles: 1,390 and 1,530
> Student to faculty ratio: 8:1
> Average net price of attendance: $25,362 per year
> Location: Haverford, Pennsylvania

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27. University of Notre Dame
> Acceptance rate: 18.9%
> SAT scores at 25th & 75th percentiles: 1,370 and 1,520
> Student to faculty ratio: 10:1
> Average net price of attendance: $30,229 per year
> Location: Notre Dame, Indiana

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26. Pomona College
> Acceptance rate: 8.4%
> SAT scores at 25th & 75th percentiles: 1,370 and 1,530
> Student to faculty ratio: 7:1
> Average net price of attendance: $16,988 per year
> Location: Claremont, California