Mount Holyoke College

top STEM colleges for diversityLocated in South Hadley, Massachusetts, Mount Holyoke College is a research liberal arts college for women. It has a diverse enrollment of 2,189 students, with 25 percent international citizens from 74 countries. Students who are African American, Asian American, Latina, Native American, or multiracial make up 27 percent of the student body. The college has a peer education pilot program called “Mozone” to provide training, interactive dialogues, and materials regarding diversity and inclusion. A program on race/ethnicity and gender identification was offered in the last academic year. This top STEM college for diversity offers 51 majors with 33 percent in natural and applied sciences. Student to faculty ratio at Mount Holyoke is 10:1 with 71 percent of classes with fewer than 20 students. Tuition is $45,680. The college reports that 84 percent of the 2014 class were working or in graduate school just six months after graduation.