Overview:Pomona College is a premier liberal-arts college with a focus on the arts, humanities, social sciences and natural sciences. It is located in Claremont, California.
Originally modeled after elite Northeastern colleges, Pomona is now one of the most competitive and best endowed colleges in the country. The college typically ranks among the 10 top liberal arts colleges in the country. Pomona College has an impressive 8 to 1 student / faculty ratio, an average class size of 14, and a chapter of the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society for its strengths in the liberal arts and sciences. Situated a little over 30 miles from Los Angeles, Pomona is a member of the Claremont Colleges. Students frequently interact and cross-register with the other Claremont schools: Pitzer College, Claremont McKenna College, Scripps College, and Harvey Mudd College.