Keck Graduate Institute

Overview of Keck Graduate Institute

Keck Graduate Institute is located in a large suburb, in Claremont, CA. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degree levels at Keck Graduate Institute top out at the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

Students at the school often study science.

Keck Graduate Institute Selectivity

The admissions department at Keck Graduate Institute does not accept all those who apply.


Students at the school benefit from the low student/teacher ratio. By paying its faculty better than most schools, Keck Graduate Institute tries to attract and retain a high quality teaching staff.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 88 students (88 full-time equivalent). Minorities are common at Keck Graduate Institute. A very high share of students at the school are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"KGI is dedicated to educational programs and research aimed at translating into practice, for the benefit of society, the power and potential of the life sciences."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Keck Graduate Institute

Keck Graduate Institute
535 Watson Dr
Claremont , CA 91711
General Phone: (909) 607-7855

Keck Graduate Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Science40biological and physical sciences

Number of programs and degrees for Keck Graduate Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree391
Doctor's degree11

Keck Graduate Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Keck Graduate Institute had a total enrollment of 88 students (88 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 32%
Black 2%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 21%
Unknown 10%
(Foreign Students) 33%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 42%
25-29 45%
30-34 13%

Keck Graduate Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Claremont, California for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other California Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Keck Graduate Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Keck Graduate Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3853300)

Keck Graduate Institute Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track94

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year5$153,9001*
Associate professorcalendar year1*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*0*
Lecturercalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year7$145,8573$107,343

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year0*1*
All faculty totalacademic year0*1*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Keck Graduate Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Biological and Physical Sciences

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What Sets Keck Graduate Institute Apart:

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