Our Location

9.2

Rating

Private

Type

6996

Students

$52,857

Tuition

4%

Acceptance

86%

Ranking

Suburb

Campus Setting

Stanford, CA

admission.stanford.edu/

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Stanford University is a large private university located in Stanford, CA ranked 2ndin the US. It has a total of 8,290 full-time undergraduate students and is highly competitive, accepting 4.34% of applicants. Stanford University offers 227 different majors and is best known for its earth sciences, human biology, and industrial management programs, which are all ranked 1st. With a tuition cost of $52,857 per year, Stanford University is extremely pricey. 89.2% of students graduate beginning the next stage of their lives, entering the workforce. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $94,000 per year, which is 126% over the national median.

Campus Snapshot
#302/676

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#302/676

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#302/676

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Rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Cost

52857/Year
Below Average

UM-M

$52,857

National

$15,271
Pay with Cash

$74,570/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$11,557/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

4%Acceptance
Very Difficult

UM-M

4%

National

69.05%
Sat

1440 - 1570

67% of students submit

Application Deadline

MISSING

ACT

30 - 35

50% of students submit

Application Website

admission.stanford.edu/

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$125

Students

6996Undergrads
Small Student Population

Full-Time

6996

Part-Time

0
Male

68%

In-state

%

Female

32%

Out of state

%

Undergrads Over 25

2%

International

%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
13% Computer Science9% Business Administration and Management, General6% Mechanical Engineering73% Others

13% Computer Science

9% Business Administration and Management, General

6% Mechanical Engineering

73% Others

Computer Science

13%

640 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

9%

431 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

6%

315 Graduates

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

6%

310 Graduates

Engineering/Industrial Management

5%

231 Graduates

Civil Engineering, General

4%

212 Graduates

Engineering, Other

3%

152 Graduates

Human Biology

2%

125 Graduates

Academics

B Score
Professors
StudentsProfessors17:117:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

5

Number of Library Books

9820841

Academic Spend per Student

53%

Fill-time Retention Rate

99%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$70,400/Year

Full-Time

1,177

Part-Time

331
Median Earnings

$70,400

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

6%

Median Earnings

$94,000

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

94%