Our Location

9.2

Rating

Private

Type

6833

Students

$50,800

Tuition

9%

Acceptance

86%

Ranking

Large City

Campus Setting

Nashville, TN

www.vanderbilt.edu/Admissions/

2101 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN 37240

Vanderbilt University is a large private university located in Nashville, TN ranked 17thin America. It has a total of 6,974 full-time undergraduate students and is highly competitive, accepting barely shy of one out of ten applicants. Vanderbilt University offers 245 different majors and is best known for its teacher education and professional development, secondary education and teaching, and elementary education and teaching programs (nationally ranked 1st, 1st, and 2nd respectively). With a tuition cost of $50,800 per year, Vanderbilt University is very expensive. 86.73% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, joining the workforce. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $69,000 per year, which is 66% 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

50800/Year
Below Average

UM-M

$50,800

National

$15,271
Pay with Cash

$73,148/year

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

Pay with Financial Aid

$19,923/year

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

Getting In

9%Acceptance
Very Difficult

UM-M

9%

National

69.05%
Sat

1460 - 1560

49% of students submit

Application Deadline

MISSING

ACT

31 - 35

52% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$95

Students

6886Undergrads
Small Student Population

Full-Time

6833

Part-Time

53
Male

56%

In-state

10%

Female

44%

Out of state

9%

Undergrads Over 25

0%

International

15%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
8% Economics, General6% Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other5% Social Sciences, General81% Others

8% Economics, General

6% Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

5% Social Sciences, General

81% Others

Economics, General

8%

309 Graduates

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

6%

226 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

5%

223 Graduates

Computer Science

4%

147 Graduates

Neuroscience

3%

134 Graduates

Mathematics, General

3%

134 Graduates

Political Science and Government, General

3%

118 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

2%

95 Graduates

Academics

B Score
Professors
StudentsProfessors17:117:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

7

Number of Library Books

1932705

Academic Spend per Student

53%

Fill-time Retention Rate

97%

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

$53,400/Year

Full-Time

1,177

Part-Time

331
Median Earnings

$53,400

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

6%

Median Earnings

$69,000

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

92%