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Duke University

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Rating

Private

Type

18,159

Students

$55,880

Tuition

8%

Acceptance

#6

Ranking

Large City

Campus Setting

Durham, NC

103 Allen Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Duke University is a large private university located in Durham, NC ranked 6thin America. It has a total of 7,338 full-time undergraduate students and is highly competitive, with a 7.6% acceptance rate. Duke University offers 242 different majors and is best known for its public policy analysis, computer engineering, and education programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 2nd respectively). With a tuition cost of $55,880 per year, Duke University is extremely high-priced. 94.41% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $84,400 per year, which is 103% over the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$58,031/Year
Above Average

Duke University

$58,031

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$77,029/year

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

Pay with Financial Aid

$28,003/year

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

Getting In

8%Acceptance
Very Selective

Duke University

8%

National

69%
Sat

1480 - 1570

55% of students submit

Admissions Yield

54%

ACT

32 - 35

57% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$85

Students

7,338Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

1,731

Part-Time

0
Male

50%

In-state

83%

Female

50%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

0%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
16% Business Administration and Management, General6% Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other6% Computer Science72% Others

16% Business Administration and Management, General

6% Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other

6% Computer Science

72% Others

Business Administration and Management, General

16%

973 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other

6%

379 Graduates

Computer Science

6%

341 Graduates

Econometrics and Quantitative Economics

5%

308 Graduates

Public Policy Analysis, General

4%

272 Graduates

Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

3%

187 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

3%

172 Graduates

Psychology, General

3%

166 Graduates

Academics

A+
Professors
StudentsProfessors6:16:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

6

Number of Library Books

4,232,350

Academic Spend per Student

$68,756

Full-time Retention Rate

98%

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

$76,300/Year

Duke University

$76,300

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$76,300

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$84,400

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

94%