HomeTufts University

A+

Rating

Private

Type

12,781

Students

$57,324

Tuition

15%

Acceptance

#30

Ranking

Large Suburb

Campus Setting

Medford, MA

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Tufts University is a large private university located in Medford, MA ranked 30th in the nation. It has a total of 6,134 full-time undergraduate students and is quite competitive, accepting just above one in seven applicants. Tufts University offers 220 different majors and is best known for its Biopsychology, Critical Theory and Analysis, and Child Development programs (nationally ranked 1st, 1st, and 2nd respectively). With an annual tuition of $57,324 per year, Tufts University is very pricey. 82.88% of students graduate ready to the next chapter of their lives, employment. After finishing college, alumni go on to earn more or less $75,800 per year, which is 82% greater than the national median.
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Cost

$58,578
Above Average

Tufts University

$58,578

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$76,200

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

Pay with Financial Aid

$33,276

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

Getting In

15%Acceptance
Moderately Selective

Tufts University

15%

National

69%
Sat

1390 - 1540

56% of students submit

Admissions Yield

47%

ACT

0 - 0

44% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$75

Application Website

https://www.commonapp.org/

Students

6,134Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

100%

Part-Time

0%
Male

47%

In-state

83%

Female

53%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

1%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
13% International Relations and Affairs7% Computer Science6% Econometrics and Quantitative Economics75% Others

13% International Relations and Affairs

7% Computer Science

6% Econometrics and Quantitative Economics

75% Others

International Relations and Affairs

13%

412 Graduates

Computer Science

7%

223 Graduates

Econometrics and Quantitative Economics

6%

192 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

5%

156 Graduates

Biomedical Sciences, General

4%

120 Graduates

Nutrition Sciences

3%

105 Graduates

Engineering/Industrial Management

3%

94 Graduates

Political Science and Government, General

3%

85 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

3%

82 Graduates

Academics

A+
Professors
StudentsProfessors9:19:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

9

Number of Library Books

885,931

Academic Spend per Student

$25,888

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

Full-time Retention Rate

96%

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$51,200/Year

Tufts University

$51,200

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$51,200

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$75,800

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

82%