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University of Rochester

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Rating

Private

Type

13,269

Students

$55,040

Tuition

30%

Acceptance

#47

Ranking

Midsize City

Campus Setting

Rochester, NY

Wilson Blvd. - Wallis Hall, Rochester, NY 14627-0011

University of Rochester is a large private university located in Rochester, NY ranked 51stin the US. It has a total of 7,308 full-time undergraduate students and is relatively competitive, accepting 29.71% of applicants. University of Rochester offers 277 different majors and is best known for its computational science, music performance, and jazz programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 2nd respectively). With a tuition cost of $55,040 per year, University of Rochester is very costly. 79.93% of students graduate ready to the next phase of their lives, joining the labor force. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $61,200 per year, which is 47% over the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$56,030/Year
Above Average

University of Rochester

$56,030

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$75,190/year

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

Pay with Financial Aid

$39,244/year

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

Getting In

30%Acceptance
Average

University of Rochester

30%

National

69%
Sat

1310 - 1500

72% of students submit

Admissions Yield

23%

ACT

27 - 33

31% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Considered but not required

Application Fee

$50

Students

7,308Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

1,520

Part-Time

0
Male

48%

In-state

83%

Female

52%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

6%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
15% Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other6% Business Administration and Management, General6% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse73% Others

15% Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other

6% Business Administration and Management, General

6% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

73% Others

Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other

15%

518 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

6%

222 Graduates

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

6%

216 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

6%

207 Graduates

Music Performance, General

5%

188 Graduates

Computer Science

5%

179 Graduates

Econometrics and Quantitative Economics

4%

153 Graduates

Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

3%

100 Graduates

Academics

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Professors
StudentsProfessors10:110:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

10

Number of Library Books

2,336,851

Academic Spend per Student

$32,491

Full-time Retention Rate

96%

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

$44,800/Year

University of Rochester

$44,800

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$44,800

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$61,200

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

79%