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Yale University

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Rating

Private

Type

14,389

Students

$55,500

Tuition

6%

Acceptance

#4

Ranking

Midsize City

Campus Setting

New Haven, CT

Woodbridge Hall, New Haven, CT 06520

Yale University is a large private university located in New Haven, CT ranked 4thin America. It has a total of 6,748 full-time undergraduate students and is highly competitive, accepting 6.08% of applicants. Yale University offers 297 different majors and is best known for its american studies, religious studies, and history programs (nationally ranked 1st, 1st, and 2nd respectively). With a tuition cost of $55,500 per year, Yale University is extremely expensive. 89.63% of students graduate ready to the next phase of their lives, entering the labor market. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $83,200 per year, which is 100% above the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$55,500/Year
Above Average

Yale University

$55,500

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$76,645/year

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

Pay with Financial Aid

$22,469/year

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

Getting In

6%Acceptance
Very Selective

Yale University

6%

National

69%
Sat

1460 - 1570

68% of students submit

Admissions Yield

69%

ACT

31 - 35

50% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$80

Students

6,748Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

1,573

Part-Time

0
Male

49%

In-state

83%

Female

51%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

0%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
12% Business Administration and Management, General6% Public Health, General6% Econometrics and Quantitative Economics76% Others

12% Business Administration and Management, General

6% Public Health, General

6% Econometrics and Quantitative Economics

76% Others

Business Administration and Management, General

12%

539 Graduates

Public Health, General

6%

299 Graduates

Econometrics and Quantitative Economics

6%

277 Graduates

Political Science and Government, General

4%

199 Graduates

History, General

4%

196 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences, General

3%

145 Graduates

Experimental Psychology

3%

131 Graduates

Natural Resources Management and Policy

3%

125 Graduates

Academics

A+
Professors
StudentsProfessors6:16:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

6

Number of Library Books

8,362,230

Academic Spend per Student

$57,231

Full-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

$56,600/Year

Yale University

$56,600

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$56,600

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$83,200

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

89%