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2015 US Top 10

Academic Overview Key Fact

Institutional Characteristics

Next table compares basic academic information between 2015 US Top 10. By school type, all 10 2015 US Top 10 are private. By school level, all 10 2015 US Top 10 are 4 years or high institutes.

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Academic Comparison - 2015 US Top 10
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
California Institute of Technology Pasadena, CA Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Yale University New Haven, CT Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
University of Chicago Chicago, IL Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Bachelor, Master, Doctorate
Harvard University Cambridge, MA Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship Bachelor, Master, Doctorate
Princeton University Princeton, NJ Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship Bachelor, Master, Doctorate
Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Duke University Durham, NC Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Stanford University Stanford, CA Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of 2015 US Top 10 is $49,102 for in-state students and $49,102 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance ratio is 7.80% and graduation rate is 94.60%. Next table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.

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Key Facts Comparison - 2015 US Top 10
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
California Institute of Technology$47,5779%91%3%2,255
Yale University$49,4807%97%6%12,385
University of Chicago$52,4918%92%6%15,391
Harvard University$47,0746%98%7%29,652
Massachusetts Institute of Technology$48,4528%92%3%11,331
Princeton University$45,3007%97%5%8,138
Columbia University in the City of New York$49,9737%95%6%28,086
Duke University$51,26511%95%7%15,984
University of Pennsylvania$51,46410%95%6%24,876
Stanford University$47,9405%94%11%16,980
Average$4,910 / $4,9100.78%9.46%0.60%1,651
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.