Drexel University

Acceptance Rate 75 %
SAT Average 1,290
Tuition & Fees $56,238
Student Population 24,634
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $23,740

Academic Overview

Drexel University Campus, Philadelphia, PA
Drexel University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $56,238 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 24,634 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 75% and the graduation rate is 69% last year.
The salary after graduation from Drexel University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $78,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Drexel University are $56,238. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $37,074 on average.
Drexel University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Drexel. The acceptance rate of Drexel is 75% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 13%. The average graduation rate is 69% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $23,740 and 84% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 24,634 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Drexel University is 75 %.
Graduation Rate for Drexel University is 69 %
Retention Rate for Drexel University is 89 %
Student Population for Drexel University is 24,634
Student to Faculty Rate for Drexel University is 11 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $23,740 at Drexel University.

Offered Degrees

Drexel offers 360 major programs through online and on-site education where 89 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate10
One but less than two years certificate244
Bachelor's Degree1018
Post Bachelor's Degree5634
Master's Degree11939
Post Master's Degree112
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship421
Doctor's degree - professional practice61

Special Learning Opportunities

Drexel University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:4,143)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,763)

Veterans Benefits

Drexel University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges