Drexel University

Acceptance Rate 82.63 %
SAT Average 1,310
2023 Tuition & Fees $58,965
Student Population 23,216
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $25,827

Academic Overview

Drexel University Campus, Philadelphia, PA
Drexel University is a private (not-for-profit), four-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 2023 tuition & fees is $58,965 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $37,074.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 23,216 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 82.63% and the graduation rate is 78% 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.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Drexel's tuition & fees is $58,965. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $37,074.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Drexel. The acceptance rate of Drexel is 82.63% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 10.01%. The average graduation rate is 78% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $25,827 and 90% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 23,216 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Drexel University is 82.63 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Drexel University is 78 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Drexel University is 90 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Drexel University is 23,216
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Drexel University is 10 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $25,827 at Drexel University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address3141 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Online Applicationhttps://drexel.edu/admissions/apply/
Financial Aidhttps://drexel.edu/drexelcentral/finaid/overview/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://drexel.edu/drexelcentral/finaid/prospective-students/net-price-calculator/
Veterans Tuitionhttps://drexel.edu/drexelcentral/finaid/financing/veterans/yellow-ribbon-program/
Disability Servicehttps://drexel.edu/oed/disabilityResources/overview/

Offered Degrees

Drexel offers 400 major programs through online and on-site education where 70 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
One but less than two years certificate251
Bachelor's Degree1100
Post Bachelor's Degree6739
Master's Degree13226
Post Master's Degree132
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship461
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:3,667)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,168)

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