Duke University

Acceptance Rate 5.89 %
SAT Average 1,513
2023 Tuition & Fees $62,688
Student Population 17,620
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $46,726

Academic Overview

Duke University Campus, Durham, NC
Duke University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Durham, North Carolina. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $62,688 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $61,522.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 17,620 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 5.89% and the graduation rate is 96% last year.
The salary after graduation from Duke University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $114,500. 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, Duke's tuition & fees is $62,688. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $61,522.
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 Duke. The acceptance rate of Duke is 5.89% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 59.58%. The average graduation rate is 96% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $46,726 and 54% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 17,620 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Duke University is 5.89 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Duke University is 96 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Duke University is 98 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Duke University is 17,620
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Duke University is 6 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
6 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $46,726 at Duke University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address103 Allen Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Online Applicationadmissions.duke.edu/application/instructions
Financial Aidwww.finaid.duke.edu/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://npc.collegeboard.org/student/app/duke
Veterans Tuitionregistrar.duke.edu/veterans/veterans-education-benefits
Disability Servicehttps://access.duke.edu/

Offered Degrees

Duke offers 265 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. 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
Bachelor's Degree680
Post Bachelor's Degree330
Master's Degree910
Post Master's Degree90
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship490
Doctor's degree - professional practice150

Special Learning Opportunities

Duke University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for 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.
Freshmen (full-time) are required to live in on-campus house (e.g. dorms) at Duke University.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassGraduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:5,718)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,862)

Veterans Benefits

Duke 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