Gallaudet University

Acceptance Rate 63 %
SAT Average 915
Tuition & Fees $17,038
Student Population 1,451
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $11,560

Academic Overview

Gallaudet University Campus, Washington, DC
Gallaudet University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Washington, District of Columbia. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $17,038 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,451 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 63% and the graduation rate is 44% last year.
The salary after graduation from Gallaudet University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $34,300. 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 Gallaudet University are $17,038. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $18,706 on average.
Gallaudet University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Gallaudet. The acceptance rate of Gallaudet is 63% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 63%. The average graduation rate is 44% and the transfer-out rate is 23%. The average received amount of financial aid is $11,560 and 82% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,451 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Gallaudet University is 63 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Gallaudet University is 44 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Gallaudet University is 23 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Gallaudet University is 72 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Gallaudet University is 1,451
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Gallaudet University is 6 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
6 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $11,560 at Gallaudet University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Gallaudet offers 61 major programs through online and on-site education where 6 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 certificate10
Bachelor's Degree291
Post Bachelor's Degree41
Master's Degree164
Post Master's Degree20
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship80
Doctor's degree - other10

Special Learning Opportunities

Gallaudet University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,065)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,380)

Veterans Benefits

Gallaudet 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