Tufts University

Acceptance Rate 15 %
SAT Average 1,465
Tuition & Fees $58,578
Student Population 11,586
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $39,546

Academic Overview

Tufts University Campus, Medford, MA
Tufts University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Medford, Massachusetts. 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 2020 tuition & fees are $58,578 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 11,586 students are enrolled in. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 15% and the graduation rate is 94% last year.
The salary after graduation from Tufts University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $103,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2019-2020, tuition and fees of Tufts University are $58,578. For graduate schools, its 2020 tuition and fees are $53,658 on average.
Tufts University 2020 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2020 key academic statistics at Tufts. The acceptance rate of Tufts is 15% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 47%. The average graduation rate is 94% and the transfer-out rate is 4%. The average received amount of financial aid is $39,546 and 42% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 11,586 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Tufts University is 15 %.
Graduation Rate for Tufts University is 94 %
Transfer-out Rate for Tufts University is 4 %
Retention Rate for Tufts University is 96 %
Student Population for Tufts University is 11,586
Student to Faculty Rate for Tufts University is 9 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $39,546 at Tufts University.

Offered Degrees

Tufts offers 220 major programs through online and on-site education where 9 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
Two but less than four years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree720
Post Bachelor's Degree299
Master's Degree700
Post Master's Degree100
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship340
Doctor's degree - professional practice40

Special Learning Opportunities

Tufts 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.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,789)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,626)

Veterans Benefits

Tufts 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