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California Institute of TechnologyPasadena, CA
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University of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia, PA
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Rankings*
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Research University (very high research activity)
School TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Research University (very high research activity)
Offered Degrees
Bachelor's, Master's, Post-MS Certificate, Doctorate (Research)Offered DegreeAssociate, Bachelor's, Post-BS Certificate, Master's, Post-MS Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Tuition & Fees
cheaper$56,862Undergraduate Tuitionexpensive$60,042
expensive$56,649Graduate Tuitioncheaper$41,760
Less$42,648Average Financial Aid AmountMore$44,232
Admission
Higher1,555 SAT
36 ACT
Test ScoresLower1,515 SAT
34 ACT
Tighter7%Acceptance RateEasier9%
Lower44%Yield
(Enrollment Rate)
Favorable70%
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Application Requirements
(Required or Recommended to submit)
High School GPA
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Accepted CreditsAdvanced placement (AP) Credits
Enrollment
Smaller2,240Total EnrollmentLarger26,552
Smaller901Undergraduate Student PopulationLarger11,155
Smaller1,339Graduate Student PopulationLarger15,397
-Online Student Population17,087
Completion & Outcomes
Lower92%Graduate RateHigher96%
4%Transfer-out Rate-
98%Retention Rate98%
Special Learning Opportunity
ROTC
Study Abroad
Special learning OpportunityROTC
Study Abroad
Evening/Weekend College
Teacher Certificate
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 1,554)Campus Housing✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 6,400)
✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $6,630)Board/Meal Plan✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $5,416)
Faculties
Less Students per Faculty3 to 1Student to Faculty RatioMore Students per Faculty6 to 1
393Number of faculties2,536
Higher$181,321Average Faculty SalaryLower$168,314
*Ranking data is from College Evaluator.