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Columbia University in the City of New YorkNew York, NY
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Yale UniversityNew Haven, CT
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#5 in National Universities
#14 in World University Rankings
#1 in New York Colleges
Rankings*#6 in National Universities
#12 in World University Rankings
#1 in Connecticut Colleges
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, Post-BS Certificate, Master's, Post-MS Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)Offered DegreeBachelor's, Post-BS Certificate, Master's, Post-MS Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice), Doctorate (Other)
Tuition & Fees
expensive$61,671Undergraduate Tuitioncheaper$57,700
expensive$51,194Graduate Tuitioncheaper$44,500
Less$41,752Average Financial Aid AmountMore$51,191
Admission
Lower1,505 SAT
34 ACT
Test ScoresHigher1,515 SAT
34 ACT
Tighter5%Acceptance RateEasier6%
Lower63%Yield
(Enrollment Rate)
Favorable69%
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 Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Advanced placement (AP) CreditsAccepted CreditsAdvanced placement (AP) Credits
Enrollment
Larger31,077Total EnrollmentSmaller13,433
Larger8,216Undergraduate Student PopulationSmaller5,964
Larger22,861Graduate Student PopulationSmaller7,469
586Online Student Population-
Completion & Outcomes
Lower95%Graduate RateHigher97%
2%Transfer-out Rate-
Lower98%Retention RateHigher99%
Special Learning Opportunity
ROTC
Study Abroad
Special learning OpportunityROTC
Study Abroad
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 12,928)Campus Housing✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 5,576)
✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $5,604)Board/Meal Plan✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $7,000)
Faculties
6 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio6 to 1
6,220Number of faculties3,730
Lower$174,879Average Faculty SalaryHigher$180,734
*Ranking data is from College Evaluator.