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Harvard UniversityCambridge, MA
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#2 in National Universities
#6 in World University Rankings
#1 in Massachusetts Colleges
Rankings*#3 in National Universities
#7 in World University Rankings
#1 in New Jersey 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
Associate, Bachelor's, Post-BS Certificate, Master's, Post-MS Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)Offered DegreeBachelor's, Master's, Doctorate (Research)
Tuition & Fees
expensive$54,002Undergraduate Tuitioncheaper$48,502
cheaper$50,654Graduate Tuitionexpensive$56,470
Less$47,145Average Financial Aid AmountMore$50,655
Admission
Higher1,515 SAT
34 ACT
Test ScoresLower1,515 SAT
34 ACT
Tighter5%Acceptance RateEasier6%
Favorable82%Yield
(Enrollment Rate)
Lower70%
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Recommendations
Admission Test Scores
Application Requirements
(Required or Recommended to submit)
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Advanced placement (AP) CreditsAccepted CreditsAdvanced placement (AP) Credits
Enrollment
Larger31,566Total EnrollmentSmaller8,374
Larger9,950Undergraduate Student PopulationSmaller5,428
Larger21,616Graduate Student PopulationSmaller2,946
4,087Online Student Population-
Completion & Outcomes
Lower97%Graduate RateHigher98%
Higher99%Retention RateLower98%
Special Learning Opportunity
ROTC
Study Abroad
Evening/Weekend College
Teacher Certificate
Special learning OpportunityROTC
Study Abroad
Teacher Certificate
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 13,574)Campus Housing✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 5,113)
✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $6,551)Board/Meal Plan✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $6,840)
Faculties
More Students per Faculty7 to 1Student to Faculty RatioLess Students per Faculty5 to 1
2,490Number of faculties1,161
Higher$202,348Average Faculty SalaryLower$186,514
*Ranking data is from College Evaluator.