univstats

Swat vs. CMU

Request Information
Compare in Detail
change school Swat vs. CMU change school
Swarthmore CollegeSwarthmore, PA
Request Info
Carnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburgh, PA
Request Info
Rankings*
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
School TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Research University (very high research activity)
Offered Degrees
Bachelor'sOffered DegreeBachelor's, Post-BS Certificate, Master's, Post-MS Certificate, Doctorate (Research)
Tuition & Fees
cheaper$54,456Undergraduate Tuitionexpensive$58,810
-Graduate Tuition$47,326
More$51,088Average Financial Aid AmountLess$36,928
Admission
Lower1,468 SAT
33 ACT
Test ScoresHigher1,510 SAT
34 ACT
Tighter9%Acceptance RateEasier17%
Favorable41%Yield
(Enrollment Rate)
Lower37%
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
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
TOEFL
Advanced placement (AP) CreditsAccepted CreditsDual Credits
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Enrollment
Smaller1,437Total EnrollmentLarger13,519
Smaller1,437Undergraduate Student PopulationLarger6,622
-Graduate Student Population6,897
Larger1,011Online Student PopulationSmaller15
Completion & Outcomes
Higher97%Graduate RateLower93%
97%Retention Rate97%
Special Learning Opportunity
Study Abroad
Teacher Certificate
Special learning OpportunityROTC
Study Abroad
Teacher Certificate
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 1,554)Campus Housing✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 4,078)
✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $7,536)Board/Meal Plan✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $5,968)
Faculties
Less Students per Faculty8 to 1Student to Faculty RatioMore Students per Faculty10 to 1
248Number of faculties1,648
Higher$119,692Average Faculty SalaryLower$116,341
*Ranking data is from College Evaluator.