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Yale UniversityNew Haven, CT
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Columbia University in the City of New YorkNew York, NY
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#6 in National Universities
#12 in World University Rankings
#1 in Connecticut Colleges
Rankings*#5 in National Universities
#14 in World University Rankings
#1 in New York 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), Doctorate (Other)Offered DegreeBachelor's, Post-BS Certificate, Master's, Post-MS Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Tuition & Fees
cheaper$57,700Undergraduate Tuitionexpensive$61,671
cheaper$44,500Graduate Tuitionexpensive$51,194
More$51,191Average Financial Aid AmountLess$41,752
Admission
Higher1,515 SAT
34 ACT
Test ScoresLower1,505 SAT
34 ACT
Easier6%Acceptance RateTighter5%
Favorable69%Yield
(Enrollment Rate)
Lower63%
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Application Requirements
(Required or Recommended to submit)
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Advanced placement (AP) CreditsAccepted CreditsAdvanced placement (AP) Credits
Enrollment
Smaller13,433Total EnrollmentLarger31,077
Smaller5,964Undergraduate Student PopulationLarger8,216
Smaller7,469Graduate Student PopulationLarger22,861
-Online Student Population586
Completion & Outcomes
Higher97%Graduate RateLower95%
-Transfer-out Rate2%
Higher99%Retention RateLower98%
Special Learning Opportunity
ROTC
Study Abroad
Special learning OpportunityROTC
Study Abroad
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 5,576)Campus Housing✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 12,928)
✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $7,000)Board/Meal Plan✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $5,604)
Faculties
6 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio6 to 1
3,730Number of faculties6,220
Higher$172,636Average Faculty SalaryLower$168,866
*Ranking data is from College Evaluator.