Harvard University Comparison

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Overview

Harvard
Location Cambridge, MA
Setting Midsize City
Enrollment 30,391
Type Private 4 Year
National Ranking #1
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Website harvard.edu
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Costs

Harvard
Tuition (In State) $49,653
Tuition (Out of State) $49,653
Room & Board $18,389
Avg Net Price $18,037
Avg Grant Aid $57,877
% Receiving Grant Aid 58%

Admission

Harvard
Admission Chances Calculate
Applied 40,248
Admitted 2,015
Acceptance Rate 5%
Enrolled % 69.8%
Avg High School GPA 4.0
Typical High School Grades A/A+
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition Extreme
ACT Range 33/35
SAT Range 1460/1580
Submit Test Scores Required
Application Deadline

Academics

Harvard
Student to Faculty Ratio 5:1
Popular Majors
  • Social Sciences (32%)
  • Biology (12%)
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities (9%)
  • History (9%)
  • Mathematics (6%)

Outcomes

Harvard
Graduation Rate 97%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $136,700
Making Student Loan Payments 70%
Median Student Loan Debt $6,500
Median Loan Payment $67

Diversity

Harvard
% Men 48%
% Women 52%
Racial Diversity Very High
HBCU No
% White 44%
% Black 6%
% Hispanic 10%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 6%
% International 11%
% Unknown Race 3%

Students

Harvard
% In-State 16%
% Out-of-State 74%

Campus

Harvard
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required Yes
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility Yes
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/