Overview

Student Population
5,721
National Rank
#50
Brandeis University overview
Location Waltham, Massachusetts
Online brandeis.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Brandeis University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Waltham, Massachusetts, Brandeis University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 11,721 prospective students applied, and 4,011 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 858 enrolled in the school.  5,158 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 563 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $53,260 plus fees of $2,135. Brandeis University is ranked 50 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Exceptional 
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SAT 1340/1510
ACT 29/33
GPA 3.87
Applications Accepted
34.2% 
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2020
Applicant Competition High

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$53,260
Costs for Brandeis University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$2,135
Room and Board $15,440
Budget for Other Expenses$1,500
Total One Year Cost$73,335

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$66,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
91% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Brandeis University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 26%
Biology 13%
Ethnic Studies 9%
General Studies 8%
Visual and Performing Arts 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=165015 IPEDS survey data for Brandeis University.