Student Population
National Rank
Duke University overview
Location Durham, North Carolina
Online duke.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Duke University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Durham, North Carolina, Duke University is a large four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 33,077 prospective students applied, and 3,261 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,748 enrolled in the school.  15,329 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 801 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $51,720 plus fees of $1,780. Duke is ranked 11 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1430/1560
ACT 31/35
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 2, 2020
Applicant Competition Extreme

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Duke University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,260
Other Fees$1,780
Room and Board $14,798
Budget for Other Expenses$2,206
Total One Year Cost$71,764


Average Salary After 10 Years
$108,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
94% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Duke University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 24%
Engineering 16%
Human Services 10%
Biology 9%
Psychology 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=198419 IPEDS survey data for Duke University.