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Duke Comparisons

Durham, North Carolina

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Compare with North Carolina Public Colleges

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

$48,861 lower in-state tuition
17% higher acceptance rate


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North Carolina State University at Raleigh

$49,345 lower in-state tuition
38% higher acceptance rate


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Appalachian State University

$51,638 lower in-state tuition
72% higher acceptance rate


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University of North Carolina at Charlotte

$52,068 lower in-state tuition
72% higher acceptance rate


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Western Carolina University

$54,880 lower in-state tuition
40% higher acceptance rate


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University of North Carolina at Wilmington

$51,437 lower in-state tuition
60% higher acceptance rate


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University of North Carolina at Asheville

$51,758 lower in-state tuition
71% higher acceptance rate


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University of North Carolina School of the Arts

$49,383 lower in-state tuition
28% higher acceptance rate


Compare with North Carolina Private Colleges

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Elon University

$18,466 lower in-state tuition
64% higher acceptance rate


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Davidson College

$1,420 lower in-state tuition
12% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Public Colleges

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Clemson University

$41,762 lower in-state tuition
54% higher acceptance rate


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University of Georgia

$46,090 lower in-state tuition
40% higher acceptance rate


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Virginia Tech

$44,460 lower in-state tuition
58% higher acceptance rate


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University of Maryland College Park

$47,056 lower in-state tuition
43% higher acceptance rate


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University of Virginia Main Campus

$40,040 lower in-state tuition
15% higher acceptance rate


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University of South Carolina Columbia

$43,592 lower in-state tuition
60% higher acceptance rate


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Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus

$45,622 lower in-state tuition
13% higher acceptance rate


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University of Delaware

$43,150 lower in-state tuition
58% higher acceptance rate


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University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

$37,251 lower in-state tuition
56% higher acceptance rate


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College of William and Mary

$38,446 lower in-state tuition
34% higher acceptance rate


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United States Naval Academy

$55,880 lower in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


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University of Maryland Baltimore County

$47,176 lower in-state tuition
61% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Private Colleges

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Johns Hopkins University

$1,720 lower in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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University of Pennsylvania

$2,714 lower in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


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Villanova University

$850 higher in-state tuition
23% higher acceptance rate


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Georgetown University

$1,504 higher in-state tuition
9% higher acceptance rate


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Emory University

$2,810 lower in-state tuition
11% higher acceptance rate


C
Carnegie Mellon University

$1,680 higher in-state tuition
9% higher acceptance rate


G
George Washington University

$2,670 higher in-state tuition
35% higher acceptance rate


D
Drexel University

$2,012 lower in-state tuition
69% higher acceptance rate


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Mercer University

$18,372 lower in-state tuition
70% higher acceptance rate


A
American University

$5,338 lower in-state tuition
31% higher acceptance rate


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University of Richmond

$980 higher in-state tuition
23% higher acceptance rate


S
Swarthmore College

$1,624 lower in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


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Washington and Lee University

$290 higher in-state tuition
17% higher acceptance rate


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Haverford College

$2,522 higher in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


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Denison University

$460 lower in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


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Furman University

$4,168 lower in-state tuition
57% higher acceptance rate


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University of the Sciences

$30,080 lower in-state tuition
63% higher acceptance rate


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Ursinus College

$670 lower in-state tuition
72% higher acceptance rate


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Southern Virginia University

$38,184 lower in-state tuition
91% higher acceptance rate


C
Centre College

$11,580 lower in-state tuition
64% higher acceptance rate


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Asbury University

$24,420 lower in-state tuition
67% higher acceptance rate


Compare with National Colleges

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Harvard University

$6,227 lower in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


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Stanford University

$407 lower in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


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University of Southern California

$3,380 higher in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate


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New York University

$3,676 lower in-state tuition
13% higher acceptance rate


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Boston University

$974 higher in-state tuition
12% higher acceptance rate


C
University of Chicago

$1,762 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


C
Cornell University

$2,706 higher in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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Northwestern University

$2,347 higher in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


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Northeastern University

$1,520 lower in-state tuition
12% higher acceptance rate


C
Columbia University in the City of New York

$3,040 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


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Washington University in St Louis

$420 higher in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate