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Drexel University overview
Location Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Online drexel.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Drexel University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Drexel University is a large four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 28,454 prospective students applied, and 22,489 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,274 enrolled in the school.  18,014 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 6,176 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $49,632 plus fees of $2,370. Drexel University is ranked 258 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Very High 
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SAT 1230/1420
ACT 24/30
GPA 3.6
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Drexel University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,700
Other Fees$2,370
Room and Board $13,890
Budget for Other Expenses$1,200
Total One Year Cost$68,792


Average Salary After 10 Years
$77,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
68% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Drexel University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 22%
Business 21%
Engineering 18%
Visual and Performing Arts 10%
Computer and Information Sciences 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=212054 IPEDS survey data for Drexel University.