Stanford University in Stanford

Stanford, CA

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Overview

Stanford University offers 747-degree programs and 15 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 10:1. 3 high safety сampuses. Acceptance Rate is 5%. The most popular test is SAT - 86% of students submitted it in comparison to 39% of students who submitted ACT. 57.5% are women, and 42.5% are men. 24% percents of international students. Stanford University is a member of 6 athletic associations. The average annual total cost of attendance at Stanford University is 14559$, that is above national average. 95% of full-time Stanford University students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $86,000, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Stanford University is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).

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$14,559
ABOVE AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Stanford University students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$2,841
$30,001 - $48,000$4,879
$48,001 - $75,000$7,576
$75,001 - $110,000$18,212
$110,001+$36,240

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Admission test scores

Recommended:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: 8346

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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24%

Salary After Attending

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$86,000

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Yellow Ribbon Program

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Recognized student veteran organization

Disability services

14%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Stanford University.

ROTC

ROTC - Army

Study abroad

Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)

Teacher certification: students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization

Teacher certification: approved by the state for initial certification or licensure of teachers

ROTC - Reserve Officers' Training Corps, a college program providing scholarships for training commissioned officers covering college tuition.

Study abroad - programs and arrangements offering students a possibility to complete part of the college program studying in another country.

Teacher certifications programs are designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers in elementary, middle/junior high, and secondary schools.

Athletic associations

  • Member of National Athletic Association
  • Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
  • NCAA/NAIA member for football
  • NCAA/NAIA member for basketball
  • NCAA/NAIA member for baseball
  • NCAA/NAIA member for cross country/track

Graduation Rate

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95%
ABOVE AVERAGE

Stanford University graduation rate is above the national average.

95% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Stanford University completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time to completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Applying information

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

25 : 1

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Admission test scores

Recommended:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Acceptance Rate

The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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5%

In comparison to National Average

Stanford University acceptance rate is below national average.

In comparison to state Average

Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 67%, so acceptance rate value is below state average for 62%.

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5%
BELOW AVERAGE

In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $10k - $20k price range

Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 68%, so Stanford University acceptance rate value is below state net price average for 63%.

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5%
BELOW AVERAGE

Admissions yield

Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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78%

Total

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78%

Full time

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0%

Part time

SAT/ACT scores

SAT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking Stanford University students submitting SAT scores

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86%

Composite SAT Range (25th - 75th):
2070 - 2360

SAT Range by section (25th - 75th)
Critical Reading: 680 - 780
Math: 700 - 790
Writing: 690 - 790

SAT Test Score Range

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ACT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking Stanford University students submitting ACT scores

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39%

Composite ACT Range (25th - 75th):
31 - 34

ACT Range by section (25th - 75th)
English: 32 - 35
Math: 30 - 35
Writing: -

ACT Test Score Range

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SAT Score Converter

The new SAT is scored out of 1600 after the adjustments made in 2016. The old SAT was scored out of 2400. If you took an old SAT, you can convert your score to the new SAT score using the SAT Score Converter.

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For the High School Class of 2016:
Most students in the Class of 2016 will take the old SAT, and most colleges will convert new SAT scores to old SAT scores.

For the High School Class of 2017:
Most students in the Class of 2017 will take the new SAT, and most colleges will convert old SAT scores to new SAT scores.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Stanford University is 10:1, that means that for every 10 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

10:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

5263
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24%

Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Main Campus

The campus located by Building 10 address in Stanford, California.

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Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of Stanford University with 1.3% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are burglary, motor vehicle theft, and aggravated assault.

The percentage of crimes on Stanford in Washington

The campus located by 2661 Connecticut Ave, N.w. address in Washington, District Of Columbia.

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Stanford in Washington in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of Stanford University with 0.02% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Stanford in Washington is burglary.

The percentage of crimes on Stanford Japan Center

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Stanford Japan Center in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of Stanford University with 0.01% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Stanford Japan Center is robbery.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Stanford University offers 747 programs in total: 294 are for Master's degree, 213 - for Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs, 201 - for Bachelor's degree, and 33 are Post-master's certificate.

This is the highest number of programs in comparison with other 30 universities in Santa Clara county, with one of the highest number of Bachelor's degree , Master's degree, Doctor's degree-research/scholarship and Post-master's certificate programs offered.

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Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 15 distance education programs that are provided in the Stanford University: 15 are for Master's degree.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be entirely online as well as partially online and require on-campus meetings. So look carefully into each program to make sure you can commit.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the California state average data to help you compare.

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Stanford University provides coursework for undergraduate students, graduate students and students with doctors professional practice.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 7500 students with 337511 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 7051 with 253824 credit hours. The doctors professional practice enrollment was 950 students.

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Student Reviews and Ratings for Stanford University

Overall Rating:

Overall Rating:

Even I been here many times, I still enjoy walking down the campus and always find new surprise here.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

Am not seeing this place but am very interested to see, and am read the back story of Stanford university it's shoes really very good humanity, am really impressed with that, It's very good lesson to who r have a attitude with high money. "The more money it's seems more quality of people" in this matter.

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Awesome place to visit. Just walking around is very pleasant and you enjoy an unique and incredible enivornment. Definitively worth it.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

The best university, one of the best in the world. the place has an amazing energy of knowledge, wisdom and introspection. It is a place to contemplate and spend hours.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

A dream for every high school student! One of the best school in the world. Indeed, have a breathtaking view! The tranquility within the campus is very suitable for a afternoon nap. Suggest tourist to visit the campus during the Summer or the School's open day, since during the summer there will be less traffic and School's open day provide you guys an opportunity to know more about the school.

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Location & Website

Address: -

Place: Research Universities (very high research activity)

Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Quarter

General Phone Number: +6507232300

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: stanford.edu

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