Duke University Comparison

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Location Durham, NC
Setting Midsize City
Students 16,172
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $55,880
Tuition (Out of State) $55,880
Room & Board $16,026
Avg Net Price $26,932
Avg Grant Aid $50,914
% Receiving Grant Aid 51%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 7.7%
Avg High School GPA 3.94
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition Extreme
ACT Range 34/35
SAT Range 1470/1570
Application Deadline Jan 2, 2022


Graduation Rate 94%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $108,900
Making Student Loan Payments 89%
Median Student Loan Debt $7,500
Median Loan Payment $77
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/