Duke University

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Carnegie Foundation Classification

Undergraduate: Arts & sciences plus professions high graduate coexistence
Graduate: Comprehensive doctoral with medical/veterinary
Undergraduate Population: Full-time four-year more selective lower transfer-in
Enrollment: Majority graduate/professional
Size & Setting: Large four-year highly residential

Student Enrollment Demographics

  Men Women Total
Non Resident Alien 1140 677 1817
Black Non-Hispanic 404 683 1087
Hispanic 268 332 600
Asian / Pacific Islander 853 764 1617
American Indian / Alaskan Native 18 34 52
White Non-Hispanic 3766 3568 7334
Race Unknown 511 355 866

Student Graduation Demographics

  Men Women Total
Non Resident Alien 27 20 47
Black Non-Hispanic 58 104 162
Hispanic 40 51 91
Asian / Pacific Islander 83 72 155
American Indian / Alaskan Native 2 3 5
White Non-Hispanic 545 480 1025
Race Unknown 59 41 100

Special Learning Opportunities

Distance Learning: Yes
ROTC - Army / Navy / Air Force: Yes
ROTC - Army: Yes
ROTC - Navy: Yes
ROTC - Air Force: Yes
Study Abroad: Yes
Weekend College: No
Teacher Certification: Yes

Campus Crime Statistics

Aggravated Assault - Incidents: 6
Aggravated Assault - per thousand: 0.44
Forcible Rape - Incidents: 1
Forcible Rape - per thousand: 0.07
Murder & Non-Negligent Manslaughter - Incidents: N/A
Murder & Non-Negligent Manslaughter - per thousand: N/A
Robbery - Incidents: 3
Robbery - per thousand: 0.22
Violent Crime - Incidents: 10
Violent Crime - per thousand: 0.74
Arson - Incidents: 2
Arson - per thousand: 0.15
Burglary - Incidents: 51
Burglary - per thousand: 3.75
Larceny Theft - Incidents: 776
Larceny Theft - per thousand: 57.07
Vehicle Theft - Incidents: 5
Vehicle Theft - per thousand: 0.37
Property Crime - Incidents: 832
Property Crime - per thousand: 61.19

Student Tuition Costs and Fees

  In District In State Out of State
Full-time Undergraduate Tuition $34,335 $31,420 $34,335
Full-time Undergraduate Required Fee $1,177 $989 $1,177
Part-time Undergraduate per Credit Hour $1,073 $1,073 $1,073
Full-time Graduate Tuition $34,140 $34,140 $34,140
Full-time Graduate Required Fee $638 $638 $638
Part-time Graduate per Credit Hour $978 $978 $978
Total Cost of Attendance (On Campus) $47,975 $47,975 $47,975
Total Cost of Attendance (Off Campus without Family) $36,562 $36,562 $36,562
Total Cost of Attendance (Off Campus with Family) $36,562 $36,562 $36,562

Admission Details

Application Fee Required: N/A
Undergraduate Application Fee: 70.00
Graduate Application Fee: 75
First Professional Application Fee: 75
Applicants - Female: 9325
Applicants - Male: 8834
Admitted - Female: 2096
Admitted - Male: 2026
First-time Enrollment - Female: 833
First-time Enrollment - Male: 850
Full-time Enrollment: 100%
Full-time Enrollment - Female: 48%
Full-time Enrollment - Male: 52%
Part-time Enrollment: 0%
Part-time Enrollment - Female: N/A
Part-time Enrollment - Male: N/A
Enrollment - Out of State: 86%
Total Enrollment: 13373
Percent of Students International: 12%
Undergraduate Acceptance Rate: 22%

Admission Criteria

Open Admissions: No
High School Diploma or Equivalent: Required
High School - GPA: Recommended
High School - Rank: Recommended
High School - Record: Required
College Preparation Completion: Required
Recommendations: Required
Formal Competency Demo: Not Required
Admission Test Scores: Required
TOEFL: Recommended
Other Tests: N/A

Admission Credits Accepted

Dual Credit: No
Life Experience: No
Advanced Placement (AP): Yes

Athletics - Association Memberships

Sports / Athletic Conference Memberships: NAA NCAA
NCAA Basketball Conference: Football (Atlantic Coast Conference)
NCAA Track & Field Conference: Basketball (Atlantic Coast Conference)
NCAA Baseball Conference: Atlantic Coast Conference
NCAA Football Conference: Atlantic Coast Conference

SAT Test Admission

SAT Submissions: 95%
SAT Verbal - 25th Percentile: 660
SAT Verbal - 75th Percentile: 750
SAT Math - 25th Percentile: 670
SAT Math - 75th Percentile: 780
SAT Cumulative - 25th Percentile: 1330
SAT Cumulative - 75th Percentile: 1540

ACT Test Admission

ACT Submissions: 32%
ACT Verbal - 25th Percentile: 29
ACT Verbal - 75th Percentile: 34
ACT Math - 25th Percentile: 29
ACT Math - 75th Percentile: 34
ACT Cumulative - 25th Percentile: 29
ACT Cumulative - 75th Percentile: 33

Student Services

Remedial Services: No
Academic / Career Counseling: Yes
Part-time Cost-defraying Employment: Yes
Career Placement: Yes
On-Campus Day Care: No
Library Facility: Yes

Student Living

First-time Room / Board Required: Yes
Dorm Capacity: 5486
Meals per Week: N/A
Room Fee: 5150
Board Fee: 4459
Percent of Students Living On-Campus: Yes
On-Campus Housing Available: 40%

Student Financial Aid Details

  % of Students Avg. Amount Users
Federal Grant Aid 11% $6,047 271
State & Local Grant Aid 14% $2,788 222
Institutional Grant Aid 42% $21,428 777
Student Loan Aid 36% $7,198 656
Any Financial Aid Type 63% $1,074

Faculty Compensation / Salaries

Tenure System: Yes
Average Full-time Salary - Female: 81895
Average Full-time Salary - Male: 114580
Number of Full-time Faculty - Female: 375
Number of Full-time Faculty - Male: 755
Number of Part-time Faculty: 175
Total Benefits: 28675791

Bachelor's Degree Programs Offered

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