Gallaudet University

Washington, DC, USA
3.31 Average Rating

Founded in 1864 in Washington, DC, Gallaudet University is a private, international institution that focuses on education for the deaf and hard of hearing. All classes are taught in both English and American Sign Language. Many students choose to major in communications, sign language, or minority and group studies. Gallaudet University is the largest publisher of books for and about the deaf community in the world.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
1%
Out of State Students
92%
0
100
59%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
1,578
Total Number of Undergrads
1,129
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
24%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
53%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
7:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$15,720
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$17,038
Out-of-State Tuition
$17,038
0
100
75%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
80%
Average Aid Per Year
$20,948
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
44%
56%
Student Organizations
29
Size of Town
City: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Washington
New York
Baltimore
Austin
Los Angeles
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$31,000
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What Students Are Saying

3.31 Average Rating
it is a wonderful university for bilingual students, especially deaf, hard of hearing, and coda students. gallaudet university students shows lot of respect for others, new signers, non-signers, or fluent signers. it is a paradise.
Trisha from Washington, DC
Gallaudet University is a University for deaf or hard of hearing students. Gallaudet University is an amazing college for deaf or hard of hearing people. It is a university that helps college students shine and become successful in their future careers and in their lives.
Lesli from Negaunee, MI

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