Tufts University

Medford, MA, USA
4.35 Average Rating

Tufts University is a 4-year private institution with three campuses in the Boston area. Tufts is home to 12 colleges and schools conferring bachelor’s degrees in over 90 academic majors and minors. The school is known for their popular a capella scene, including the Beelzebubs who have performed on NBC’s The Sing-Off and Glee. For a break from campus, the university’s location provides access to Davis Square featuring thrift shops, duckpin bowling, and public transit to Boston.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
20%
Out-Of-State Students
69%
0
100
15%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 33
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1424
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted. November 1, 2019
Fall Regular Decision January 1, 2020 May 1, 2020
Other January 1, 2020
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
11,586
Total Number of Undergrads
5,643
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
87%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
93%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
9:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$26,825
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$58,578
Out-of-State Tuition
$58,578
0
100
98%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
37%
Average Aid Per Year
$43,744
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
48%
52%
Student Organizations
341
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Boston
New York
Washington
San Francisco
Los Angeles
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
70%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$75,800
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What Students Are Saying

4.35 Average Rating
tufts is a phenomenal research university. it's a great community made up of interesting and friendly students and professors, and it's welcoming to students with every academic interest imaginable. you'll like it here.
Thomas from Braintree, MA
Tufts is a school for nerds who are uninhibited by pretension. Everyone has the right to pursue their interests with the full support and respect of the community.Tufts is everyone's Disneyland.
Matt from Indianapolis, IN

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