|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||9%|
|Student to faculty ratio||15:1|
|Dormitory capacity||8,416 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Syracuse University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 30,923 applications and 16,179 students were granted admission. Syracuse University is at the #50 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 43% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 67% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1090 to 1290|
|ACT||25 to 29|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Syracuse University's tuition was $43,440 for all students regardless of residency (62.1% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 71% of Syracuse University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 20% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,540 (which is 3.2% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Syracuse University in 2016-2017, was 1,707, which is 49% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,417 (which is 8.9% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Syracuse University has enrolled a total of 21,970 students (19,153 students full-time and 2,817 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 21,970 students, 354 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and 15,218 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 6,752 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,228 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 19%
Black/African American: 7%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Two or more races: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Syracuse University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||9%||731||0|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||9%||726||320|
|Legal Professions And Studies||8%||638|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||6%||466|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||5%||407|
|Architecture And Related Services||5%||387|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Syracuse University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Syracuse University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $43,400. Last year, out of the total 3,484 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,275 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,676 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,419 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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