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Drexel University

Philadelphia, PA
University Website: www.drexel.edu
Apply Online: www.drexel.edu/guide/prospective-students.aspx
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Drexel University (DU) is a private research university with the main campus located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. It was founded in 1891 by Anthony J. Drexel, a noted financier and philanthropist. Drexel offers over 70 full-time undergraduate programs and accelerated degrees. At the graduate level, the university offers over 100 masters, doctoral, and professional programs, many available part-time.

Drexel is best known for the cooperative education program (Co-op). Drexel's Co-op is regularly ranked as one of the best co-op programs in the United States. Participating students have a variety of opportunities to gain up to 18-months of paid full-time working experience before graduation. The university has a large network of more than 1,600 corporate, governmental, and non-profit partners in 28 states and 25 international locations. The employers consist of top ranked multinational law firms, banks, corporations, and many Fortune 500 companies, such as Goldman Sachs, Microsoft, and Procter & Gamble.

Times Higher Education World University Rankings placed Drexel among the top 200 universities in the World. In U.S. News & World Report's annual "America's Best Colleges List", the university has been ranked consistently among the "Best National Universities – Top Schools." The 2012 rankings place Drexel third in their list of “Up and Coming National Universities” for "promising and innovative changes in the areas of academics, faculty, and student life." In addition, the National Science Foundation and the 2009 Lombardi Report also ranked Drexel among the top 50 private comprehensive research universities. Drexel University ranks #45 among Research Universities by Salary Potential in the United States

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $32,500.00 avg tuition

3141 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 895-2000

Apply online Admissions:
www.drexel.edu/admissions/overvie..
Financial Aid:
www.drexel.edu/financialaid/

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Library Science
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Personal And Culinary Services
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Drexel University

Statistics:
Applied 48,450
Admitted 27,861 58%
Enrolled total 3,140
Full Time: 3,127
Part Time 13
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 530 630
SAT Math 570 680
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 520 630
ACT Composite 24 29
ACT English 23 29
ACT Math 24 29
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 85%
4-year graduation rate 25%
6-year graduation rate 66%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline 2016-01-15
Early Admission Deadline 2016-11-01
Early Decision Deadline 2016-12-01
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline 2016-05-01
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Drexel University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $32,500.00 $32,500.00 $32,500.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $2,205.00 $2,205.00 $2,205.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $890.00 $890.00 $890.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $27,000.00 $27,000.00 $27,000.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $260.00 $260.00 $260.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,000.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $13,635.00 $13,635.00 $4,700.00
Other Expenses $3,900.00 $3,900.00 $4,700.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $75.00
Graduate Application Fee $75.00
Books and Supplies $2,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 98%
Percent receiving grant aid 97%
Avg amount of grant aid $16,081.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 67%
Avg amount of student loan aid $10,483.00

Drexel University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
Area Studies, Other X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Biomedical Sciences, General X
Biostatistics X
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other X
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology, Other X
Molecular Biology X
Neuroscience X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other X
Business/Commerce, General X X
Construction Management X
Finance, General X
Hospitality Administration/Management, Other X
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management X
Human Resources Development X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other X X
Radio and Television X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X X
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other X
Information Science/Studies X X
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design X X
EDUCATION
Administration of Special Education X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other X X
ENGINEERING
Architectural Engineering X
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering X X
Chemical Engineering X X
Civil Engineering, General X X
Computer Engineering, General X X
Computer Software Engineering X X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Engineering, General X
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering X X
Materials Engineering X X
Mechanical Engineering X X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Engineering Technology, General X
Engineering/Industrial Management X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other X
Comparative and Laboratory Animal Medicine X
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other X
Histologic Technology/Histotechnologist X
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling X
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist X
Nurse Anesthetist X
Pathology/Pathologist Assistant X
Physical Therapy/Therapist X
Physician Assistant X X
Public Health, General X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other X
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling X
HISTORY
History, General X
History, Other X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X
Forensic Science and Technology X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
LIBRARY SCIENCE
Library and Information Science X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biological and Physical Sciences X
Nutrition Sciences X X
Science, Technology and Society X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X X
Natural Resources Management and Policy X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X X
PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES
Culinary Arts/Chef Training X
Personal and Culinary Services, Other X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Materials Sciences, Other X X
Physics, Other X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Policy Analysis, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Cinematography and Film/Video Production X
Dance, Other X
Design and Applied Arts, Other X
Fashion/Apparel Design X X
Fine and Studio Arts Management X
Graphic Design X
Interior Design X X
Music Management X
Photography X
Playwriting and Screenwriting X
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management X

Drexel University Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
FIRST Scholarship - Drexel University $10,664 January 31, 2017

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