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Barnard College

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Barnard College review: 46 facts and highlights

Barnard College
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Barnard College

Why is Barnard College better than the average?

  • Crime rate campus
    ?

    0.67%vs0.92%
  • Admission rate
    ?

    21%vs37.18%
  • Undergraduate students
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    2390vs637.87
  • Year established
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    1889vs1933.2
  • U.S. News rank
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    11vs24
  • Forbes rank
    ?

    5vs20.79
  • ARWU rank
    ?

    8vs22.2
  • Tuition fee growth rate
    ?

    2.7%vs3.36%

General info

1.crime rate campus
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Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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0.02%

2.year established
?

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2020.

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Barnard College

1889

1889

3.Highly cited researchers
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Compiled yearly by Clarivate Analytics, the number indicates how many researchers affiliated with a university are among the top 1% most cited scholars in their fields. Source: Clarivate Analytics, 2020.

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11

0

4.endowment
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A financial endowment is a transfer of money and/or property donated to an institution. In the United States, the endowment is often integral to the financial health of educational institutions. Alumni or friends of institution sometimes contribute capital to the endowment. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

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32$ billion

7.6$ billion (Columbia University)

5.double degree programs
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Double degree programs give you the opportunity to do part of your studies abroad. Source: university's official website, 2020.

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20

5

6.academic staff
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Number of academic staff. Data is obtained from national agencies such as National Ministry of Education, National Bureau of Statistics, National Association of Universities and Colleges, National Rector's Conference.

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643

375

Admissions

1.enrolled students
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Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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4449

2390

2.admission rate
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An admission rate shows the percentage of applicants that was accepted by university. Low acceptance rate makes it difficult to get a place, but also can indicate the prestige and high education level. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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6.6%

21%

3.average SAT score in math
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The SAT is a standardized test for college admissions in the United States. SAT scores indicate how hard it is to get in to a university and can also indicate the level of educational requirements. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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790

4.graduate students
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A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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2224

0

5.enrolled international students
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The percentage of international students among all students show if the university is attractive abroad and the level of diversity. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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50%

10%

6.undergraduate students
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Undergraduate education is an education level taken in order to gain one's first tertiary degree. When you're studying at bigger university you have better possibilities of networking and usually an access to better resources. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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Barnard College

2390

2390

Facilities

1.dorm capacity
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The number of students that can be hosted in dormitories. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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13815

2.campus size
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Campus size in square kilometers. Source: university's official website, 2020.

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34.8km²

3.library collection
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With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2020.

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18075000

4.cost of room and board
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The approximate cost of room and board per academic year. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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11 436.00$

11 496.00$ (Columbia University)

5.medical facilities
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Source: university's official website, 2020.

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17

6.Has university dormitories
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The university has its own halls of residence available for students. These can provide an exciting social life, and sometimes work out cheaper than private accommodation.

Barnard College (Columbia University)

Honors

1.Is a member of the Ivy League
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The Ivy League is an athletic conference composed of sports teams from eight private institutions of higher education in the Northeastern United States. The conference name is also commonly used to refer to those eight schools as a group. The term Ivy League also has connotations of academic excellence, selectivity in admissions, and social elitism. Source: university's official website, 2020.

Barnard College (Columbia University)
2.Academy Awards winners
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The Academy Awards, now officially known as The Oscars, are a set of awards given annually for excellence of cinematic achievements. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

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20

3.Turing Award winners
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The ACM A.M. Turing Award is an annual prize given by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) to an individual selected for contributions of a technical nature made to the computing community. The Turing Award is recognized as the highest distinction in Computer science and Nobel Prize of computing. Source: ACM A.M. Turing's website, 2020.

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28

4.Nobel laureats staff
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Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2020.

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66

5.Nobel laureats alumni
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The total number of the alumni of an institution winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals. Alumni are defined as those who obtain bachelor, Master's or doctoral degrees from the institution. Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2020.

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Harvard Kennedy School

67

6.fields medals winners
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The Fields Medal, officially known as International Medal for Outstanding Discoveries in Mathematics, is a prize awarded to two, three, or four mathematicians not over 40 years of age at each International Congress of the International Mathematical Union (IMU), a meeting that takes place every four years. Source: IMU's website, 2020.

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Harvard Kennedy School

5

Tuition & Aid

1.tuition fees per year
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Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to the annual fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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9 720.00$

44 300.00$

2.tuition fees per year for international students
?

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to a fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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22 319.00$

44 300.00$

3.tuition fee growth rate
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A lower growth rate for tuition fees indicates that the cost of studying at the university is not increasing too quickly year on year. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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1.79%

2.7%

4.grants per year per student
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The average amount of funding that is available for a student per academic year (grants, scholarships and/or financial aid given to eligible students). Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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40 000.00$

37 608.00$ (Columbia University)

5.average financial aid
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A general amount of financial aid for students in millions of dollars. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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182$ million

28.1$ million (Columbia University)

Miscellaneous

1.U.S. News rank
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The U.S. News World's Best Universities rankings, based on the QS World University Rankings, evaluated schools in countries such as the United Kingdom, Australia, China, and more, and identified these to be the world's top universities. Source: U.S. News, 2020.

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1

2.Forbes rank
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According to the Forbes' annual list of America’s 650 Top Colleges. The rankings focus on the things that matter the most to students: quality of teaching, great career prospects, high graduation rates and low-levels of debt. Source: Forbes, 2020.

Best

School of Humanities and Sciences

1

3.ARWU rank
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The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) uses six objective indicators to rank world universities. These indicators include the number of alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, number of highly cited researchers selected by Thomson Scientific, number of articles published in journals of Nature and Science, number of articles indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index, and per capita performance with respect to the size of an institution. Source: ARWU, 2020.

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1

4.number of partner universities
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Number of partner universities and research institutions shows how big are students' opportunities for exchanges and conducting research abroad. Source: university's official website, 2020.

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300

5.position on Times Higher Education ranking
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The Times Higher Education World University Rankings is an annual ranking published by the British magazine “Times Higher Education”. Information is supplied by Thomson Reuters and provides performance based data. Main ranking indicators are based on the universities' core missions- teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

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2

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