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Duke School of Law

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Duke School of Law review: 49 facts and highlights

Duke School of Law
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Duke School of Law

Why is Duke School of Law better than the average?

  • Academic staff
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    143vs133.82
  • Number of applicants
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    5014vs4008.55
  • Enrolled international students
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    19%vs15.16%
  • Undergraduate students
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    268vs140.1
  • Student to staff ratio
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    8:1vs8.1:1
  • Grants per year per student
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    37 400.00$vs27 225.00$
  • Average composite ACT score
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    32vs31.09
  • Average admission SAT score
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    1440vs1347.09

General info

1.academic staff

143

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.
2.student to staff ratio
A measure of the average staffing level in the university. Shows how many students fall for one staff member. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
3.endowment

5.6$ billion (Duke University)

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.
4.alumni network

9300

An alumni association is an association of graduates or, more broadly, of former students (alumni). In the United Kingdom and the United States, alumni of universities, colleges, schools (especially independent schools), fraternities, and sororities often form groups with alumni from the same organization. Source: university's official website, 2020.
5.year established

1868

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

Admissions

1.number of applicants

5014

A high number of applicants can indicate that a university is in high demand and has a good overall image and reputation.
2.enrolled international students
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.
3.undergraduate students

268

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.
4.average composite ACT score
The ACT (American College Testing) is a standardized test for high school achievement and college admissions in the United States. The ACT score indicates how hard it is to get into a univeristy and can also indicate the level of educational requirements. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
5.average admission SAT score
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.
6.average SAT score in critical reading
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.

Facilities

1.cost of room and board

11 770.00$ (Duke University)

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

34.8km² (Duke University)

Campus size in square kilometers. Source: university's official website, 2020.
3.sports facilities
Source: university's official website, 2020.
4.library collection

6340456 (Duke University)

With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2020.
5.medical facilities
Source: university's official website, 2020.
6.number of museums
Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Honors

1.Nobel laureats staff
Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2020.
2.Turing Award winners
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.
3.Rhodes scholars
The Rhodes Scholarship, named after Cecil John Rhodes, is an international postgraduate award for selected foreign students to study at the University of Oxford.[1] It was the first large-scale programme of international scholarships, and is widely considered the world's most prestigious scholarship. Source: university's official website, 2020.
4.Nobel laureats alumni
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.
5.Is a member of the Ivy League
Duke School of Law (Duke University)
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.
6.Pulitzer Prize winners
The Pulitzer Prize is a U.S. award for achievements in newspaper and online journalism, literature, and musical composition. Source: http://www.pulitzer.org/, 2020.

Tuition & Aid

1.grants per year per student

37 400.00$ (Duke University)

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.
2.tuition fees per year

54 460.00$

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

54 460.00$

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to a fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
4.tuition fee growth rate
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.
5.average financial aid

30.4$ million (Duke University)

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

Miscellaneous

1.U.S. News ranking
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.
2.ARWU rank
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.
3.Forbes rank
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.
4.number of partner universities
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.
5.position on Times Higher Education ranking
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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