George Washington University
Top 42%696 points
Top 42%
Key facts and rankings

George Washington University: 48 facts and highlights

1. tuition fees per year

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to the annual fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
47290$
Aarhus University: 0$

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, 2017.
47290$
Weizmann Institute of Science: 0$

3. year established

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2017.
1821
University of Oxford: 1096

4. cost of room and board

The approximate cost of room and board per academic year. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
10850$
Bauman Moscow State Technical University: 0$

5. US News rank

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, 2017.
339
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: 1

6. library collection

With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2017.
7000000
Australian National University: 65500000

7. academic staff

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.
2062
University of British Columbia: 10186

8. 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.
168
California Institute of Technology: 1

9. ARWU rank

The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) uses six objective indicators to rank world universities, including 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, 2017.
239
Harvard University: 1

10. Nobel laureats staff

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2017.
2
Harvard University: 66

11. admission rate

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, 2017.
33%
Aarhus University: 3.3%

12. enrolled students

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
25260
University of Rome La Sapienza: 128963

13. 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, 2017.
1
University of Cambridge: 78

14. medical facilities

Source: university's official website, 2017.
13
University of California, San Francisco: 34

15. undergraduate students

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, 2017.
10406
University of Rome La Sapienza: 108648

16. percentage of female students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university is regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
56%
United Arab Emirates University: 75.7%

17. graduate students

A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
14858
University of Barcelona: 36036

18. sports facilities

Source: university's official website, 2017.
25
Texas A&M University: 30

19. endowment

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, 2017.
1.31$ billion
Harvard University: 32$ billion

20. 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, 2017.
13%
London School of Economics: 52%

21. percentage of asian students

Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
10%
Waseda University: 86.5%

22. grants per year per student

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, 2017.
27832$
Dartmouth College: 61398$

23. alumni network

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, 2017.
250000
University of Illinois at Chicago: 600000

24. percentage of male students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university is regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
44%
Tokyo Institute of Technology: 86%

25. 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, 2017.
1960
Vanderbilt University: 2180
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