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Harvard Graduate School of Education

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Harvard Graduate School of Education review: 57 facts and highlights

Harvard Graduate School of Education
Harvard Graduate School of Education
49
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Why is Harvard Graduate School of Education better than the average?

  • Percentage of female students
    74%vs53.92%
  • Tuition fees per year
    41616$vs44003$
  • Tuition fees per year for international students
    41616$vs42557.4$
  • Average SAT score in math
    750vs745.36
  • Library collection
    17000000vs9544184.8
  • Dorm capacity
    13815vs6878.2
  • U.S. News rank
    3vs24
  • Sports facilities
    19vs12.67

Key facts and rankings

General info

1.crime rate campus

1.55% (Harvard University)

Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

School of Computer Science

0.02%

2.academic staff

146

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.

Best

School of Humanities and Sciences

643

3.endowment

32$ billion (Harvard 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, 2019.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

32$ billion

4.extracurricular activities

440 (Harvard University)

A wide range of extracurricular activities, like sports, drama, choir classes, research trips, ect. shows that university supports not only academical interests of students but also their hobbies. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Walter Cronkite School

1014

5.year established

1920

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Barnard College

1889

6.percentage of budget spent on research

19% (Harvard University)

Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

School of Computer Science

34.8%

Admissions

1.percentage of female students

74%

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university is regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Mandel School

86%

2.admission rate

35%

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, 2019.

Best

School of Humanities and Sciences

6.6%

3.average SAT score in math

750

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, 2019.

Best

School of Computer Science

790

4.enrolled international students

13%

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, 2019.

Best

School of International and Public Affairs

50%

5.average composite ACT score

33.5 (Harvard University)

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, 2019.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

33.5

6.average admission SAT score

1500 (Harvard University)

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, 2019.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

1500

Facilities

1.library collection

17000000 (Harvard University)

With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

School of Humanities and Sciences

18075000

2.Has a museum
Harvard Graduate School of Education

Source: university's official website, 2019.

3.dorm capacity

13815 (Harvard University)

The number of students that can be hosted in dormitories. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

13815

4.sports facilities

19 (Harvard University)

Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

19

5.number of museums

3 (Harvard University)

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Best

Johns Hopkins School of Education

4

6.cost of room and board

13630$ (Harvard University)

The approximate cost of room and board per academic year. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Walter Cronkite School

11436$

Honors

1.fields medals winners

5 (Harvard University)

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, 2019.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

5

2.Is a member of the Ivy League
Harvard Graduate School of Education

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, 2019.

3.Nobel laureats alumni

67 (Harvard University)

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, 2019.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

67

4.Nobel laureats staff

66 (Harvard University)

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2019.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

66

5.Pulitzer Prize winners

47 (Harvard University)

The Pulitzer Prize is a U.S. award for achievements in newspaper and online journalism, literature, and musical composition. Source: http://www.pulitzer.org/, 2019.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

47

6.Turing Award winners

11 (Harvard University)

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, 2019.

Best

School of Humanities and Sciences

28

Tuition & Aid

1.tuition fees per year

41616$

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to the annual fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Walter Cronkite School

9720$

2.tuition fees per year for international students

41616$

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to a fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Walter Cronkite School

22319$

3.grants per year per student

11900$

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, 2019.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

40000$

4.tuition fee growth rate

3.5% (Harvard University)

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, 2019.

Best

School of Computer Science

1.79%

5.average financial aid

182$ million (Harvard University)

A general amount of financial aid for students in millions of dollars. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

182$ million

Miscellaneous

1.U.S. News rank

3 (Harvard University)

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, 2019.

Best

MIT Whitaker College

1

2.ARWU rank

1 (Harvard University)

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, 2019.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

1

3.Forbes rank

8 (Harvard University)

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, 2019.

Best

School of Humanities and Sciences

1

4.position on Times Higher Education ranking

4 (Harvard University)

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.

Best

School of Humanities and Sciences

2

5.number of partner universities

176 (Harvard University)

Number of partner universities and research institutions shows how big are students' opportunities for exchanges and conducting research abroad. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Nicholas School

300

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