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Harvard Medical School review: 57 facts and highlights

1. year established

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2018.
1782
Harvard Medical School: 1782

2. number of applicants

A high number of applicants can indicate that a university is in high demand and has a good overall image and reputation.
5435
NYU School of Medicine: 8835

3. 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, 2018.
1(Harvard University)
Harvard School of Public Health: 1

4. average financial aid

A general amount of financial aid for students in millions of dollars. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
30$ million
Weill Cornell Graduate School: 245$ million

5. 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.
8924
Harvard Medical School: 8924

6. 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, 2018.
9582
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School: 50000

7. enrolled students

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
1387
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School: 2164

8. percentage of male students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university is regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
53%
Sargent College: 83%

9. percentage of female students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university is regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
47%
Yale School of Nursing: 94%

10. percentage of asian students

Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
34%
College of Dental Medicine: 42%

11. position in QS ranking regarding employer reputation

The results are based on the responses to a survey distributed worldwide among employers from a number of different sources. Source: Top Universities QS Ranking, 2018.
1
Harvard School of Public Health: 1

12. 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, 2018.
4.1%
Weill Cornell College: 1.7%

13. percentage of black students

Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
19%
Harvard Medical School: 19%

14. 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, 2018.
39110$
Stanford School of Medicine: 44000$

15. 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, 2018.
52100$
College of Health Solutions: 5716$

16. 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, 2018.
52100$
College of Nursing and Health Innovation: 22977$

17. highly cited researchers

The number of highly cited researchers in 21 subject categories. These individuals are the most cited within each category. Thomson Reuters, which did the data crunching for THE, combed through 6 million journal articles published over a five-year period, and then calculated how many times those articles were cited by other scholars. Source: Thomson Reuters, 2018.
49
Harvard Medical School: 49

18. patent applications

A patent application is a request pending at a patent office for the grant of a patent for the invention described and claimed by that application. Number of applications shows how creative and inventive are students. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
6860
College of Nursing and Health Innovation: 99100

19. graduate students

A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
1387
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School: 2164

20. 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, 2018.
4.27%
College of Health Solutions: 2.9%

21. 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, 2018.
0
Sargent College: 1152

22. average SAT score in math

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, 2018.
750(Harvard University)
Harvard School of Public Health: 750

23. 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, 2018.
17000000(Harvard University)
Yale School of Public Health: 25850000

24. Has a museum

Source: university's official website, 2018.
Harvard Medical School(Harvard University)
75% have it

25. dorm capacity

The number of students that can be hosted in dormitories. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
13815(Harvard University)
Harvard School of Public Health: 13815

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