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Pratt School of Engineering review: 53 facts and highlights

Pratt School of Engineering
Pratt School of Engineering
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Why is Pratt School of Engineering better than the average?

  • Average composite ACT score
    32vs31.18
  • Average SAT score in math
    735vs716.82
  • ARWU rank
    31vs41.27
  • Cost of room and board
    11770$vs13160.83$
  • Position in QS ranking regarding employer reputation
    42vs61
  • Admission rate
    14%vs29.61%
  • Grants per year per student
    37400$vs28622.64$
  • Position in QS ranking regarding academic reputation
    42vs61

Key facts and rankings

General info

1.academic staff

125

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

Division of Engineering and Applied Science

300

2.alumni network

12000

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, 2019.

Best

Yale Faculty of Engineering

168987

3.Highly cited researchers

1 (Duke University)

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. Sources: Clarivate Analytics, 2019.

Best

MIT School of Engineering

81

4.student to staff ratio

8:1 (Duke University)

A measure of the average staffing level in the university. Shows how many students fall for one staff member. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Division of Engineering and Applied Science

3:1

5.year established

1939

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

Best

Brown School of Engineering

1847

6.student unions

400 (Duke University)

A students' union, student government, free student union, student senate, students' association, guild of students or government of student body is a student organization present in many colleges and universities and many high schools. In higher education, the students' union is often accorded its own building on the campus, dedicated to social, organisational activities, representation and academic support of the membership. Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

College of Technology and Innovation

1100

Admissions

1.average composite ACT score

32 (Duke 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.

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Division of Engineering and Applied Science

34

2.average SAT score in math

735 (Duke 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.

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Division of Engineering and Applied Science

780

3.admission rate

14%

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

Yale Faculty of Engineering

7.1%

4.graduate students

860

A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

College of Technology and Innovation

2148

5.number of applicants

3000

A high number of applicants can indicate that a university is in high demand and has a good overall image and reputation.

Best

Yale Faculty of Engineering

28977

6.average admission SAT score

1440 (Duke 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

Boston College of Engineering

2016

Facilities

1.cost of room and board

11770$ (Duke University)

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

Best

College of Technology and Innovation

11436$

2.campus size

34.8km² (Duke University)

Campus size in square kilometers. Source: university's official website, 2019.

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Pratt School of Engineering

34.8km²

3.Has a museum
Pratt School of Engineering

Source: university's official website, 2019.

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, 2019.

Best

Yale Faculty of Engineering

25850000

5.medical facilities

7 (Duke University)

Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Carnegie Institute of Technology

10

6.sports facilities

15 (Duke University)

Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Cornell College of Engineering

29

Honors

1.Nobel laureats staff

4 (Duke University)

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2019.

Best

MIT School of Engineering

51

2.position in QS ranking regarding employer reputation

42

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, 2019.

Best

MIT School of Engineering

1

3.position in QS ranking regarding academic reputation

42

The Academic Reputation Index is the centrepiece of the QS World University Rankings® carrying a weighting of 40%. The results are based on the responses to a survey distributed worldwide academics from a number of different sources. Source: Top Universities QS Ranking, 2019.

Best

MIT School of Engineering

1

4.Nobel laureats alumni

3 (Duke 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

MIT School of Engineering

27

5.Is a member of the Ivy League
Pratt School of Engineering

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.

6.Pulitzer Prize winners

5 (Duke 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

Yale Faculty of Engineering

56

Tuition & Aid

1.grants per year per student

37400$ (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, 2019.

Best

Division of Engineering and Applied Science

38756$

2.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, 2019.

Best

Cornell College of Engineering

245$ million

3.tuition fees per year

47760$

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

College of Technology and Innovation

9724$

4.tuition fees per year for international students

45760$

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

Best

College of Technology and Innovation

22977$

5.tuition fee growth rate

3% (Duke 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

Cornell College of Engineering

0.49%

Miscellaneous

1.ARWU rank

31 (Duke 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

MIT School of Engineering

4

2.Forbes rank

15 (Duke 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

Yale Faculty of Engineering

4

3.position on Times Higher Education ranking

23 (Duke 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

Division of Engineering and Applied Science

1

4.U.S. News rank

20 (Duke 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 School of Engineering

1

5.number of partner universities

300 (Duke 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

Pratt School of Engineering

300

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