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School of Earth Sciences

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School of Earth Sciences review: 49 facts and highlights

School of Earth Sciences
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School of Earth Sciences

Why is School of Earth Sciences better than the average?

  • Tuition fees per year
    ?

    41 250.00$vs44 003.00$
  • Tuition fees per year for international students
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    41 250.00$vs42 557.40$
  • Student unions
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    650vs470.5
  • Rhodes scholars
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    109vs79.77
  • Campus size
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    33.1km²vs10.38km²
  • ARWU rank
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    2vs22.2
  • U.S. News rank
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    15vs24
  • Endowment
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    17$ billionvs10.33$ billion

General info

1.crime rate campus
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Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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0.02%

2.student unions
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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, 2020.

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1100

3.academic staff
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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.

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643

55

4.endowment
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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.

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32$ billion

17$ billion (Stanford University)

5.student to staff ratio
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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.

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School of Humanities and Sciences

5:1

6.extracurricular activities
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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, 2020.

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Walter Cronkite School

1014

Admissions

1.average SAT score in critical reading
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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.

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School of Computer Science

760

2.undergraduate students
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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.

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2390

200

3.enrolled international students
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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.

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50%

4.average admission SAT score
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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.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

1500

5.average SAT score in math
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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.

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School of Computer Science

790

6.enrolled students
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Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

Best

School of Humanities and Sciences

4449

600

Facilities

1.campus size
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Campus size in square kilometers. Source: university's official website, 2020.

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34.8km²

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

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11 436.00$

12 721.00$ (Stanford University)

3.number of museums
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Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

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4

4.Has a museum
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Source: university's official website, 2020.

School of Earth Sciences (Stanford University)
5.dorm capacity
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The number of students that can be hosted in dormitories. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

13815

6.library collection
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With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2020.

Best

School of Humanities and Sciences

18075000

Honors

1.Rhodes scholars
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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.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

332

2.Is a member of the Ivy League
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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.

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Harvard Kennedy School

School of Earth Sciences (Stanford University)
3.Pulitzer Prize winners
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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.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

47

4.Turing Award winners
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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.

Best

School of Humanities and Sciences

28

5.fields medals winners
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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, 2020.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

5

6.Nobel laureats alumni
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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.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

67

Tuition & Aid

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

Best

Walter Cronkite School

9 720.00$

41 250.00$

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, 2020.

Best

Walter Cronkite School

22 319.00$

41 250.00$

3.grants per year per student
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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.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

40 000.00$

34 497.00$ (Stanford University)

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

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

182$ million

180$ million (Stanford University)

5.tuition fee growth rate
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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.

Best

School of Computer Science

1.79%

Miscellaneous

1.ARWU rank
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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.

Best

Harvard Kennedy School

1

2.U.S. News rank
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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.

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1

3.Forbes rank
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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.

Best

School of Humanities and Sciences

1

4.position on Times Higher Education ranking
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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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School of Humanities and Sciences

2

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