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Stanford School of Medicine

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Stanford School of Medicine review: 54 facts and highlights

Stanford School of Medicine
Stanford School of Medicine
71
points

Why is Stanford School of Medicine better than the average?

  • Number of applicants
    6310vs3178
  • Dorm capacity
    11339vs7984.13
  • Forbes rank
    1vs36.34
  • Percentage of male students
    51%vs38.49%
  • Percentage of asian students
    18.5%vs16.5%
  • Percentage of black students
    7.3%vs5.2%
  • Rhodes scholars
    109vs71.32
  • Academic staff
    863vs677.13

Key facts and rankings

General info

1.year established

1908

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

Best

Harvard Medical School

1782

2.academic staff

863

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

Harvard Medical School

8924

3.endowment

17$ billion (Stanford 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 School of Public Health

32$ billion

4.student to staff ratio

0.53:1

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

Weill Cornell College

0.16:1

5.student unions

650 (Stanford 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 Health Solutions

1100

6.extracurricular activities

687 (Stanford 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

Weill Cornell Graduate School

1019

Admissions

1.number of applicants

6310

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

Best

NYU School of Medicine

8835

2.graduate students

461

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

Best

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School

2164

3.enrolled students

461

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School

2164

4.percentage of male students

51%

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

Best

Sargent College

83%

5.percentage of female students

49%

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

Best

Yale School of Nursing

94%

6.percentage of asian students

18.5% (Stanford University)

Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

College of Dental Medicine

42%

Facilities

1.dorm capacity

11339 (Stanford University)

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

Best

Harvard School of Public Health

13815

2.campus size

33.1km² (Stanford University)

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

Best

Duke School of Nursing

34.8km²

3.cost of room and board

12721$ (Stanford University)

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

Best

College of Health Solutions

11436$

4.number of museums

1 (Stanford University)

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

Best

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School

4

5.Has a museum
Stanford School of Medicine

Source: university's official website, 2019.

6.library collection

18075000 (Stanford 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 School of Public Health

25850000

Honors

1.Rhodes scholars

109 (Stanford University)

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, 2019.

Best

Harvard School of Public Health

332

2.Is a member of the Ivy League
Stanford School of Medicine

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.

For example

Harvard School of Public Health

3.Pulitzer Prize winners

7 (Stanford 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 School of Public Health

56

4.Turing Award winners

28 (Stanford 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

Stanford School of Medicine

28

5.fields medals winners

3 (Stanford 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 School of Public Health

5

6.Nobel laureats alumni

19 (Stanford 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 School of Public Health

67

Tuition & Aid

1.tuition fees per year

47343$

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 Health Solutions

5716$

2.grants per year per student

44000$

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

Stanford School of Medicine

44000$

3.average financial aid

180$ million (Stanford University)

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

Best

Weill Cornell Graduate School

245$ million

4.tuition fees per year for international students

47343$

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 Nursing and Health Innovation

22977$

5.tuition fee growth rate

3%

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

College of Health Solutions

2.9%

Miscellaneous

1.Forbes rank

1 (Stanford 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

Stanford School of Medicine

1

2.ARWU rank

2 (Stanford 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 School of Public Health

1

3.U.S. News rank

15 (Stanford 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

Harvard School of Public Health

3

4.position on Times Higher Education ranking

2 (Stanford 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

Stanford School of Medicine

2

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