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Stanford School of Medicine review: 49 facts and highlights

Stanford School of Medicine
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Stanford School of Medicine

Why is Stanford School of Medicine better than the average?

  • Number of applicants
    ?

    6310vs3178
  • Student unions
    ?

    650vs520.63
  • Forbes rank
    ?

    1vs36.34
  • Position in QS ranking regarding employer reputation
    ?

    5vs44.47
  • Position in QS ranking regarding academic reputation
    ?

    5vs44.47
  • Rhodes scholars
    ?

    109vs71.32
  • Academic staff
    ?

    863vs677.13
  • Campus size
    ?

    33.1km²vs7.24km²

General info

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

Best

Harvard Medical School

1782

1908

2.student unions
?

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

650 (Stanford University)

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.

Best

Harvard Medical School

8924

863

4.endowment
?

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

17$ billion (Stanford University)

5.percentage of budget spent on research
?

Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Boston School of Public Health

48.8%

27% (Stanford University)

6.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, 2019.

Best

Weill Cornell College

0.16:1

0.53:1

Admissions

1.number of applicants
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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

6310

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

Best

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School

2164

461

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, 2019.

Best

Weill Cornell College

56%

7.4% (Stanford University)

4.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, 2019.

Best

Harvard School of Public Health

750

745 (Stanford University)

5.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, 2019.

Best

Harvard School of Public Health

750

730 (Stanford University)

6.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, 2019.

Best

Sargent College

1152

0

Facilities

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

Best

Duke School of Nursing

34.8km²

33.1km² (Stanford University)

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, 2019.

Best

College of Health Solutions

11 436$

12 721$ (Stanford University)

3.number of museums
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Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Best

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School

4

1 (Stanford University)

4.Has a museum
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Source: university's official website, 2019.

Stanford School of Medicine
5.dorm capacity
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The number of students that can be hosted in dormitories. Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Harvard School of Public Health

13815

11339 (Stanford University)

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, 2019.

Best

Yale School of Public Health

25850000

18075000 (Stanford University)

Honors

1.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, 2019.

Best

Harvard School of Public Health

1

5

2.position in QS ranking regarding academic reputation
?

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

Harvard School of Public Health

1

5

3.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, 2019.

Best

Harvard School of Public Health

332

109 (Stanford University)

4.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, 2019.

For example

Harvard School of Public Health

Stanford School of Medicine
5.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/, 2019.

Best

Yale School of Public Health

56

7 (Stanford University)

6.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, 2019.

Best

Stanford School of Medicine

28

28 (Stanford University)

Tuition & Aid

1.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, 2019.

Best

Stanford School of Medicine

44 000$

44 000$

2.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, 2019.

Best

College of Health Solutions

5 716$

47 343$

3.average financial aid
?

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

180$ million (Stanford University)

4.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, 2019.

Best

College of Nursing and Health Innovation

22 977$

47 343$

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, 2019.

Best

College of Health Solutions

2.9%

3%

Miscellaneous

1.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, 2019.

Best

Stanford School of Medicine

1

1 (Stanford University)

2.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, 2019.

Best

Harvard School of Public Health

1

2 (Stanford University)

3.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, 2019.

Best

Harvard School of Public Health

3

15 (Stanford University)

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.

Best

Stanford School of Medicine

2

2 (Stanford University)

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