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Whiting School review: 51 facts and highlights

Whiting School
Whiting School
55
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Why is Whiting School better than the average?

  • Academic staff
    170vs166.91
  • Nobel laureats staff
    21vs14.45
  • ARWU rank
    17vs41.27
  • Crime rate campus
    0.13%vs0.88%
  • Position on Times Higher Education ranking
    16vs41.18
  • Admission rate
    28%vs29.61%
  • Average composite ACT score
    31.5vs31.18
  • Nobel laureats alumni
    15vs10.9

Key facts and rankings

General info

1.academic staff

170

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.crime rate campus

0.13% (Johns Hopkins University)

Source: university's official statistics, 2019.

Best

Carnegie Institute of Technology

0.02%

3.highly cited researchers

19 (Johns Hopkins University)

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, 2019.

Best

MIT School of Engineering

81

4.alumni network

14000

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

5.student to staff ratio

11:1

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

Division of Engineering and Applied Science

3:1

6.endowment

2.59$ billion (Johns Hopkins 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

Yale Faculty of Engineering

20.8$ billion

Admissions

1.number of applicants

3223

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

2.average admission SAT score

1405 (Johns Hopkins 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

3.graduate students

603

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

4.average SAT score in math

715 (Johns Hopkins 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

Division of Engineering and Applied Science

780

5.average composite ACT score

31.5 (Johns Hopkins 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.

Best

Division of Engineering and Applied Science

34

6.admission rate

28%

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%

Facilities

1.cost of room and board

13390$ (Johns Hopkins 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.library collection

7552000 (Johns Hopkins 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

3.sports facilities

11 (Johns Hopkins University)

Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Cornell College of Engineering

29

4.campus size

0.57km² (Johns Hopkins University)

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

Best

Pratt School of Engineering

34.8km²

5.medical facilities

7 (Johns Hopkins University)

Source: university's official website, 2019.

Best

Carnegie Institute of Technology

10

6.dorm capacity

2669 (Johns Hopkins University)

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

Best

College of Technology and Innovation

13000

Honors

1.Nobel laureats staff

21 (Johns Hopkins University)

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2019.

Best

MIT School of Engineering

51

2.position in QS ranking regarding academic reputation

119

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

3.Is a member of the Ivy League
Whiting School

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

Brown School of Engineering

4.position in QS ranking regarding employer reputation

119

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

5.Nobel laureats alumni

15 (Johns Hopkins 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

6.Pulitzer Prize winners

6 (Johns Hopkins 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.average financial aid

20.69$ million (Johns Hopkins 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

2.grants per year per student

29595$ (Johns Hopkins 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$

3.tuition fee growth rate

7% (Johns Hopkins 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%

4.tuition fees per year

47060$

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$

5.tuition fees per year for international students

47060$

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$

Miscellaneous

1.ARWU rank

17 (Johns Hopkins 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.position on Times Higher Education ranking

16 (Johns Hopkins 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

3.Forbes rank

46 (Johns Hopkins 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

4.U.S. News rank

16 (Johns Hopkins 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

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