Drexel UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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$54,516

Avg tuition

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About Drexel University

Drexel University is a large private university located on an urban campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 24,205, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 75%. The university offers 101 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 69%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $54,516.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

75% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 75%

Retention Rate 89%

Graduation Rate 69%

SAT & ACT

Students who attend this school typically have higher standardized test scores than students at other schools.

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SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1190-1390

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 25-31

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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54%

Female Student Population

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

24k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

52%

Asian

16%

Non-U.S. Citizen

11%

Black

8%

Hispanic

6%

Two or more races

4%

Unknown

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

26% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

26%

State Grant Aid

16%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

26%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,659
State Grant Aid $3,749
Institution Grant Aid $28,332
Pell Grant Aid $4,670
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.