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Brandeis University

Brandeis University

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Brandeis University is a mid sized (under 10,000 students) private, not for profit, 4 year or above school located in New England in a small city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a majority of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Brandeis University include: International Economics with 115 Masters awards; Development Economics and International Development with 99 Masters awards; Economics, General with 92 Bachelors awards; Psychology, General with 91 Bachelors awards; Biology/Biological Sciences, General with 74 Bachelors awards;. Brandeis University is located at 415 South St in Waltham, MA 02454.

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Brandeis University Facts

Brandeis University is located at 415 South St in Waltham, MA 02454

Total Applicants: 8,380
Percent Admitted: 39%
Dorm Capacity: 2,897
Graduation Rate: 91%
Retention Rate: 94%
Undergrads Under 18: 2%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 97%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 1%

Brandeis University telephone number: (781) 736-2000

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship

Brandeis University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $44,294
Total Cost In State: $59,050
Total Cost Out of State: $59,050

Admissions stats for Brandeis University

Ok, so you're thinking about applying to Brandeis University? Your chances of getting admitted are 39%. And, there are a total of 8,380 applicants.

Student Demographics at Brandeis University
Brandeis University Demographics
Totals: 1,715
     Males: 780 (45% of total)
     Females: 935 (55% of total)
Asians: 139
     Asian Males: 71 (4% of total)
     Asian Females: 68 (4% of total)
Blacks: 54
     Black Males: 25 (1% of total)
     Black Females: 29 (2% of total)
Hispanics: 84
     Hispanic Males: 36 (2% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 48 (3% of total)
Native Americans: 4
     Native American Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 4 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 1
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 1 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 7
     Mixed Race Males: 3 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 4 (0% of total)
Whites: 720
     White Males: 311 (18% of total)
     White Females: 409 (24% of total)
Foreign Students: 205
     Foreign Males: 105 (6% of total)
     Foreign Females: 100 (6% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Brandeis University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
International Economics
(115 Masters degrees)
Development Economics and International Development
(99 Masters degrees)
Economics, General
(92 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(91 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(74 Bachelors degrees)
International Business/Trade/Commerce
(71 Masters degrees)
Health Policy Analysis
(63 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, Other
(53 Bachelors degrees)
International/Global Studies
(52 Bachelors degrees)
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
(46 Masters degrees)
Public Policy Analysis, General
(44 Masters degrees)
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
(42 Masters degrees)
Finance, General
(40 Masters degrees)
Business/Commerce, General
(37 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(33 Bachelors degrees)
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
(32 Masters degrees)
Economics, General
(31 Bachelors degrees)
International/Global Studies
(31 Bachelors degrees)
(29 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(27 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(27 Bachelors degrees)
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
(26 Masters degrees)
Mathematics, General
(24 Bachelors degrees)
Project Management
(22 Masters degrees)
Psychology, General
(22 Bachelors degrees)
Health Policy Analysis
(21 Masters degrees)
American/United States Studies/Civilization
(21 Bachelors degrees)
Business/Commerce, General
(20 Bachelors degrees)
(20 Bachelors degrees)
Computer Science
(20 Bachelors degrees)
Brandeis University Weather
Brandeis University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 48.40 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 47.53 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 83.42 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 52.97 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 60.50 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 68.37 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 11.37 (mph)
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