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Duke University is a large (under 20,000 students) private, not for profit, 4 year or above school located in the Southeast United States in a mid-size city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a majority of graduates and or professionals. The most popular areas of study at Duke University include: Business Administration and Management, General with 742 Masters awards; Law with 338 PhD professional practice awards; Economics, General with 181 Bachelors awards; Psychology, General with 159 Bachelors awards; Biology/Biological Sciences, General with 148 Bachelors awards;. Duke University is located at 103 Allen Bldg in Durham, NC 27708.

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Duke University Facts

Duke University is located at 103 Allen Bldg in Durham, NC 27708

Total Applicants: 28,145
Percent Admitted: 14%
Dorm Capacity: 5,652
Graduation Rate: 94%
Retention Rate: 97%
Undergrads Under 18: 2%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 98%

Duke University telephone number: (919) 684-8111

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

Duke University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $43,623
Total Cost In State: $59,528
Total Cost Out of State: $59,528

Admissions stats for Duke University

No chance in hell to be accepted here... sorry. Ok, well actually 14% of applicants (around 28,145 applicants) get admitted.

Student Demographics at Duke University
Duke University Demographics
Totals: 4,782
     Males: 2,457 (51% of total)
     Females: 2,325 (49% of total)
Asians: 1,051
     Asian Males: 584 (12% of total)
     Asian Females: 467 (10% of total)
Blacks: 299
     Black Males: 116 (2% of total)
     Black Females: 183 (4% of total)
Hispanics: 240
     Hispanic Males: 112 (2% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 128 (3% of total)
Native Americans: 17
     Native American Males: 10 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 7 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 7
     Hawaiian Males: 4 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 3 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 119
     Mixed Race Males: 65 (1% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 54 (1% of total)
Whites: 2,639
     White Males: 1,346 (28% of total)
     White Females: 1,293 (27% of total)
Foreign Students: 170
     Foreign Males: 91 (2% of total)
     Foreign Females: 79 (2% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Duke University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Business Administration and Management, General
(742 Masters degrees)
(338 PhD professional practice degrees)
Economics, General
(181 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(159 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(148 Bachelors degrees)
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
(144 Bachelors degrees)
Public Policy Analysis, General
(137 Bachelors degrees)
Engineering, General
(133 Masters degrees)
(132 PhD professional practice degrees)
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
(120 Bachelors degrees)
Forestry, General
(116 Masters degrees)
Natural Resources/Conservation, General
(115 Masters degrees)
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
(113 Masters degrees)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
(88 Masters degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(87 Bachelors degrees)
(86 PhD professional practice degrees)
History, General
(78 Bachelors degrees)
Physician Assistant
(76 Masters degrees)
Physician Assistant
(76 Masters degrees)
(72 Bachelors degrees)
Economics, General
(71 Masters degrees)
Physical Therapy/Therapist
(70 PhD research/scholarship degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(69 Bachelors degrees)
Public Policy Analysis, General
(68 Masters degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(63 Bachelors degrees)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
(59 Bachelors degrees)
Neurobiology and Anatomy
(58 Bachelors degrees)
Economics, General
(50 Bachelors degrees)
Demography and Population Studies
(46 Masters degrees)
Chemistry, General
(44 Bachelors degrees)
Duke University Weather
Duke University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 58.60 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 45.42 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 73.06 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 4.17 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 1.85 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 77.93 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 18.64 (mph)
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What's the best feature of Duke University?
 Career-Oriented Students
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