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Brandeis University

Brandeis University

415 South St
Waltham, MA 02454-9110
(781) 736-2000

Brandeis University is a 4-year research institution, founded in 1948. This university, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Waltham, MA. Students are offered six certificates, 42 degrees at the bachelors level, 43 masters level degrees, and 21 degrees at the doctoral level by it. In 2010, 5,642 students sought degrees from the 68 programs at Bramdeis. It offers subjects such as history and allied health. Bramdeis is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. This university is one of 11 research universities in Massachusetts.

Admission

6,815 students applied to this university for admission in 2010. It admitted 40% of applicants or 2,726 students. About 57% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

6,815 students applied to this university for admission in 2010. It admitted 40% of applicants or 2,726 students. About 57% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 40%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 40%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 40%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this medium-sized university had 5,642 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this medium-sized university had 5,642 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2652
  • Total Enrolled Female: 2990
  • Undergraduate Male: 1470
  • Undergraduate Female: 1871
  • Graduate Male: 1151
  • Graduate Female: 1151

Faculty Demographics

It has 546 faculty. Just over two-thirds of the instructors are full-time, one-third of the teachers are part-time, and about 59% of teachers are men.

Faculty Demographics

It has 546 faculty. Just over two-thirds of the instructors are full-time, one-third of the teachers are part-time, and about 59% of teachers are men.

  • Male: 325
  • Female: 221
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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