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Drexel University

Drexel University

3141 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 895-2000

Drexel University is a 4-year research institution, founded in 1891. DU, which is 1.2 miles from the center of the city, is located in Philadelphia, PA. It is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Pennsylvania. This university offers subjects such as elementary education and information technology. Students are offered 17 certificates, one degree at the associates level, 63 bachelors level degrees, 56 masters level degrees, and 30 doctoral level degrees by DU. 23,637 students sought degrees from the 104 programs at Drexel in 2010. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits Drexel. This research university is one of 9 institutions with a medical school in Pennsylvania.

Admission

48,718 students applied to this university for admission in 2010. It admitted 55% of applicants or 26,795 students. About half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

48,718 students applied to this university for admission in 2010. It admitted 55% of applicants or 26,795 students. About half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 55%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 51%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 59%

Student Demographics

This university had 23,637 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This university had 23,637 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 11582
  • Total Enrolled Female: 12055
  • Undergraduate Male: 7549
  • Undergraduate Female: 6431
  • Graduate Male: 3959
  • Graduate Female: 5698
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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