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Tufts University

Tufts University

28 Sawyer Avenue
Medford, MA 02155-5555
(617) 628-5000

Founded in 1852, Tufts University is a 4-year research institution. This university is located in the suburbs of Medford, Massachusetts. Tufts is the 11th biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts. This university offers subjects including acting and business administration. This university offers nine certificates, 58 degrees at the bachelors level, 51 masters level degrees, and 34 degrees at the doctoral level to students. In 2010, 10,480 students pursued degrees from the 96 programs at this university. It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. It is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Massachusetts.

Admission

15,433 students applied to this university in 2010. This university admitted around 24% of applicants or 3,704 students. 53% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

15,433 students applied to this university in 2010. This university admitted around 24% of applicants or 3,704 students. 53% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 24%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 22%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 28%

Student Demographics

10,480 students were enrolled at this university in 2010.

Student Demographics

10,480 students were enrolled at this university in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 4821
  • Total Enrolled Female: 5659
  • Undergraduate Male: 2560
  • Undergraduate Female: 2664
  • Graduate Male: 2260
  • Graduate Female: 2996

Faculty Demographics

It has 1,271 instructors. Two-thirds of the instructors are full-time, around 34% of teachers are part-time, and around 58% of faculty are men.

Faculty Demographics

It has 1,271 instructors. Two-thirds of the instructors are full-time, around 34% of teachers are part-time, and around 58% of faculty are men.

  • Male: 743
  • Female: 528
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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