Harvard University

4 Years Private College In Cambridge, MA

Harvard University is a Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Cambridge, MA. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The tuition & fees at Harvard University is $50,420. The school has a total enrollment of 31,120 and student to faculty ratio is 14.29% (7 to 1).The highest degree offered at Harvard University is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. It offers Associate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice) degrees and programs.
2019 Key Facts
Tuition & Fees$50,420 (2019)
Acceptance Rate5%
Student Population31,120
Test Scores1,520 (SAT) 102 (ACT)
Graduation Rate96%
Student to Faculty Ratio7 to 1
Harvard University is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (12/01/1929 - Current).
2018-2019 Tuition & Fees
The undergraduate tuition & fees at Harvard University is $50,420 for academic year 2018-2019. The graduate tuition & fees at Harvard University is $47,562 for academic year 2018-2019. Harvard University offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan. 4,311 students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $47,145 (exclude student loans).
Admission, Enrollment, and Graduation
The acceptance rate at Harvard University is 5% and the admission yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 82%. The average SAT score is 1,520 and the average ACT score is 102. Harvard University accepts advanced placement(AP) credits. Total 31,120 students are attending at Harvard University (9,965 undergraduate students). There are 1,759 full-time faculty (instructional/teaching staffs) and 322 part-time faculty working for Harvard University. The students to faculty ratio is 7 to 1 (14.29%). The number of non-teaching staffs is 12,193 (full-time). The graduation rate at Harvard University is 96% and the retention rate is 98% at the school.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-Campus Services
Harvard University offers the distance learning courses, but students may be required to attend/visit regular classes to complete their degree/programs. Harvard University offers ROTC, study abroad, weekend/evening college, teacher certification program. On Harvard University campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Harvard University
Distance Learning (Online Classes)
  • Graduate Level Courses
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers