Columbia University In the City of New York

Located at:

New York , NY

Overview

Columbia University is the oldest institution of higher learning in the State of New York, the fifth oldest in the United States.Columbia annually administers the Pulitzer Prize.101 Nobel Prize laureates have been affiliated with the university as students, faculty, or staff, the second most of any institution in the world. Columbia was the first North American site where the uranium atom was split. It was the birthplace of FM radio and the laser. Columbia University was ranked fourth amongst the top U.S. national universities for 2014 as per U.S. News & World Report. 37% of the 2012 incoming class were international students.

Ranking

Columbia University In the City of New York has been ranked 4 in National University

Fees / Tuition

Below is the tuition and various other expense for year 2012-2013 If you are not a resident of the state in which the college is, out of state tuition is what applies to you. For international students, it is the out of the state tuition that is applicable.

In State Average Full Time Tuition for Undergraduate Program $45,028
Out of State Average Full Time Tuition for Undergraduate Program $45,028
In State Average Full Time Tuition for Graduate Program (Masters/MBA) $36,688
Out Of State Average Full Time Tuition for Graduate Program (Masters/MBA) $36,688
Book and Supplies Cost $1,040
On Campus Room And Boarding Expense $11,396
On Campus Other Expense $1,858
Off Campus Room And Boarding Expense $0

Note: This is an average estimate of the fees for previous year. For latest fees of the program, please refer to college website. The fees for law , medicine and chiropractioner course varies slightly.

Total Cost Of Doing BA/ BS (Undergraduate) for international students if staying at campus at Columbia University In the City of New York: $50,982.00

Total Cost Of Doing BA/ BS (Undergraduate) for international students if staying outside campus at Columbia University In the City of New York: $37,728.00

Total Cost Of Doing Masters / MBA (Graduate) for international students at Columbia University In the City of New York: $50,982.00

This is the average fees for year 2013 .For latest fees visit the college website.

Student Ratio

Total number of students 6974
Total international students * .
Full time Undergraduate enrollments 917
Full time Graduate enrollments 6057

* Students who are in USA on study visa are counted under international students

** This is 2012 enrollements data and includes total students across all programs

Acceptance Ratio

Total Applicants 34810
Total Admission 2418
% Admitted 7
Total Enrolled Full Time 1391
Total Enrolled part Time 0

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Below is the amount of financial aid / scholarship awarded to students in 2011-2012

Federal Grant Aid Institution Grant Aid Student Loans Other Loans
Average Amount $3,958 $36,083 $7,537 $14,337
% Received 11 50 16 2

International students do not qualify for federal grant. They are eligible for institutional aid and other loans. Institutional Grant Aid refers to any scholarship or grant awarded by the college/university to students

NOTE: Above statistics is for undergraduate programs.

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