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Tufts University

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)

TU Address

MEDFORD, MA02155--5555
General info:(617) 628-5000
Financial aid office:(617) 627-2000
Admissions office:(617) 627-3170
University Homepage

Tuition + TU Housing

Meals Per Week:21

UGrad Application Fee: $70
Grad Application Fee: $75

Tuition Prepaid: Yes
Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:3564
Freshman Must Live on Campus: Yes

University Makeup

# of Undergrads: 5,627
# of Grad students: 5,824
Total Students: 11,451




American Indian:



Pacific Islander:




Financial Aid

48% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $4,407

6% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $2,744

33% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $13,180

36% receive student loans and the average amount is $3,426
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Private not-for-profit 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Dental Program
MD Medical Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Test Scores Required
Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Test EOFL Required

Special Credits

HS College Credit: No
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted %

25% men vs 20% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions

Number of Men Applicants: 7,271
Number of Women Applicants: 9,833
Number of Men Admitted: 1,796
Number of Women Admitted: 1,947

Student Services

Library On Campus
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services

Majors  Hide Majors

• Advanced General Dentistry Post-master's certificate
• Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences Other
• Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences Other Post-master's certificate
• American/United States Studies/Civilization
• Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
• Animal Genetics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Anthropology
• Arabic Language and Literature
• Archeology
• Architecture
• Area Studies Other
• Art History Criticism and Conservation
• Art/Art Studies General
• Asian Studies/Civilization
• Biochemistry Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Biology/Biological Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biomedical Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biomedical Technology/Technician
• Biomedical Technology/Technician Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biotechnology
• Business Administration Management and Operations Other
• Cell Physiology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemistry General
• Chemistry General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chinese Language and Literature
• Civil Engineering General
• Civil Engineering General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Classics and Classical Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• Clinical Psychology
• Community Health and Preventive Medicine
• Computer Engineering General
• Computer Science
• Computer and Information Sciences General
• Computer and Information Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Dental Clinical Sciences General
• Dentistry Phd(Professional practice)
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts General
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Economics General
• Educational Psychology
• Educational Psychology Post-master's certificate
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Endodontics/Endodontology Post-master's certificate
• Engineering General
• Engineering Other
• Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
• Engineering Science
• Engineering/Industrial Management
• English Language and Literature General
• English Language and Literature General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
• Foreign Languages Literatures and Linguistics Other
• French Language and Literature
• Geology/Earth Science General
• German Language and Literature
• Health Services Administration
• Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• History General
• History General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• History Other
• Industrial Engineering
• International Business/Trade/Commerce
• International Law and Legal Studies
• International Public Health/International Health
• International Relations and Affairs
• International Relations and Affairs Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Italian Studies
• Japanese Language and Literature
• Latin American Studies
• Latin Language and Literature
• Mathematics General
• Mathematics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mechanical Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
• Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Medical Scientist
• Medicine Phd(Professional practice)
• Molecular Biology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies Other
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Museology/Museum Studies
• Music General
• Near and Middle Eastern Studies
• Neuroscience Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Nutrition Sciences
• Nutrition Sciences Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Occupational Therapy/Therapist
• Occupational Therapy/Therapist Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Post-master's certificate
• Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
• Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics
• Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics Post-master's certificate
• Periodontics/Periodontology
• Periodontics/Periodontology Post-master's certificate
• Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
• Pharmaceutics and Drug Design Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Philosophy
• Physics General
• Physics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Political Science and Government General
• Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology
• Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology Post-master's certificate
• Psychology General
• Psychology General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Public Health Other
• Public Policy Analysis General
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Russian Language and Literature
• Russian Studies
• Social Sciences Other
• Sociology
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Levels and Methods Oth
• Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Levels and Methods Oth Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Subject Areas Other
• Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Subject Areas Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Urban Studies/Affairs
• Veterinary Medicine Phd(Professional practice)
• Women's Studies

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