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Drew University, established in 1867, is a Liberal Arts institute within the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa Honours system, and located in small town Madison in New Jersey near New York City, USA. The University offers a number of master's degree programs through the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies and Drew Theological School.
  • Average Tuition USD 65,266
  • Acceptance Rate 70%
  • Students 2,113
  • Total Annual Cost USD 65,266
  • Campus Setting Residential

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School Description

Drew University (Drew) offers master's degree programs in subjects such Arts & Letters, Education, Divinity, Finance, Teaching, Poetry and Medical Humanities. The University employs 148 full-time faculty members, 99% of whom hold the highest degrees in their fields. Major employers at Drew include Goldman Sachs, Bank of America, Lincoln Center, Google and CNN. Each year, Drew hosts TV personalities, journalists, well-known politicians and public figures such as Seth Meyers, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Samantha Bee, Gail Collins, John Oliver and Joe Biden. Drew is also home to 2015 Nobel Prize winner William Campbell, a long-time fellow at the institute. In addition, notable alumni at the institute include former United States Assistant Secretary of State Arturo A. Valenzuela, New Jersey State Senator M. Teresa Ruiz and Georgetown University Professor Arturo Valenzuela.
  • 01Ranked 116th in US News & Media Report's Best Colleges - National Liberal Arts Colleges rankings for 2019.
  • 02Ranked 134th in Forbes' America's Top Colleges - Northeast rankings for 2018.
  • 03Ranked 268th in Times Higher Education's US Universities rankings for 2019.

Master Programs

  • 36 Madison Ave, Madison, NJ 07940, United States

    Arts and Letters

    A program that is a structured combination of the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities, emphasizing breadth of study. Includes instruction in independently designed, individualized, or more
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    A program that emphasizes the critical and faithful interpretation of texts and contexts, the ancient and contemporary spiritual practices that keep faith vital, the ability to question structures and traditions to end more
  • 36 Madison Ave, Madison, NJ 07940, United States
    USD 36,000 Tuition Fee


    The Casperson School of Graduate Studies at Drew University offers a one-two year-long, full-time Master of Science degree program in Finance. This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practica more
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    History and Culture

    <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51);">A program that aims to prepare the next generation of historians for careers inside and outside of academia. The curriculum balances rigorous, traditional academic training with int more


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  • Forbes (USA)
    Forbes (USA) 342
  • US News (Liberal Arts)
    US News (Liberal Arts) 116

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 3.00
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 80
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.50


    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    The University offers a number of scholarships, including merit scholarships for graduate students and the International Stafford Scholarships for the Theological School students.

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    Established in 1867

    Drew has been included in The Princeton Review’s 'Green Colleges' list for nine years in a row.

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