Stanford University

Stanford University is one of the world's leading teaching and research universities. Stanford has been dedicated to finding solutions to big challenges and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world.

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  • Average Tution USD 46,320
  • Acceptance Rate 5%
  • Students 16,963
  • Scholarships 165,629,375
  • Student-Faculty Ratio 4:1

School Description

Stanford University (officially Leland Stanford Junior University) is one of the world's leading educational institutions, with the top position in numerous rankings and measures in the United States. The university has produced a number of leaders in government and finance, including U.S. president Herbert Hoover, four U.S. Supreme Court justices and business moguls like Steve Ballmer, Sergey Brin, Larry Page and Marissa Mayer.

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  • Stanford University
    450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

    Business Administration

    USD 21,350 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

  • Stanford University
    450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

    Engineering

    USD 16,240 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the solution of practical problems.

  • Stanford University
    450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

    Fine Arts

    USD 15,243 Tuition Fee

    Any instructional program in fine arts and art studies not listed above.

  • Stanford University
    450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

    Laws

    USD 18,061 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals for the legal profession, for related support professions and professional legal research, and focus on the study of legal issues in non-professional programs.

  • Stanford University
    450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

    Legal Studies

    USD 18,061 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals for the legal profession, for related support professions and professional legal research, and focus on the study of legal issues in non-professional programs.

  • Stanford University
    450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

    Law

    USD 18,061 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of law, for taking state and national bar examinations, and for advanced research in jurisprudence. Includes instruction in the theory and practice of the legal system, including the statutory, administrative, and judicial components of civil and criminal law.

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Rankings

  • US News (National) 4
  • Times World University Rankings 3
  • QS Rankings (Global) 3
  • SchoolApply Ranking 1
  • Forbes (USA) 1

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  • Minimum GPA 3.00

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    Established in 1891

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    The university campus was listed by Travel + Leisure in September 2011 as one of the most beautiful campuses in the United States and by MSN as one of the most beautiful college campuses in the world.

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        450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

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            • 1989-1993, Bachelor of Arts (BA)

              The four years I spent at Stanford were some of the best in my life. Not only are all academic departments and sports facilities superb, but the campus is beautiful and the university is located in sunny California. I hope my daughters might some day be attend Stanford.

            • 2008-2011, Bachelor of Arts (BA)

              Greatest Time of my life Everything, every day, they were all magical and very grateful, I am very happy to have attended STANFORD.

            • 1997-2001, BA

              THE Undergraduate Choice. This is the best school, period. Anyone interested in being given the wings to find and pursue lifelong intellectual passions should choose Stanford. The networking also can't be beat.