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Compare Columbia University in the City of New York’s Scorecard to Other Colleges

Review Columbia University in the City of New York’s educational quality, value, diversity and more. How does Columbia compare to other colleges nationally, regionally, and in the state?

Value for your Money
NationwideFairC700 of 1,472
Region (Middle Atlantic)BestA-122 of 690
State (New York)FairC54 of 113
Student Body Caliber
Admissions Selectivity5.4%A+9 of 3,678
Average Combined Old SAT Score (Math & Reading)1,505A+15 of 1,217
Average Combined New SAT Score1540A+15 of 1,217
Educational Resources
Student to Faculty Ratio6 : 1A+131 of 3,794
Percentage of Full-Time Teachers47.1%C+1,845 of 4,040
Average Faculty Compensation$8,658B+512 of 2,371
Expenditures per Student$92,003A+17 of 2,572
Degree Completion
Freshman Retention Rate98.0%A+104 of 3,392
Graduation Rate95.5%A+61 of 3,271
Graduation Rate BoostAs ExpectedB-780 of 2,108
Post Graduation Earnings
Average Following Graduation
Boost Following Graduation
Average Mid-Career
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Student Loan Default Rate
Ethnic DiversityBestA115 of 3,732
Male to Female DiversityBestA+90 of 3,732
Geographic DiversityBestA+26 of 3,452

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