Explore international student trends at Drake University to discover how Drake stacks up to the competition when it comes to serving students from outside the United States.
Overall, Drake is among the top schools for students from outside the United States. They are ranked 204th out of 1,184 in our Overall Best U.S. Colleges & Universities for International Students.
The presence of international students on campus means a greater diversity of options, perspectives and knowledge to add to the diversity of thought on campus. As the economy becomes more global in scope, interaction with students from all different countries becomes an important part of higher education.
An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2015 as many as 1,064,582 international students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this diverse international pool, Drake was home to approximately 281 international students.
College Factual ranks Drake as 404th out of a total 1,205 colleges and universities for popularity with international students.
Drake University reports having a total of 281 international students on campus, 244 of whom are undergraduates. This is out of a total of 5,062 students, 3,364 of whom are undergraduates.
Drake suggests that international students make up about 5.6% of the student body.
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Over the past five years the total international population of students on campus has shrunk. Ghana was the largest contributor to this decline.
The chart below shows how the total number of international students at Drake has grown over the past five years.
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College Factual ranks Drake as 204th out of 1,184 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to international students.
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College Factual ranks Drake as 339th out of a total 1,155 colleges and universities for providing value to international students.
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The most popular degrees at Drake with international students are Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods, Finance & Financial Management, and Accounting.
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The fact that Drake University has a medium sized community of international students is positive. It is likely the school has invested in International Student Services as well as clubs, groups, and associations.
Drake University costs approximately USD 48,092 for international students to attend. College Factual ranks the value of this school for international students as 339th out of 1,155
Learn more about out-of-state tuition at Drake University.
There are approximately 281 international students at Drake; they make up 5.6% of all total students.
Out-of-state tuition at Drake is USD 33,696 per year. This does not include room and board or additional student fees that may add to your costs. Go to the Drake tuition & fees page for more information, and contact the school for details.
Contact the school to see what kind of scholarships, grants, financial aid or loans may be available to you as an international student.
Some schools set aside on-campus jobs for international students to help them defray costs. Check in early to apply to these jobs as they may go quickly.
Contact the school to see what kind of student services, associations, clubs, and groups are open to you as an international student.