Brandeis University

Waltham, MA

Questions and Answers

Nicole H.
2 months ago
How does Brandeis prepare its students in acquiring a professional job within 6 months after graduation?
Brandeis University
We have a great career center called Hiatt. They have a database with over 1400 career and internship opportunities. Brandeis' placement rate for 2020 graduates is 96%. Students have a lot of support and resources to find jobs.
Mirabell R.
2 months ago
What acting classes are available at Brandeis?
Leah W.
3 months ago
Does your school have a strong pre-medical program?
Leah W.
3 months ago
What do your admissions counselors look for in an ideal applicant?
Sara G.
3 months ago
Since your school does not have an engineering major option, what options do students who aspire to be engineerings have at Brandeis?
Dove N.
4 months ago
What kinds of financial aid and scholarship opportunities are available for transfer students?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Selective (31% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

43% White
11% Asian
7% Hispanic
5% Black
3% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Senior Software Engineer117k
Data Scientist100k
Software Engineer86k
Executive Director72k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)67k
Financial Analyst64k
Program Manager, Non-Profit Organization60k
Based on 5,796 student responses
61.4kAvg. Early Career Pay
129.4kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
46%in High-Meaning careers
29%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$57,216 / year
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