Stanford University

Stanford, CA
4-year
Medium
Suburban

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Questions and Answers about Stanford University

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Majors offered at Stanford University

Biggest majors
Computer Science
Human Biology
Cognitive Science

Academics at Stanford University

1420-1570
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
32-35
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
5 to 1
Selectivity
Most Selective (4% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Stanford University demographics

31% White
17% Asian
10% Hispanic
7% Multiracial
4% Black
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Common careers for Stanford University students

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Senior Software Engineer155k
Senior Product Manager143k
Software Engineer119k
Data Scientist114k
Product Manager, Software111k
Research Scientist105k
Mechanical Engineer96k
Based on 18,669 student responses
81.8kAvg. Early Career Pay
147.1kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
56%in High-Meaning careers
51%in STEM careers

Net price of attending Stanford University

Stanford University financial aid

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Student reviews of Stanford University

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Recommended by

100% of students

Known for

Diverse and Inclusive
LGBTQ+ friendly
Welcoming student body
Beautiful campus
Good work-study options
Danny Park
Coding And Computer Science
Science
Physics
Cello

5.0

WHAT I LIKED

Both teaching and discussion components have been splendid. Highly recommend!

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

Do not always feel pressured to do things like your friends or fellow students. Only compare yourself, not others.

Mothana Alsoofi
Tennis
Golf
Cars and Automotive Engineering

5.0

WHAT I LIKED

Inclusive and amazing environment, accommodating professors, and amazing academic experience.

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

Takes on Social life will vary by person.

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