Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN

Questions and Answers

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28 days ago
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Academic details

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

Diversity statistics

54% White
10% Asian
9% Black
8% Hispanic
4% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (NP)104k
Software Engineer102k
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP)98k
Family Nurse Practitioner (NP)95k
Management Consultant91k
Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP)84k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)72k
Based on 11,991 student responses
67kAvg. Early Career Pay
122.4kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
46%in High-Meaning careers
23%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)
$52,070 / year
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