Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN

Questions and Answers

Michela H.
12 days ago
How does Greek life affect campus life? Is it possible to find a good social group without it?
Anya S.
24 days ago
Do many students choose to live on Campus?
Maeve M.
1 month ago
Where can I find information about your housing accommodations?
Layna M.
1 month ago
Does Vanderbilt accept most outside scholarships?
aliya w.
1 month ago
Are there different admissions requirements for different departments or majors?
Aminah D.
1 month ago
What is the ethnicity breakdown of your school’s student population?

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
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
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.