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  • Both are Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years schools.
  • Columbia University has more expensive tuition & fees ($61,788) than Dartmouth College ($57,638).
  • It is harder to admit to Columbia University than Dartmouth College.
  • Columbia University has higher submitted SAT score (1,505) than Dartmouth College (1,490).
  • Columbia University has higher submitted ACT score (100) than Dartmouth College (99).
  • Columbia University has more students with 31,077 students while Dartmouth College has 6,572 students.
  • Columbia University has more full-time faculties with 4,133 faculties while Dartmouth College has 711 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - Columbia University in the City of New York and Dartmouth College.
Columbia Universityvs.Dartmouth College
New York, New YorkLocationHanover, New Hampshire
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
$61,788Tuition & Fees$57,638
60 (0.73%)Number Receiving Financial Aid54 (1.22%)
$41,752Average Amount of Financial Aid$44,751
6.61 %Acceptance Rates10.45 %
61.41 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)58.05 %
1,505SAT Score1,490
100ACT Score99
96 %Graduation Rate95 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
98 %Retention Rate97 %
31,077Student Population6,572
4,133Number of Faculties711
6 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio7 to 1
ROTC, Study AbroadSpecial Learning OpportunitiesROTC, Study Abroad
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services