The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years schools.
  • Columbia University has more expensive tuition & fees ($60,532) than Dartmouth College ($59,458).
  • It is harder to admit to Columbia University than Dartmouth College.
  • Columbia University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,505) than Dartmouth College (1,500).
  • Both Columbia University and Dartmouth College have the same submitted ACT scores (34).
  • 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.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Columbia University in the City of New York and Dartmouth College.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Columbia UniversityDartmouth 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)
$60,532Tuition & Fees$59,458
60% ($41,752)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)54% ($44,751)
$41,752Average Amount of Financial Aid$44,751
6.61 %Acceptance Rates10.45 %
61.41 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)58.05 %
1,505SAT Score1,500
34ACT Score34
95 %Graduation Rate95 %
2 %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

Related Articles and Ads