The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Drexel University is a private (not-for-profit) and UNCW is a public school and both are four-years schools.
  • Drexel University has more expensive tuition & fees ($57,136) than UNCW ($21,303).
  • It is harder to admit to UNCW than Drexel University.
  • Drexel University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,310) than UNCW (1,270).
  • Drexel University has higher submitted ACT score (29) than UNCW (26).
  • Drexel University has more students with 23,589 students while UNCW has 17,915 students.
  • Drexel University has more full-time faculties with 1,224 faculties while UNCW has 725 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Drexel University and University of North Carolina Wilmington.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Drexel UniversityUNCW
Drexel Universityvs.UNCW
Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaLocationWilmington, North Carolina
four-years, private (not-for-profit)School Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
$57,136Tuition & Fees
In-State$7,238
Out-Of-State$21,303
90% ($25,373)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)50% ($6,744)
$25,373Average Amount of Financial Aid$6,744
79.04 %Acceptance Rates66.52 %
14.56 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)27.62 %
1,310SAT Score1,270
29ACT Score26
71 %Graduation Rate74 %
-Transfer-out Rate20 %
88 %Retention Rate84 %
23,589Student Population17,915
1,224Number of Faculties725
11 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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