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  • Duke University is a Private (not-for-profit) and University of Louisville is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Duke University has more expensive tuition & fees ($55,695) than University of Louisville ($27,278).
  • It is harder to admit to Duke University than University of Louisville.
  • Duke University has higher submitted SAT score (1,510) than University of Louisville (1,180).
  • Duke University has higher submitted ACT score (101) than University of Louisville (77).
  • University of Louisville has more students with 21,402 students while Duke University has 16,130 students.
  • Duke University has more full-time faculties with 1,393 faculties while University of Louisville has 1,004 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - Duke University and University of Louisville.
Duke Universityvs.University of Louisville
Durham, North CarolinaLocationLouisville, Kentucky
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 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 (very high research activity)
$55,695Tuition & Fees
3,738 (55.82%)Number Receiving Financial Aid13,020 (83.75%)
$45,457Average Amount of Financial Aid$8,984
9.86 %Acceptance Rates75.30 %
53.60 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)33.80 %
1,510SAT Score1,180
101ACT Score77
95 %Graduation Rate54 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
97 %Retention Rate81 %
16,130Student Population21,402
1,393Number of Faculties1,004
7 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare