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  • Duke University is a Private (not-for-profit) and UM-Ann Arbor is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Duke University has more expensive tuition & fees ($55,695) than UM-Ann Arbor ($49,350).
  • It is harder to admit to Duke University than UM-Ann Arbor.
  • Duke University has higher submitted SAT score (1,510) than UM-Ann Arbor (1,420).
  • Duke University has higher submitted ACT score (101) than UM-Ann Arbor (96).
  • UM-Ann Arbor has more students with 46,002 students while Duke University has 16,130 students.
  • UM-Ann Arbor has more full-time faculties with 3,843 faculties while Duke University has 1,393 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - Duke University and University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.
Duke Universityvs.UM-Ann Arbor
Durham, North CarolinaLocationAnn Arbor, Michigan
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 Aid15,229 (51.07%)
$45,457Average Amount of Financial Aid$19,728
9.86 %Acceptance Rates26.50 %
53.60 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)43.34 %
1,510SAT Score1,420
101ACT Score96
95 %Graduation Rate92 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
97 %Retention Rate97 %
16,130Student Population46,002
1,393Number of Faculties3,843
7 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio11 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 ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare