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 four-years, private (not-for-profit) schools.
  • Fordham University has more expensive tuition & fees ($56,161) than Duquesne University ($43,526).
  • It is harder to admit to Fordham University than Duquesne University.
  • Fordham University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,225) than Duquesne University (1,225).
  • Fordham University has higher submitted ACT score (27) than Duquesne University (27).
  • Fordham University has more students with 16,364 students while Duquesne University has 8,830 students.
  • Fordham University has more full-time faculties with 747 faculties while Duquesne University has 478 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Duquesne University and Fordham University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Duquesne UniversityFordham University
Duquesne Universityvs.Fordham University
Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaLocationBronx, New York
four-years, private (not-for-profit)School Typefour-years, private (not-for-profit)
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
$43,526Tuition & Fees$56,161
97% ($22,575)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)82% ($30,115)
$22,575Average Amount of Financial Aid$30,115
71.70 %Acceptance Rates46.44 %
29.70 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)10.89 %
1,225SAT Score1,320
27ACT Score30
79 %Graduation Rate83 %
-Transfer-out Rate10 %
86 %Retention Rate89 %
8,830Student Population16,364
478Number of Faculties747
13 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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