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.
  • GWU has more expensive tuition & fees ($58,640) than Fordham University ($56,161).
  • It is harder to admit to GWU than Fordham University.
  • GWU has a higher submitted SAT score (1,375) than Fordham University (1,345).
  • GWU has higher submitted ACT score (32) than Fordham University (30).
  • GWU has more students with 28,172 students while Fordham University has 16,515 students.
  • GWU has more full-time faculties with 1,239 faculties while Fordham University has 742 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - George Washington University and Fordham University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
GWUFordham University
GWUvs.Fordham University
Washington, District of ColumbiaLocationBronx, New York
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)
$58,640Tuition & Fees$56,161
66% ($28,405)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)81% ($27,610)
$28,405Average Amount of Financial Aid$27,610
40.98 %Acceptance Rates46.44 %
23.60 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)10.89 %
1,375SAT Score1,345
32ACT Score30
82 %Graduation Rate83 %
-Transfer-out Rate11 %
93 %Retention Rate90 %
28,172Student Population16,515
1,239Number of Faculties742
13 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), 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

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