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  • NCSU is a Public and Syracuse University is a Private (not-for-profit) school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Syracuse University has more expensive tuition & fees ($53,849) than NCSU ($29,220).
  • It is harder to admit to Syracuse University than NCSU.
  • NCSU has higher submitted SAT score (1,320) than Syracuse University (1,275).
  • NCSU has higher submitted ACT score (86) than Syracuse University (83).
  • NCSU has more students with 35,479 students while Syracuse University has 22,803 students.
  • NCSU has more full-time faculties with 1,753 faculties while Syracuse University has 1,109 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - North Carolina State University at Raleigh and Syracuse University.
NCSUvs.Syracuse University
Raleigh, North CarolinaLocationSyracuse, New York
Public, 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 (very high research activity)
In-State$9,101
Out-Of-State$29,220
Tuition & Fees$53,849
54 (0.21%)Number Receiving Financial Aid71 (0.47%)
$10,097Average Amount of Financial Aid$27,696
51.36 %Acceptance Rates46.88 %
34.62 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)23.52 %
1,320SAT Score1,275
86ACT Score83
81 %Graduation Rate83 %
12 %Transfer-out Rate-
94 %Retention Rate90 %
35,479Student Population22,803
1,753Number of Faculties1,109
14 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
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare