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.
  • USC has more expensive tuition & fees ($60,275) than Stanford University ($56,169).
  • It is harder to admit to Stanford University than USC.
  • Stanford University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,445) than USC (1,445).
  • Stanford University has higher submitted ACT score (33) than USC (33).
  • USC has more students with 47,310 students while Stanford University has 17,381 students.
  • Stanford University has more full-time faculties with 3,533 faculties while USC has 2,444 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of Southern California and Stanford University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
USCStanford University
USCvs.Stanford University
Los Angeles, CaliforniaLocationStanford, California
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 (very high research activity)
$60,275Tuition & Fees$56,169
61% ($37,647)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)59% ($47,106)
$37,647Average Amount of Financial Aid$47,106
15.95 %Acceptance Rates4.73 %
37.14 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)81.53 %
1,445SAT Score1,505
33ACT Score34
92 %Graduation Rate94 %
-Transfer-out Rate1 %
97 %Retention Rate99 %
47,310Student Population17,381
2,444Number of Faculties3,533
9 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio5 to 1
ROTC, Study AbroadSpecial Learning OpportunitiesROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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