Top 20 US Colleges 2021 Acceptance Rate Comparison

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2021 Acceptance Rates & Admission Statistics Comparison Table
School NameApplicantsAdmitted EnrolledAcceptance RateAdmission Yield
Brown University Providence, RI
36,793 2,822 1,756 7.67% 62.23%
California Institute of Technology Pasadena, CA
8,007 536 225 6.69% 41.98%
Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY
40,462 2,695 1,521 6.66% 56.44%
Cornell University Ithaca, NY
51,500 5,514 3,249 10.71% 58.92%
Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
21,392 1,972 1,057 9.22% 53.60%
Duke University Durham, NC
39,639 3,068 1,580 7.74% 51.50%
Harvard University Cambridge, MA
40,248 2,015 1,407 5.01% 69.83%
Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD
30,115 3,330 1,405 11.06% 42.19%
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA
20,075 1,457 1,070 7.26% 73.44%
Northwestern University Evanston, IL
39,263 3,654 1,901 9.31% 52.03%
Princeton University Princeton, NJ
32,835 1,848 1,154 5.63% 62.45%
Rice University Houston, TX
23,455 2,555 993 10.89% 38.86%
Stanford University Stanford, CA
45,227 2,349 1,606 5.19% 68.37%
University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
108,870 15,602 6,386 14.33% 40.93%
University of Chicago Chicago, IL
34,350 2,510 1,847 7.31% 73.59%
University of Notre Dame Notre Dame, IN
21,253 4,035 2,193 18.99% 54.35%
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
42,205 3,789 2,321 8.98% 61.26%
Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN
36,646 4,259 1,698 11.62% 39.87%
Washington University in St Louis Saint Louis, MO
27,949 4,477 1,804 16.02% 40.29%
Yale University New Haven, CT
35,220 2,299 1,264 6.53% 54.98%
Average36,7753,5391,8229.62%51.47%
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*The tuition data is updated with academic year 2020-2021 data from National Center For Education Statistics (March 2, 2021),U.S. Department of Education.
**Information is not available for schools that are not appeared in the table. The schools have not report the information to the IPEDS or not applicable.)

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