Dartmouth College: Review & Facts

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Dartmouth College is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 6,350 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1769 and is the only school located in Hanover, New Hampshire.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
75
Fair
Bachelor's degree, master's degree, and doctoral degree are available at Dartmouth College.

Dartmouth College follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 75 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Medical, Business, Engineering, and Economics. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
96%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Dartmouth College student retention rate is excellent at 96% (well above New Hampshire average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
7 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Dartmouth College is outstanding: 96%.

Student to faculty ratio at Dartmouth College is very good, 7:1. Read more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$49,600
High
Average tuition charges are extremely high - $48,200 per year. The additional fees at Dartmouth College not covered by tuition are approximately $1,400; which makes it a total of $49,600 a year.

Read the details about Dartmouth College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
11%
Hard
As reported in recent data, 20,507 applications were submitted and 2,250 were accepted, so it is challenging to get admitted at this school.

This school might accept advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants' SAT and ACT test scores at Dartmouth College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,600
High
Dartmouth College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Dartmouth College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Dartmouth College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 3,800 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high, around $8,600 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Dartmouth College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Dartmouth College seems to be a very dangerous school. The school has been investigated by the government for possible crime reporting violations. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Dartmouth College Location and Maps



Post Address: Dartmouth College, 207 Parkhurst Hall, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755-3529, USA
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