FC: Duke University
1: Where is Duke located? Durham, NC | What's the Mascot? Blue Devils! | Student: Teacher Ratio | What is the setting? Suburban; Small City | When can I Tour Campus? Information Sessions & Walking Tours given year long, no apt. needed. Group Tours available upon request.
2: How many apply? In 2010, 26,784 students applied. | How many were accepted? Of about 27,000, only 4,207 were accepted. | How many students are currently attending? Approximately 13,000 students attend Duke University.
3: Money Information | Tuition: $40,243 | Application Fee: $75 | Room and Board: $11,622 | (In state costs only | )
4: Pre-Requisite Information | ACT SCORE: 30-34 | GPA: 4.0+ | SAT SCORES: Critical Reading: 660-750 Math: 680-780 Writing: 660-760
5: Recommended High School Courses: 4 English, 4 Foreign Language, 4 Math, 4 Science, 4 Social Studies.
6: Possible Majors Engineering, Social Sciences, Anatomy, Biology, Psychology, etc. Biology- requires that you take Biochemistry, General Biology, Genetics, Microbiology, Evolutionary Bio, etc. Psychology- requires that you take Abnormal psych, Cognitive psych, Developmental psych, General psych, Neuroscience, etc. Possible Careers Psychologist! Engineer! Biologist!
7: Scholarship | Information | University Scholars Program for Undergraduates Each undergraduate is awarded a University Scholarship providing full-tuition as well as housing, board, and mandatory fees for four years. Undergraduate University Scholars may receive support for an intensive internship, research experience, or a summer abroad valued at up to $7000. | The A.B. Duke Scholarship Program Every applicant to Duke University is considered for our various merit scholarships. There is no separate application for the A.B. Duke Scholarship. But the applicant who demonstrates exceptional promise, intellectual hunger, and an inquisitive spark may be considered a candidate for the A.B. Duke Scholarship. The A.B. Duke Advisory Committee selects up to forty-five finalists from across the country and around the world.