Rockefeller University: Ranking & Review

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New York Rank United States Rank World Rank
8 237 753
Top 5%

Rockefeller University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for graduates - $50.

Rockefeller University Tuition

Rockefeller University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 232 students.

Programs and Degrees

Biological and Biomedical Sciences 3 23 26
Grand Total32326

At the master's and doctor's level 26 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

General info

MottoScientia pro bono humani generis
Science for the Benefit of Humanity
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementThe mission of the graduate program at The Rockefeller University, a world-renowned center for research and graduate education in the biomedical sciences, is to provide the highest quality education in science for the benefit of humankind. Founded by John D. Rockefeller Sr. in 1901 as the nation's first institute for medical research, the University has a unique laboratory-based structure that encourages interdisciplinary research, which today plays an increasingly critical role in scientific achievement. The rigorous academic training and research environment enables students to develop creativity and discover their own capabilities.
Academic CalendarTrimester
Total FTE staff1,490
Instructional FTE89
Research FTE446
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address1230 York Avenue
New York, New York, 10065-6399
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population5,000,000+
Fax+1 (212) 327 7974

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