Dartmouth College

Hanover, NH

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 4,533
Graduate Enrollment: 2,205
Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Town: Remote (in urban cluster more than 35 miles from an urbanized area)
Four-year, medium, highly residential // full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 6.17%

Male/Female: 48% / 52% (2017)

First generation college students: 17.4% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 1.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 1.3% (2010)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,508
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1440 - 1560

2022 Median Admit ACT: 34
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 33 - 35

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 54.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 51.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 50.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 48.1% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 49.7%
Black: 5.4%
Hispanic: 10.0%
Asian: 14.2%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 1.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
2+ races: 6.2%
Non-resident alien: 11.7%
Unknown race: 1.8%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $80,184
In-State tuition: $60,870
Out-of-State tuition: $60,870

Estimated books and supplies: $1,005 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $17,586 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $2,040 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $9,000 (2005)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $1,264 (2005)

Average Family Income: $117,391 (2017)
Median Family Income: $68,456 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 17.3%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 20.1%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $17,500 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $186 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $6,376
$30k-48k $7,099
$48k-75k $12,297
$75k-110k $18,070
$110k+ $54,195

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 86%
6-year graduation rate: 94%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 94.4% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $17,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $7,537 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $11,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $10,129 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 86.7% (2015)
@3 year 89.2% (2017)
@5 year 93.8% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 76.3% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 72.2% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $60,840 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $90,893 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Master's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 1
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 37 $15,078 $160 $37,786 ($3,149)
Bachelor's Degree Area Studies. 33 $16,520 $175 $46,211 ($3,851) $71,072 ($5,923)
Bachelor's Degree Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies. 23 $15,157 $161 $36,047 ($3,004)
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 87 $18,490 $196 $119,454 ($9,955) $157,053 ($13,088)
Master's Degree Computer Science. 14
Doctoral Degree Computer Science. 2
Master's Degree Engineering, General. 175
Bachelor's Degree Biomedical/Medical Engineering. 6
Bachelor's Degree Engineering Physics. 4
Bachelor's Degree Engineering Science. 109 $17,083 $181 $88,768 ($7,397) $90,843 ($7,570)
Master's Degree Engineering Science. 5
Doctoral Degree Engineering Science. 22
Bachelor's Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 20
Master's Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 8
Bachelor's Degree East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 11
Bachelor's Degree Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 5
Bachelor's Degree Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 1
Bachelor's Degree Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 7
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 34 $20,407 $180 $39,430 ($3,286) $55,730 ($4,644)
Master's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 20
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 54 $17,030 $181 $37,830 ($3,153)
Master's Degree Biology, General. 3
Doctoral Degree Biology, General. 17
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 172 $18,400 $192 $88,286 ($7,357) $118,120 ($9,843)
Bachelor's Degree Geography and Cartography. 26 $48,450 ($4,038)
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 170 $17,500 $186 $58,616 ($4,885) $84,898 ($7,075)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 28 $19,250 $204 $62,704 ($5,225) $71,802 ($5,984)
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 11
Bachelor's Degree Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 10
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 28 $13,663 $145
Bachelor's Degree Music. 9
Master's Degree Music. 3
Master's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 40 $164,565 ($13,714)
First Professional Degree Medicine. 100 $2,398 $64,646 ($5,387) $86,814 ($7,235)
Master's Degree Public Health. 83
Master's Degree Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other. 7
Doctoral Degree Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other. 3
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 290 $466 $173,721 ($14,477) $210,453 ($17,538)
Bachelor's Degree History. 54 $19,000 $201 $65,928 ($5,494) $82,121 ($6,843)
Master's Degree Physics. 1
Doctoral Degree Physics. 9
Master's Degree Microbiological Sciences and Immunology. 1
Doctoral Degree Microbiological Sciences and Immunology. 4
Doctoral Degree Genetics. 7
Doctoral Degree Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology. 1
Bachelor's Degree Neurobiology and Neurosciences. 47 $18,061 $191 $37,175 ($3,098)
Master's Degree Neurobiology and Neurosciences. 2
Doctoral Degree Neurobiology and Neurosciences. 7
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 43 $11,617 $123 $93,651 ($7,804) $124,017 ($10,335)
Master's Degree Mathematics. 4
Doctoral Degree Mathematics. 3
Bachelor's Degree Statistics. 1
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics and Statistics, Other. 32 $19,000 $201
Master's Degree Biological and Physical Sciences. 1
Doctoral Degree Biological and Physical Sciences. 9
Bachelor's Degree Classical and Ancient Studies. 7
Bachelor's Degree Cognitive Science. 14
Bachelor's Degree Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 3
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 13
Bachelor's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 6
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 13
Master's Degree Chemistry. 3
Doctoral Degree Chemistry. 7
Bachelor's Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 12
Master's Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 4
Doctoral Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 3
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 11
Bachelor's Degree Research and Experimental Psychology. 61 $18,194 $193 $43,641 ($3,637)
Bachelor's Degree Anthropology. 44 $14,363 $152 $43,317 ($3,610)
Doctoral Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 6


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $147,528
Full time faculty: 80%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 7.0

School's endowment start of year: $5,975,179,828 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $8,484,189,450 (2022)