In 2016, 7,380 people graduated from undergraduate and graduate programs at Cornell University. 47.2% of these graduates were women, and 52.8% were men. The majority of graduating students were White (2,778 graduates), meaning that there were 2.68 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 1,036 graduates.
The median undergraduate tuition at Cornell University is $50,712, which is $18,502 more than the national median of $32,210.
Cornell University received 44,965 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 7.32% annual growth. Out of those 44,965 applicants, 6,337 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 14.1% acceptance rate.
There were 22,319 students enrolled at Cornell University in 2016, and 69% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.
Cornell University has an overall enrollment yield of 52.3%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.
Cornell University has a total enrollment of 22,319 students. The full-time enrollment at Cornell University is 22,227 students and the part-time enrollment is 92. This means that 99% of students enrolled at Cornell University are enrolled full-time.
The enrolled student population at Cornell University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 37.3%White, 14.9%Asian, 10%Hispanic or Latino, 4.96%Black or African American, 3.6%Two or More Races, 0.36%American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.08%Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.
Students enrolled at Cornell University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority WhiteMale (13.1%), followed by WhiteFemale (12.5%) and AsianFemale (6.69%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority WhiteMale (6.39%), followed by WhiteFemale (4.93%) and AsianMale (1.72%).
In 2016, 406 fewer women than men graduated from Cornell University. The majority of students graduating from Cornell University are White. These 2,778 graduates mean that there were 2.68 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 1,036 graduates.
Cornell University has an endowment valued at nearly $4.76B, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $186M (3.93%), compared to the 1.09% average return ($2.96M on $270M) across all Doctoral Universities.
In 2015, Cornell University had a total expenditure of $2.12B. Of that $2.12B, they spent $899M on salaries and $342M on benefits.
Cornell University employs 739Professors, 399Associate professors, and 290Assistant professors. Most academics at Cornell University are MaleProfessors (566), MaleAssociate professors (250), and MaleAssistant professors (175).
The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Cornell University are: Office and Administrative Support, with 1,450 employees, Service, with 1,164 employees, and Computer, Engineering, and Science with 903 employees.