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Tufts University Academics

Tufts Academic Statistics

Academics
A+
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
93%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
96%
Part-Time Retention Rate
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$14,501
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    68%
  • 20-39
    22%
  • 40-99
    8%
  • 100+
    2%
100%
of students say they attend class.37 responses

Tufts Professors

Professors
A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Female Professors
47%
Male Professors
53%
Average Professor Salary
$140,736
Poll
49%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.37 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    3%
  • Asian American
    13%
  • Hispanic
    5%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    3%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    4%
  • White
    70%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
93%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.69 responses
Poll
91%
of students say professors care about their students' success.69 responses
Poll
86%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.69 responses
Poll
91%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.69 responses