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Yale University Academics

Yale Academic Statistics

Academics
A+
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
97%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
99%
Part-Time Retention Rate
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$41,736
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    No
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    75%
  • 20-39
    14%
  • 40-99
    8%
  • 100+
    3%
97%
of students say they attend class.31 responses

Yale Professors

Professors
A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
6:1
Female Professors
40%
Male Professors
60%
Average Professor Salary
$219,996
Poll
52%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.31 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    3%
  • Asian American
    13%
  • Hispanic
    4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    7%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    11%
  • White
    62%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
90%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.68 responses
Poll
79%
of students say professors care about their students' success.68 responses
Poll
81%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.68 responses
Poll
79%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.68 responses