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Drexel is a private graduate school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It has a large graduate student body with an enrollment of 8,910 graduate students. Of the 95 graduate programs offered at Drexel University, 38 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at Drexel University are Registered Nursing (RN), Medicine, and Business. 51% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
8,910
Part-Time Grad Students
4,540
Research Assistants
84
Teaching Assistants
445
Racial Diversity
  • White
    53.3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    12.6%
  • African American
    10.5%
  • Asian
    8.6%
  • Unknown
    7.4%
  • Hispanic
    5%
  • Multiracial
    2.4%
  • Native American
    0.1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.1%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 14 responses
  • Driven
    50%
  • Down-to-earth
    7%
  • Intellectual
    21%
  • Organized
    21%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 14 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    43%
  • Great brand name
    14%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    14%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    29%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
93%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 14 responses
Poll
79%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 14 responses
Poll
71%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 14 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 14 responses
  • $100K+
    29%
  • $75K-$100K
    43%
  • $50K-$75K
    7%
  • $25K-$50K
    21%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 14 responses
  • $125K-$150K
    7%
  • $100K-$125K
    7%
  • $50-$75K
    21%
  • <$50K
    14%
  • Did not graduate yet
    50%
86%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 14 responses

Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A+
Median Household Income
$19,479
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,480
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$254,508
National
$217,500

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