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Duke University
  • Graduate School
  • DURHAM, NC

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Duke is a private, Christian graduate school in Durham, North Carolina in the Raleigh Area. It has a large graduate student body with an enrollment of 9,924 graduate students. Of the 78 graduate programs offered at Duke University, only 1 is offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at Duke University are Business, Business Analytics, and Law. 9% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
9,924
Part-Time Grad Students
883
Research Assistants
948
Teaching Assistants
687
Racial Diversity
  • White
    45.3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    28.7%
  • Asian
    9.1%
  • African American
    5.4%
  • Unknown
    4.2%
  • Hispanic
    3.6%
  • Multiracial
    3.2%
  • Native American
    0.4%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.1%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 8 responses
  • Driven
    38%
  • Down-to-earth
    38%
  • Intellectual
    13%
  • Racial and allows police brutality
    13%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 7 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    43%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    43%
  • BLM
    14%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
88%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 8 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 8 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 8 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 8 responses
  • $100K+
    25%
  • $75K-$100K
    25%
  • $50K-$75K
    25%
  • $25K-$50K
    13%
  • <$25K
    13%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 8 responses
  • $150K+
    13%
  • $125K-$150K
    25%
  • $50-$75K
    13%
  • <$50K
    13%
  • Did not graduate yet
    38%
75%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 8 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$58,905
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,058
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$224,100
National
$217,500

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