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COLLEGE PROFILE

Yale University

New Haven, CT

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
Summer SessionOffered
General Catalog/BulletinOnline Catalog

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION

Undergraduate Majors
  • African Studies
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Archeology
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • East Asian Studies
  • Ecology
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
  • Engineering Science
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
  • German Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Linguistics
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Molecular Biology
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Portuguese Language and Literature
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Russian Studies
  • Sociology
  • South Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Systems Science and Theory
  • Women's Studies
 
Most Popular DisciplinesSocial sciences, Biological/life sciences, Area and ethnic studies, Interdisciplinary studies, History
Combined Liberal Arts/
Professional Degree Programs
None
Special ProgramsAccelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Student-designed major, Internships
Study AbroadOffered
Online DegreesNo online degree programs

CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
ComputerNot required
Foreign LanguageRequired
Math/ScienceRequired for all students

FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION

Full-Time Faculty1,159
Part-Time Faculty476
Full-Time Faculty with
Ph.D./Terminal Degree
93%
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 29% of classes
10-19 students: 44% of classes
20-29 students: 10% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 6% of classes
Over 100 students: 3% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab
Class Size
Not reported

ADVANCED PLACEMENT

International BaccalaureateAccepted
Advanced Placement (AP) ExaminationsAccepted for placement and credit
Sophomore StandingNot available

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Libraries
Library Available on CampusYes
Holdings15,619,364
Computing
Computer OwnershipStudents not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus450
Internet/E-mail AccessNot reported

ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES

Remedial Instruction 
TutoringAvailable
Services for Learning
Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically
Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION

Master's Degrees Offered
Master of Fine Arts, Master of Environmental Design, Master of Arts in Religion, Master of Architecture, Master of Science, Master of Music, Master of Medical Science, Master of Studies in Law, Master of Philosophy, Master of Sacred Theology, Advanced Professional Master of Public Health, Master of Divinity, Master of Forestry, Master of Forest Studies, Master of Business Administration, Master of Environmental Management, Master of Musical Arts, Master of Laws, Master of Arts, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Public Health, Master of Environmental Science
Master's Programs of Study
  • African Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Arts and Design--General
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Physics
  • Archaeology
  • Architecture
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Asian Studies
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biostatistics
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Classics
  • Computer Science
  • East European and Russian Studies
  • Economic Development
  • Economics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Environmental Design
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Forestry
  • French
  • Graphic Design
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • History
  • History of Medicine
  • History of Science and Technology
  • International Affairs
  • International Economics
  • International Health
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Music
  • Near and Middle Eastern Languages
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Nursing--General
  • Pathology
  • Photography
  • Physician Assistant Studies
  • Planetary and Space Sciences
  • Public Health--General
  • Social Sciences
  • Statistics
  • Theater
  • Theology
  • Writing
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of the Science of Law, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Musical Arts, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Medicine, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Fine Arts
Doctoral Programs of Study
  • Accounting
  • African-American Studies
  • Allopathic Medicine
  • American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Physics
  • Archaeology
  • Architecture
  • Art History
  • Asian Languages
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biophysics
  • Biostatistics
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cancer Biology/Oncology
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Classics
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computational Biology
  • Computer Science
  • Developmental Biology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • East European and Russian Studies
  • Ecology
  • Economics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Environmental Design
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Film, Television, and Video Theory and Criticism
  • Finance and Banking
  • Forestry
  • French
  • Genetics
  • Genomic Sciences
  • Geochemistry
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • Geosciences
  • German
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • History
  • History of Medicine
  • History of Science and Technology
  • Immunology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • International Health
  • Italian
  • Latin American Studies
  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Meteorology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Biophysics
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Molecular Pathology
  • Molecular Physiology
  • Music
  • Near and Middle Eastern Languages
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Neurobiology
  • Neuroscience
  • Nursing--General
  • Oceanography
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Organizational Management
  • Paleontology
  • Pathobiology
  • Pathology
  • Pharmacology
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Planetary and Space Sciences
  • Plant Biology
  • Political Science
  • Portuguese
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Health--General
  • Religion
  • Russian
  • Slavic Languages
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Statistics
  • Theater
  • Theoretical Chemistry
  • Virology
  • Writing
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Average 3.85 4.32 721 705 32
Low 2.00 2.72 200 200 17
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 36
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