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COLLEGE PROFILE

Columbia University

New York, NY

STUDENT BODY

CoeducationalYes
All Undergraduates6,068
   Women2,864 (47.2%)
   Men3,204 (52.8%)
Full-Time Undergraduates6,068
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.2.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
22.4% Asian
13.5% Black/African-American
17.2% Hispanic/Latino
38.4% White
6.3% Unknown
International Students12.2%
Average Age20
All Graduate StudentsNot reported

UNDERGRADUATE RETENTION AND GRADUATION

First-Year Students Returning99.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
90.9%
Students Graduating
Within 5 Years
95.4%
Students Graduating
Within 6 Years
98.0%

AFTER GRADUATION

Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
57%
   Average Starting Salary$51,887 per year
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines PursuedNot reported
1/20
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CLASS OF 2018 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.81 4.27 714 695 704 31
Low 2.39 3.00 470 450 390 18
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 36
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Alice Class of 2009

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