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Cornell University Student Demographics & Graduation Rate Information

Ithaca, NY

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
15,043
Women
8,104 (53.9%)
Men
6,939 (46.1%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
15,043
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
22.2% Asian
7.4% Black/African-American
15.5% Hispanic/Latino
5.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
39.9% White
9.0% Unknown
International Students.
10.3%
Average Age
All Graduate Students
8,984

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
97.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
86.9%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
92.8%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
95.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
65%
Average Starting Salary
65%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Business 1.3%
Engineering 7.1%
Law 7.9%
Medicine 6.7%
Veterinary Medicine 2.1%
Education 0.8%
Other 7.1%

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