Rockefeller University

Overview

At a Glance

School type

Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Faculty

78 Faculty Members | 3:1 student faculty ratio

Religious affliation

Not applicable

Mission Statement

The mission of the graduate program at The Rockefeller University, a world-renowned center for research and graduate education in the biosciences, is to provide the highest quality education in science for the benefit of humankind. Founded by John D. Rockefeller Sr. in 1901 as the nation's first institute for medical research, the University has a unique laboratory-based structure that encourages interdisciplinary research, which today plays an increasingly critical role in scientific achievement. The rigorous academic training and research environment enables students to develop creativity and discover their own capabilities.

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cost & financial aid

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Academics

Most Popular Graduate programs

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
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Graduate ProgramsX

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES

Types of Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Doctoral degree
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Admissions

Application Fee

Undergraduate
No information
Graduate
$50
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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
44%
Male Students
56%

Student Ethnicities
  1. Caucasian38.43%
  2. Two Or More Ethnicities35.31%
  3. Asian11.76%
  4. Hispanic/Latino8.63%
  5. Black4.31%
  6. Not Specified0.78%
  7. American Indian/Alaska Native0.39%
  8. Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.39%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled

248

Graduate students

248

Attendance breakdown

Full time
11%
Part time
89%

Student services

  • Meal plan
  • Counseling services
  • Remedial services
  • Work-study
  • Placement services
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening classes
  • On-campus day care for student's children
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