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Johns Hopkins Profile - SAT Scores, Costs and Admissions Data


Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University

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Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University

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Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University

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Johns Hopkins Description:

Johns Hopkins has multiple campuses in the Baltimore area, but the majority of undergraduate programs are housed in the attractive red-brick Homewood Campus in the northern part of the city. Johns Hopkins is best-known for its professional programs in the health sciences, international relations and engineering. However, prospective students shouldn't underestimate the quality of the liberal arts and sciences. With a multi-billion dollar endowment and 10:1 student / faculty ratio, a teaching and research powerhouse. These strengths have earned Hopkins a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa and membership in the AAU. On the athletic front, the Johns Hopkins Blue Jays compete in the NCAA Division III Centennial Conference. The university fields twelve men's and ten women's varsity sports.

Admissions Data (2013):

Enrollment (2012):

  • Total Enrollment: 20,871 (6,023 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 50% Male / 50% Female
  • 97% Full-time

Costs (2013 - 14):

  • Tuition and Fees: $45,470
  • Books: $1,200
  • Room and Board: $13,832
  • Other Expenses: $1,000
  • Total Cost: $61,502

Johns Hopkins Financial Aid (2012 - 13):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 61%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 48%
    • Loans: 37%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $37,652
    • Loans: $6,228

Scholarships for JHU (powered by Cappex.com)

Most Popular Majors:

Biomedical Engineering, Cellular Biology, Chemical Engineering, Creative Writing, Economics, International Relations, Music, Neuroscience, Nursing, Political Science, Public Health, Psychology

Graduation and Retention Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 97%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 87%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 93%

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

Johns Hopkins and the Common Application

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Johns Hopkins Mission Statement:

mission statement from http://webapps.jhu.edu/jhuniverse/information_about_hopkins/about_jhu/mission_statement/index.cfm

The mission of The Johns Hopkins University is to educate its students and cultivate their capacity for life-long learning, to foster independent and original research, and to bring the benefits of discovery to the world.

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