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Yale University is a private Ivy League research university in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in Saybrook Colony as the Collegiate School, the University is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.
Yale University comprises three major academic components: Yale College (the undergraduate program), the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and the professional schools. In addition, Yale encompasses a wide array of centers and programs, libraries, museums, and administrative support offices. Approximately 11,250 students attend Yale.
Key Highlights :
Undergraduate students - 5,379
Graduate and professional students- 6,501
International students - 2,135
Faculty - 4,140
Staff - 9,323
International scholars - 2,327
Alumni - 168,987 (as of April 2012)
Library holdings - 15 million volumes
Varsity athletic teams - 35
Total number of buildings - 440
A two-year program, featuring a distinctive integrated curriculum, Yale-authored "raw" cases, and international study, as well as close engagement in the intellectual life of Yale University.
A one-year program for graduates of business schools that are members of the Global Network for Advanced Management. Students take a slate of advanced elective courses at Yale SOM and throughout Yale.
Combine a Yale MBA with a degree from another Yale graduate program. Options include law, medicine, engineering, global affairs, and environmental management, among others.
While continuing to work, students gain fundamental expertise, with a focus on challenges and opportunities in asset management, healthcare, and sustainability.
Yale students get an excellent engineering preparation, and graduate with several additional dimensions. Unlike at those at tech schools, our students take their non-engineering subjects in classes taught by renowned faculty and together with liberal arts majors whose focus is on social, political, economic, and other humanities areas.
Advanced research and scholarly training in accounting, financial economics, marketing, operations, and organizations and management.
The Yale University School of Medicine seeks to provide an education in the scholarly and humane aspects of medicine and to foster the development of leaders who will advance medical practice and knowledge.
MD : The Yale School of Medicine confers the Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree in a traditional four-year program or in five years for students who choose an optional, tuition-free fifth year.
MD/PhD : The School of Medicine and the Graduate School offer a program leading to the combined degrees of Doctor of Medicine (MD) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).
MD/MHS : The School of Medicine offers a Master of Health Science (MHS) degree that can be obtained in conjunction with the MD by Yale medical students. Students may elect to pursue the joint MD/MHS program while they are in the MD program, and no tuition will be charged for the additional year that the MD/MHS program requires.
With 20% of the student body coming from abroad, Yale University offers a diverse and exciting global environment in which to study. Yale’s history of including international students is a long one, starting back in the 1800s. Today, Yale welcomes the largest international community in its history, with a current enrollment of 2,477 international students from 117 countries.
International students follow essentially the same procedure and use the same application forms as all other students applying to Yale and review every application by university.
Academic Ability : your academic drive and performance over time and look for who have consistently taken a broad range of challenging courses in high school and done well.Obviously it is important to ask for recommendations from teachers who know you well.
No Score Cutoffs : There are no score cutoffs for standardized tests, and successful candidates present a wide range of test results. During the most recent year, test score ranges :
TOEFL/IELTS/PTE : Students at Yale must be able to express themselves fluently in spoken and written American English. If you are not a native English speaker and you haven’t received at least two years of secondary education in an English-medium curriculum, Yale strongly recommends that you take any one of the following tests for non-native English speakers.
TOEFL : The following minimum scores are required :
100 on the internet-based TOEFL
600 on the paper-based TOEFL
250 on the computer-based TOEFL
IELTS : You may submit the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) test in lieu of the TOEFL. The minimum acceptable score is 7.
Pearson Test of English (PTE) : You may submit the Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic in lieu of the TOEFL or IELTS. The minimum acceptable score is 70.
Yale's central campus in downtown New Haven covers 260 acres (1.1 km2) and comprises its main, historic campus and a medical campus adjacent to the Yale-New Haven Hospital. In western New Haven, the university holds 500 acres (2.0 km2) of athletic facilities, including the Yale Golf Course.
Housing : As a graduate student, you can choose to live on campus in Yale-owned graduate dormitories or graduate apartments. On-campus housing is limited in supply and not guaranteed.
Off-campus student housing here is relatively affordable, close to campus and generally less expensive than peer university cities.
Dining : There is so much for you to do and enjoy in the lively city of New Haven - arts, entertainment, nightlife, dining, shopping, or recreation.
Campus Safety : Several campus safety strategies have been pioneered at Yale. The first campus police force was founded at Yale in 1894, when the university contracted city police officers to exclusively cover the campus.
Athletic : Yale supports 35 varsity athletic teams that compete in the Ivy League Conference, the Eastern College Athletic Conference, the New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association. Yale athletic teams compete intercollegiately at the NCAA Division I level.