Stanford University

Private 4 Years (or High) school in Stanford, California

  • Stanford University offers 217 degree programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate programs. Of that, 11 programs can be conferred by distance learning.

    Offered Degrees
    CertificateASBS MasterDoctoratePost-Graduate
    Offered Degree
    Online Program
  • For Stanford University, the Computer Science program has the highest earning ($126,400) after completing and the Economics program is reported as the second highest earning after graduation with $80,900.

    Best Programs
    Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
    Computer Science$126,400
    Economics$80,900
    Mechanical Engineering$78,200
    Science, Technology and Society$75,900
    Engineering (other)$63,100
  • At Stanford University, the Business Administration and Management program is the most popular program where 423 students have completed their degree/programs last year. The second popular program is the Computer Science with 319 completers.

    Popular Programs
    ProgramNumber of CompletersEarning after Graduation
    Business Administration and Management423$150,100
    Computer Science319$126,400
    Law193-
    Human Biology131$36,200
    Engineering (other)120$63,100
  • At Stanford University, total 5,137 students have completed their degree programs in 2019. By degree, 1,697 students earned Bachelor's degree, 2,436 students earned Master's degree, and 1,001 students earned Doctorate degree.

    Completers by Degree
    BSMasterDoctorPost-Grad
    Total1,6972,4361,0013
    Men8861,4986081
    Woen8119383932

Major Programs by Degrees

Stanford University provides a variety of major programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate degree programs. Of that, 11 programs can be conferred by distance learning. By degree type, there are 59 bachelor's programs and 86 master's programs. In addition, 66 programs are provided for doctorate degrees. Next table summarizes the number of programs for each degree type.
CertificateAssociate'sBachelor's Master'sDoctorate Post-Graduate
Online Programs000 1100
Overall Programs0059 86666

Best Major Programs

Stanford University has been ranked in the best colleges in several study areas announced by well-known organization such as U.S. News Education, Forbes, and Times Higher Education. Next table lists the best programs at Stanford University.
Bachelor Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Computer Science$126,400
Economics$80,900
Mechanical Engineering$78,200
Science, Technology and Society$75,900
Engineering (other)$63,100
International Relations and Affairs$57,100
Psychology$41,300
Human Biology$36,200
Biology/Biological Sciences$35,900
English Language and Literature$24,200
Master Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Computer Science$153,400
Business Administration and Management$150,100
Doctoral Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Electrical and Electronics Engineering$139,100

Popular Major Programs

Next table shows the popular programs at Stanford University by offered degrees with number of completers in 2019.
Program NameCompletersEarning after Graduation
Computer Science319$126,400
Human Biology131$36,200
Engineering (other)120$63,100
Mechanical Engineering75$78,200
Economics69$80,900
Program NameCompletersEarning after Graduation
Business Administration and Management423$150,100
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)104-
Education99$62,000
Advanced Legal Research/Studies85-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering58$87,600
Program NameCompletersEarning after Graduation
Law193-
Medicine82-

Major Programs By Offered Degree

Stanford University provides 217 programs including 11 online programs. Next tables shows all areas of study and its major programs by offered degrees and online degree availabilities at Stanford University.

Legend: - program not offered, - online degree available

Natural Resources And Conservation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History

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