Best Colleges in Public Affairs

By school types, there are 5 public schools and 6 private schools in the best Public Affairs colleges. Syracuse University ranked first and Indiana University-Bloomington ranked second. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the best colleges in Public Affairs study is $32,909 for state residents and $46,467 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 34.64% and the average SAT score is 1,407.The average number of students is 34,152 and the average student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for the best colleges in Public Affairs study.

2020 Best Colleges in Public Affairs Study Comparison Table

The following table lists the best colleges in Public Affairs programs. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
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RankCollege NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
1Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY
Private, 4 years
$55,088$41,7141,28044.00%22,80383%15 to 1
2Indiana University-Bloomington
Bloomington, IN
Public, 4 years
$37,600$33,3381,25578.00%43,50379%16 to 1
3Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
Private, 4 years
$53,968$50,6541,5155.00%31,56697%7 to 1
4University of Georgia
Athens, GA
Public, 4 years
$31,120$27,4761,33045.00%38,65287%17 to 1
5Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
Private, 4 years
$48,502$56,4701,5156.00%8,37498%5 to 1
6New York University
New York, NY
Private, 4 years
$54,880$36,8921,44016.00%51,84785%9 to 1
7University of California-Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
Public, 4 years
$44,066$29,3471,43016.00%42,50193%20 to 1
8University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
Private, 4 years
$60,275$48,7151,44511.00%47,31092%9 to 1
9Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA
Private, 4 years
$58,485$47,3261,51015.00%14,02990%10 to 1
10University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS
Public, 4 years
$28,034$25,007-93.00%27,69067%17 to 1
11University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Seattle, WA
Public, 4 years
$39,114$30,2941,34552.00%47,40084%19 to 1
Average$46,467$38,8391,40734.64%34,15287%13 to 1