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College Deliberately: Tufts University

Tufts University is a large, private not-for-profit, four-year University that emphasizes culture, research and citizenship located in a suburb of Medford, MA. It is known for International Relations and Affairs, Dentistry and Medicine.

Tufts University

place , Medford, MA 02155-5555
phone Phone: (617) 628-5000
web Web: https://www.tufts.edu/
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Accreditation

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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
Tufts University New England Commission of Higher Education Accredited 1929-12-01 2023-12-31
The complete list of accredited programs and locations for Tufts University is available for members.
Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
See About Accreditation for more information, as well as links to the US Department of Education, which should verify the same info. If the institution’s accreditation standing is in doubt, it is listed here as a ‘note’ or ‘review.’

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Student Centeredness

1.6 of 10
The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
14% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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Tufts University is in NCAA Division III with football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 76
Lacrosse Men’s 58
Rowing Women’s 53

The complete list of sports at Tufts University is available for members.

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Tuition for Tufts University is in the 99 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as extraordinarily expensive.
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