Vanderbilt University

Academic Highlights

  • Vanderbilt has four undergraduate schools: College of Arts and Science, Blair School of Music, School of Engineering, and Peabody College of Education and Human Development.

  • Each undergraduate school offers programs through which students can earn combined baccalaureate/master’s degrees in five years.

  • The student-to-faculty ratio is 8:1 and 91% of classes have fewer than 50 students.

  • Over 50% of undergraduates participate in research.

  • About 70% of students complete an internship while at Vanderbilt. 

  • The Wond'ry, a new center for innovation and entrepreneurship, opened in 2016. 

  • Students take advantage of 120 study abroad programs in more than 35 countries on six continents.