Duke University

Duke University

Duke University is a private research university, located in Durham, North Carolina. It was founded by Methodists and Quakers in 1838. Duke University boasts of 220 buildings on its campus, which covers an area of 8,611 acres. It consists of West, East and Central campuses.

Duke offers a variety of degrees and programs through its two undergraduate and eight graduate schools. U.S. News & World Report (2009 edition) ranked the university's undergraduate program 8th among national universities, while ranking the medical, law and business schools among the top 11 in the country. The Duke University Library System is one of the 10 largest private university library systems in the United States and the 30th largest of all libraries in the U.S.

Duke's sports teams are known as the Blue Devils. They are members of the NCAA's Division I Atlantic Coast Conference.

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Environmental Studies
Natural Resources Management And Policy
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management
African Studies
East Asian Studies
Area Studies, Other
African-American/Black Studies
Women's Studies
Computer And Information Sciences, Other
Computer Science
International And Comparative Education
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Teacher Education And Professional Development, Specific Levels And Methods, Other
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Foreign Languages And Literatures, General
East Asian Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
Slavic Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
Russian Language And Literature
German Language And Literature
Romance Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
French Language And Literature
Italian Language And Literature
Portuguese Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
Romance Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, Other
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
English Language And Literature, General
English Language And Literature/Letters, Other
Liberal Arts And Sciences/Liberal Studies
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Molecular Biology
Cell/Cellular Biology And Histology
Cell/Cellular Biology And Anatomical Sciences, Other
Microbiology, General
Zoology/Animal Biology
Animal Physiology
Molecular Genetics
Animal Genetics
Genome Sciences/Genomics
Physiology, General
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Oncology And Cancer Biology
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, And Computational Biology, Other
Marine Biology And Biological Oceanography
Evolutionary Biology
Neurobiology And Anatomy
Mathematics, General
Statistics, General
Medieval And Renaissance Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Religion/Religious Studies
Christian Studies
Religious Education
Theology/Theological Studies
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Geological And Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
Physics, General
Psychology, General
Public Policy Analysis, General
Visual And Performing Arts, General
Dance, General
Design And Visual Communications, General
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Fine Arts And Art Studies, Other
Music, General
Visual And Performing Arts, Other
History, General
History, Other
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2015-16, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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