Vanderbilt University

Vanderbilt University

Vanderbilt University, or VU, is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational, research university in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. It was founded in 1873. The university is organized into four undergraduate and six graduate schools. Together, they enroll over 10,000 students every year. U.S. News & World Report (2009 edition) ranked Vanderbilt 18th among national universities. The university is among the top 25 recipients of federal educational research funds.

Vanderbilt University's intercollegiate athletics teams are nicknamed the Commodores. The university is a charter member of the Southeastern Conference. Some of the notable alumni are Delbert Mann, Academy Award-winning director; Kelsie B. Harder, leading onomastician; and Greg Abbott, Attorney General of Texas.

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American/United States Studies/Civilization
Asian Studies/Civilization
European Studies/Civilization
Latin American Studies
African-American/Black Studies
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, And Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
Women's Studies
Computer Science
Education, General
Curriculum And Instruction
Educational Leadership And Administration, General
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Urban Education And Leadership
International And Comparative Education
Special Education And Teaching, General
Education/Teaching Of Individuals With Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
Counselor Education/School Counseling And Guidance Services
Elementary Education And Teaching
Secondary Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education And Teaching
Teacher Education And Professional Development, Specific Levels And Methods, Other
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Reading Teacher Education
Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Education, Other
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Engineering Science
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Russian Language And Literature
German Language And Literature
Romance Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
French Language And Literature
Portuguese Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
Child Development
Human Development, Family Studies, And Related Services, Other
English Language And Literature, General
Creative Writing
Liberal Arts And Sciences/Liberal Studies
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Molecular Biology
Biochemistry And Molecular Biology
Cell/Cellular And Molecular Biology
Microbiology, General
Human/Medical Genetics
Molecular Physiology
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Oncology And Cancer Biology
Ecology And Evolutionary Biology
Biological And Biomedical Sciences, Other
Mathematics, General
Science, Technology And Society
Ancient Studies/Civilization
Cognitive Science
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Religion/Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Theology/Theological Studies
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Materials Science
Psychology, General
Developmental And Child Psychology
Community Psychology
Clinical Child Psychology
Community Organization And Advocacy
Public Policy Analysis, General
Education Policy Analysis
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Music, General
Music Theory And Composition
Keyboard Instruments
Voice And Opera
Stringed Instruments
Brass Instruments
Woodwind Instruments
Percussion Instruments
Music, Other
History, General
History, Other
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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