For Those Keeping Score

Author: Notre Dame Magazine

73% of full-time instructional faculty are tenured or on a tenure track

Of full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty

54% Catholic

27% female

21% U.S. minority

4% international

9 to 1 student-to-teacher ratio, including all instructors of record


The Class of 2021

Total degrees conferred: 3,180

Undergraduate degrees: 2,106

Total graduate and professional degrees conferred: 1,074, including:

Law: 189

MBA and other graduate business degrees: 420

Graduate School doctoral and master’s degrees: 465

Most popular degree: Bachelor of Arts

Most popular major: Finance

Graduating seniors from: 48 U.S. states and 48 countries


Internationally speaking:

In spring 2020, when the COVID shutdown occurred, 480 students were participating in 39 study-abroad programs in 18 countries.

Some 76.2 percent of Notre Dame undergraduates study abroad, as reported in 2018-19.

Most popular study abroad program: London, with about 150 students per semester.


The incoming Class of 2025

Applications received: 23,642

Students admitted: 3,559 (a 15 percent acceptance rate)

Of those admitted, 58.1 percent enrolled.