DUKEUNIVERSITYBy Floyd Ivy
Duke University Duke University was founded by James Buchanan Duke. The    university is located in Durham N.C. It was fo...
Founder   Before he founded the university, James B. Duke owned a tobacco company.    He supplied about 40% of the Americ...
Blue Devils   The Duke Blue Devils have won 12 NCAA Championships. The name comes    from “les Diables Bleus” meaning Blu...
Tuition/Admission   The average tuition per year at Duke is usually around $59340.The    estimated cost of attendance is ...
What I learned They have a very high tuition The founder was a tobacco maker The Blue Devils always come in the top 20...
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  1. 1. DUKEUNIVERSITYBy Floyd Ivy
  2. 2. Duke University Duke University was founded by James Buchanan Duke. The university is located in Durham N.C. It was founded in 1838. The average tuition to enroll into the university is $33,963. Also the average graduate rate is 94%.
  3. 3. Founder Before he founded the university, James B. Duke owned a tobacco company. He supplied about 40% of the American cigarettes. He had one of the biggest monopolies in America. Before he died, he left his trust funds to Trinity College. In honor of his legacy, they renamed the college Duke University.
  4. 4. Blue Devils The Duke Blue Devils have won 12 NCAA Championships. The name comes from “les Diables Bleus” meaning Blue Devils in French. Duke’s sport teams have the longest championships in sports. In the top 5 years, Duke has always come in the top 20 in the NACDA directors cup.
  5. 5. Tuition/Admission The average tuition per year at Duke is usually around $59340.The estimated cost of attendance is our best approximation of what each student at Duke will need to cover basic expenses. A standard student budget is assigned to every enrolled student. Transportation costs are dependent upon the students home address. .
  6. 6. What I learned They have a very high tuition The founder was a tobacco maker The Blue Devils always come in the top 20 References: Wikipedia, duketuition.com, Google

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