Tool December 2016

Best Values in Colleges

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Barnard College (New York, NY)

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Barnard College is ranked 25 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Liberal Arts Colleges and is ranked 45 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 67%
Applicants who took ACT 47%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+46%
600-69941%
600+86%

SAT Math Score

700+35%
600-69947%
600+82%

ACT Score

30-3664%
24-2934%
24+98%

Students applied6,655
Students admitted1,306
Admission rate20%

Students per faculty10

4-year graduation rate85%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition$48,614
Fees$1,780
Room and board$15,598
Estimated book expense$1,150
Total cost$67,142

Cost after need-based aid$26,481
Cost after non-need-based aid$67,142

Average debt at graduation$20,008

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$56,800

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met100%
Average need-based aid$40,661
Average non-need-based aid$0

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment2,548

Full-Time

Men0
Women2,511

Part-Time

Men1
Women36

Freshmen retained95%

# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.

NA - Not available


SOURCES - Peterson's Undergraduate Database (© 2016 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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