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Best Values in Colleges

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Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME)

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Bowdoin College is ranked 6 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Liberal Arts Colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 65%
Applicants who took ACT 30%

SAT Verbal Score

700+64%
600-69931%
600+95%

SAT Math Score

700+62%
600-69934%
600+96%

ACT Score

30-3685%
24-2915%
24+100%

Students applied6,716
Students admitted1,060
Admission rate16%

Students per faculty9

4-year graduation rate91%
5-year graduation rate95%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition$45,004
Fees$442
Room and board$12,388
Estimated book expense$816
Total cost$58,650

Cost after need-based aid$22,158
Cost after non-need-based aid$57,650

Average debt at graduation$22,755

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met100%
Average need-based aid$36,492
Average non-need-based aid$1,000

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment1,839

Full-Time

Men920
Women911

Part-Time

Men3
Women5

Freshmen retained97%

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database. Copyright © 2013 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.

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