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Best Values in Colleges

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Rutgers University — New Brunswick (Piscataway, NJ)


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Rutgers University — New Brunswick is ranked 47 in Kiplinger's 2016 list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 154 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 95%
Applicants who took ACT NA

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+10%
600-69932%
600+42%

SAT Math Score

700+27%
600-69940%
600+67%

ACT Score

30-36NA
24-29NA
24+NA

Students applied31,941
Students admitted19,324
Admission rate60%

Students per faculty11

4-year graduation rate59%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$11,217
Fees$2,914
Room and board$12,054
Estimated book expense$1,350
Total cost$27,535

Cost after need-based aid$16,540
Cost after non-need-based aid$19,259

Average debt at graduation$25,228

Out of State

Tuition$26,607
Fees$2,914
Room and board$12,054
Estimated book expense$1,350
Total cost$42,925

Cost after need-based aid$31,930
Cost after non-need-based aid$34,649

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$54,800

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met52%
Average need-based aid$10,995
Average non-need-based aid$8,276

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment34,544

Full-Time

Men16,238
Women16,173

Part-Time

Men906
Women1,227

Freshmen retained92%

# - 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. (© 2015 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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