Tool December 2016

Best Values in Colleges

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University of California, Davis (Davis, CA)


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University of California, Davis is ranked 30 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 218 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 67%
Applicants who took ACT 33%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+10%
600-69931%
600+41%

SAT Math Score

700+29%
600-69936%
600+65%

ACT Score

30-3633%
24-2948%
24+81%

Students applied64,510
Students admitted24,614
Admission rate38%

Students per faculty19

4-year graduation rate58%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$11,220
Fees$2,826
Room and board$14,838
Estimated book expense$1,601
Total cost$30,485

Cost after need-based aid$12,894
Cost after non-need-based aid$24,335

Average debt at graduation$19,588

Out of State

Tuition$37,902
Fees$2,826
Room and board$14,838
Estimated book expense$1,601
Total cost$57,167

Cost after need-based aid$39,576
Cost after non-need-based aid$51,017

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$56,400

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met78%
Average need-based aid$17,591
Average non-need-based aid$6,150

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment28,384

Full-Time

Men11,456
Women16,510

Part-Time

Men202
Women216

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

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