Tool December 2016

Best Values in Colleges

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University of Florida (Gainesville, FL)

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University of Florida is ranked 7 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 53 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 81%
Applicants who took ACT 79%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+16%
600-69948%
600+64%

SAT Math Score

700+20%
600-69951%
600+71%

ACT Score

30-3640%
24-2951%
24+91%

Students applied29,837
Students admitted14,237
Admission rate48%

Students per faculty21

4-year graduation rate66%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$4,477
Fees$1,904
Room and board$9,910
Estimated book expense$1,210
Total cost$17,501

Cost after need-based aid$10,526
Cost after non-need-based aid$15,033

Average debt at graduation$21,028

Out of State

Tuition$25,694
Fees$2,965
Room and board$9,910
Estimated book expense$1,210
Total cost$39,779

Cost after need-based aid$32,804
Cost after non-need-based aid$37,311

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$51,100

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met94%
Average need-based aid$6,975
Average non-need-based aid$2,468

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment35,043

Full-Time

Men13,519
Women17,388

Part-Time

Men2,169
Women1,967

Freshmen retained96%

# - 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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