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Best Values in Colleges

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is ranked 1 in Kiplinger's 2016 list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 10 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 84%
Applicants who took ACT 69%

SAT Verbal Score

700+24%
600-69952%
600+77%

SAT Math Score

700+32%
600-69950%
600+82%

ACT Score

30-3647%
24-2946%
24+93%

Students applied31,332
Students admitted8,929
Admission rate28%

Students per faculty13

4-year graduation rate81%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$6,648
Fees$1,943
Room and board$10,902
Estimated book expense$1,442
Total cost$20,935

Cost after need-based aid$6,144
Cost after non-need-based aid$14,151

Average debt at graduation$18,945

Out of State

Tuition$31,730
Fees$1,943
Room and board$10,902
Estimated book expense$1,442
Total cost$46,017

Cost after need-based aid$31,226
Cost after non-need-based aid$39,233

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$50,400

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met100%
Average need-based aid$14,791
Average non-need-based aid$6,784

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment18,350

Full-Time

Men7,355
Women10,215

Part-Time

Men408
Women372

Freshmen retained97%

# - 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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