Tool December 2016

Kiplinger's Best College Values

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Brigham Young University (Provo, UT)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 27.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 95.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 44.83%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 20.54%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 65.37%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 48.50%
SAT I Math score 700+: 20.84%
SAT I Math score 600+: 69.34%
ACT score 24-29: 51.71%
ACT score 30-36: 41.08%
ACT score 24+: 92.79%
Students applied: 13,376
Students admitted: 6,427
Admission rate: 48%
Students per faculty: 20
4-year graduation rate: 30.7%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 86%
Full-time enrolled men: 14,359
Full-time enrolled women: 12,980
Part-time enrolled men: 1,506
Part-time enrolled women: 1,376
Total enrollment: 30,221

COSTS

Tuition: $10,600
Room and board: $7,448
Est. book expense: $812
Fees: $0
Total cost: $18,860#
Cost after need-based aid: $13,792
Cost after non-need-based aid: $14,747
Average debt at graduation: $15,720

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 34%
Average need-based aid: $5,068
Average non-need-based aid: $4,113
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
5,830
Average aid package: $7,392
Students receiving need-based aid: 11,415
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 38%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
31%
% receiving student loans: 27%