Tool December 2016

Kiplinger's Best College Values

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Connecticut College (New London, CT)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 24.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 17.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 57.26%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 26.50%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 83.76%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 56.41%
SAT I Math score 700+: 26.50%
SAT I Math score 600+: 82.91%
ACT score 24-29: 46.91%
ACT score 30-36: 51.85%
ACT score 24+: 98.76%
Students applied: 5,182
Students admitted: 2,071
Admission rate: 40%
Students per faculty: 9
4-year graduation rate: 79.1%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 90%
Full-time enrolled men: 694
Full-time enrolled women: 1,163
Part-time enrolled men: 30
Part-time enrolled women: 31
Total enrollment: 1,918

COSTS

Tuition: $50,620
Room and board: $14,060
Est. book expense: $1,000
Fees: $320
Total cost: $66,000
Cost after need-based aid: $30,153
Cost after non-need-based aid: $66,000
Average debt at graduation: $34,098

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 100%
Average need-based aid: $35,847
Average non-need-based aid: $0
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
0
Average aid package: $53
Students receiving need-based aid: 1,008
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 53%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
0%
% receiving student loans: 47%