Tool December 2016

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Scripps College (Claremont, CA)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 59.20%
Applicants who took ACT: 53.80%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 50.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 44.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 94.00%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 50.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 35.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 85.00%
ACT score 24-29: 29.00%
ACT score 30-36: 71.00%
ACT score 24+: 100%
Students applied: 2,613
Students admitted: 729
Admission rate: 28%
Students per faculty: 10
4-year graduation rate: 86.1%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 93%
Full-time enrolled men: 0
Full-time enrolled women: 969
Part-time enrolled men: 0
Part-time enrolled women: 4
Total enrollment: 973

COSTS

Tuition: $50,766
Room and board: $15,682
Est. book expense: $800
Fees: $216
Total cost: $67,464
Cost after need-based aid: $31,020
Cost after non-need-based aid: $50,537
Average debt at graduation: $18,692

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 100%
Average need-based aid: $36,444
Average non-need-based aid: $16,927
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
26
Average aid package: $39
Students receiving need-based aid: 380
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 39%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
26%
% receiving student loans: 44%