Tool December 2016

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Rhodes College (Memphis, TN)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 50.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 73.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 50.87%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 25.43%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 76.3%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 52.02%
SAT I Math score 700+: 17.34%
SAT I Math score 600+: 69.36%
ACT score 24-29: 47.61%
ACT score 30-36: 48.61%
ACT score 24+: 96.22%
Students applied: 4,666
Students admitted: 2,187
Admission rate: 47%
Students per faculty: 10
4-year graduation rate: 75.9%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 91%
Full-time enrolled men: 885
Full-time enrolled women: 1,147
Part-time enrolled men: 3
Part-time enrolled women: 11
Total enrollment: 2,046

COSTS

Tuition: $44,632
Room and board: $11,068
Est. book expense: $1,125
Fees: $310
Total cost: $57,135
Cost after need-based aid: $29,197
Cost after non-need-based aid: $36,163
Average debt at graduation: $28,008

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 88%
Average need-based aid: $27,938
Average non-need-based aid: $20,972
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
85
Average aid package: $38
Students receiving need-based aid: 787
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 38%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
85%
% receiving student loans: 51%