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Kiplinger's Best College Values

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New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (Socorro, NM)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 28%
Applicants who took ACT: 88%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 40%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 11%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 51%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 47%
SAT I Math score 700+: 18%
SAT I Math score 600+: 65%
ACT score 24-29: 50%
ACT score 30-36: 23%
ACT score 24+: 73%
Students applied: 1,628
Students admitted: 398
Admission rate: 24%
Students per faculty: 12
4-year graduation rate: 20%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 1,617
Full-time enrolled men: 1,044
Full-time enrolled women: 379
Part-time enrolled men: 95
Part-time enrolled women: 99
Freshmen retained: 75%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $5,841
Fees (in state): $1,050
Tuition (out of state): $18,991
Fees (out of state): $1,050
Room and board: $7,942
Est. book expense: $1,078
Total cost (in state): $15,911
Total cost (out of state): $29,061
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$10,416
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$9,526
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$23,566
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$22,676
Average debt at graduation: $20,611

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 82%
Average need-based aid: $5,495
Average non-need-based aid: $6,385

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database (© 2016 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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