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Kiplinger's Best College Values

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College of New Jersey (Ewing, NJ)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 84%
Applicants who took ACT: 26%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 41%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 9%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 50%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 50%
SAT I Math score 700+: 14%
SAT I Math score 600+: 64%
ACT score 24-29: 63%
ACT score 30-36: 27%
ACT score 24+: 90%
Students applied: 11,290
Students admitted: 5,495
Admission rate: 49%
Students per faculty: 13
4-year graduation rate: 72%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 6,758
Full-time enrolled men: 2,655
Full-time enrolled women: 3,831
Part-time enrolled men: 92
Part-time enrolled women: 180
Freshmen retained: 95%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $11,124
Fees (in state): $4,670
Tuition (out of state): $22,301
Fees (out of state): $4,670
Room and board: $12,881
Est. book expense: $1,200
Total cost (in state): $29,875
Total cost (out of state): $41,052
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$18,239
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$24,719
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$29,416
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$35,896
Average debt at graduation: $36,994

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 46%
Average need-based aid: $11,636
Average non-need-based aid: $5,156

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

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