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Kiplinger's Best College Values

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University of Central Florida (Orlando, FL)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 56%
Applicants who took ACT: 44%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 40%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 7%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 47%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 42%
SAT I Math score 700+: 7%
SAT I Math score 600+: 50%
ACT score 24-29: 65%
ACT score 30-36: 14%
ACT score 24+: 79%
Students applied: 33,226
Students admitted: 16,483
Admission rate: 50%
Students per faculty: 31
4-year graduation rate: 40%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 52,532
Full-time enrolled men: 16,571
Full-time enrolled women: 19,857
Part-time enrolled men: 7,194
Part-time enrolled women: 8,910
Freshmen retained: 88%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $6,368
Fees (in state): NA
Tuition (out of state): $22,467
Fees (out of state): NA
Room and board: $9,554
Est. book expense: $1,146
Total cost (in state): $17,068
Total cost (out of state): $33,167
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$12,115
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$13,609
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$28,214
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$29,708
Average debt at graduation: $23,378

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 57%
Average need-based aid: $4,953
Average non-need-based aid: $3,459

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database. (© 2015 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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