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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: 58%
Applicants who took ACT: 43%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 36%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 8%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 44%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 41%
SAT I Math score 700+: 9%
SAT I Math score 600+: 49%
ACT score 24-29: 63%
ACT score 30-36: 16%
ACT score 24+: 79%
Students applied: 35,572
Students admitted: 17,279
Admission rate: 49%
Students per faculty: 30
4-year graduation rate: 41%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 54,513
Full-time enrolled men: 17,074
Full-time enrolled women: 20,522
Part-time enrolled men: 7,651
Part-time enrolled women: 9,266
Freshmen retained: 89%

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: $1,152
Total cost (in state): $17,074
Total cost (out of state): $33,173
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$11,817
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$13,320
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$27,916
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$29,419
Average debt at graduation: $21,824

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 57%
Average need-based aid: $5,257
Average non-need-based aid: $3,754

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

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