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University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus (Minneapolis, MN)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 14%
Applicants who took ACT: 91%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 38%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 24%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 62%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 36%
SAT I Math score 700+: 46%
SAT I Math score 600+: 82%
ACT score 24-29: 57%
ACT score 30-36: 34%
ACT score 24+: 90%
Students applied: 44,761
Students admitted: 20,300
Admission rate: 45%
Students per faculty: 17
4-year graduation rate: 59%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 34,351
Full-time enrolled men: 14,125
Full-time enrolled women: 14,779
Part-time enrolled men: 2,609
Part-time enrolled women: 2,838
Freshmen retained: 92%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $12,240
Fees (in state): $1,550
Tuition (out of state): $20,660
Fees (out of state): $1,550
Room and board: $9,314
Est. book expense: $1,000
Total cost (in state): $24,104
Total cost (out of state): $32,524
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$14,716
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$19,112
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$23,136
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$27,532
Average debt at graduation: $26,796

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 72%
Average need-based aid: $9,388
Average non-need-based aid: $4,992

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

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