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

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 12%
Applicants who took ACT: 92%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 38%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 25%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 63%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 38%
SAT I Math score 700+: 44%
SAT I Math score 600+: 82%
ACT score 24-29: 55%
ACT score 30-36: 36%
ACT score 24+: 92%
Students applied: 46,165
Students admitted: 20,579
Admission rate: 45%
Students per faculty: 17
4-year graduation rate: 59%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 34,071
Full-time enrolled men: 14,134
Full-time enrolled women: 15,034
Part-time enrolled men: 2,383
Part-time enrolled women: 2,520
Freshmen retained: 93%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $12,546
Fees (in state): $1,596
Tuition (out of state): $22,210
Fees (out of state): $1,596
Room and board: $9,377
Est. book expense: $1,000
Total cost (in state): $24,519
Total cost (out of state): $34,183
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$14,600
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$19,431
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$24,264
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$29,095
Average debt at graduation: $26,006

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 73%
Average need-based aid: $9,919
Average non-need-based aid: $5,088

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

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