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Kiplinger's Best College Values

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University of Missouri (Columbia, MO)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 8%
Applicants who took ACT: 95%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 33%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 12%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 44%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 37%
SAT I Math score 700+: 13%
SAT I Math score 600+: 49%
ACT score 24-29: 55%
ACT score 30-36: 17%
ACT score 24+: 72%
Students applied: 21,163
Students admitted: 16,437
Admission rate: 78%
Students per faculty: 20
4-year graduation rate: 46%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 27,654
Full-time enrolled men: 12,344
Full-time enrolled women: 13,515
Part-time enrolled men: 925
Part-time enrolled women: 870
Freshmen retained: 86%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $8,286
Fees (in state): $1,223
Tuition (out of state): $23,943
Fees (out of state): $1,223
Room and board: $9,808
Est. book expense: $1,124
Total cost (in state): $20,441
Total cost (out of state): $36,098
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$11,658
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$15,376
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$27,315
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$31,033
Average debt at graduation: $25,321

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 76%
Average need-based aid: $8,783
Average non-need-based aid: $5,065

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

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