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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: 94%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 31%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 9%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 40%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 35%
SAT I Math score 700+: 9%
SAT I Math score 600+: 45%
ACT score 24-29: 54%
ACT score 30-36: 19%
ACT score 24+: 72%
Students applied: 21,988
Students admitted: 17,180
Admission rate: 78%
Students per faculty: 20
4-year graduation rate: 46%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 27,812
Full-time enrolled men: 12,433
Full-time enrolled women: 13,594
Part-time enrolled men: 955
Part-time enrolled women: 830
Freshmen retained: 87%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $8,286
Fees (in state): $1,232
Tuition (out of state): $24,660
Fees (out of state): $1,232
Room and board: $10,298
Est. book expense: $1,344
Total cost (in state): $21,160
Total cost (out of state): $37,534
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$11,700
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$15,629
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$28,074
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$32,003
Average debt at graduation: $26,060

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 76%
Average need-based aid: $9,460
Average non-need-based aid: $5,531

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

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