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Kiplinger's Best College Values

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New College of Florida (Sarasota, FL)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 87%
Applicants who took ACT: 53%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 54%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 30%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 84%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 49%
SAT I Math score 700+: 14%
SAT I Math score 600+: 63%
ACT score 24-29: 61%
ACT score 30-36: 32%
ACT score 24+: 93%
Students applied: 1,570
Students admitted: 940
Admission rate: 60%
Students per faculty: 10
4-year graduation rate: 57%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 834
Full-time enrolled men: 340
Full-time enrolled women: 494
Part-time enrolled men: 0
Part-time enrolled women: 0
Freshmen retained: 80%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $6,916
Fees (in state): NA
Tuition (out of state): $29,944
Fees (out of state): NA
Room and board: $8,932
Est. book expense: $1,200
Total cost (in state): $17,048
Total cost (out of state): $40,076
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$8,567
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$14,755
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$31,595
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$37,783
Average debt at graduation: $17,553

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 83%
Average need-based aid: $8,481
Average non-need-based aid: $2,293

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

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