Tool December 2017

Best Values in Colleges

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Christopher Newport University (Newport News, VA)

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Christopher Newport University is ranked 82 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 229 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 72%
Applicants who took ACT 35%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+6%
600-69937%
600+43%

SAT Math Score

700+4%
600-69934%
600+38%

ACT Score

30-3613%
24-2961%
24+74%

Students applied7,532
Students admitted4,682
Admission rate62%

Students per faculty15

4-year graduation rate63%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$8,236
Fees$5,418
Room and board$11,224
Estimated book expense$1,244
Total cost$26,122

Cost after need-based aid$19,391
Cost after non-need-based aid$23,662

Average debt at graduation$30,451

Out of State

Tuition$20,032
Fees$5,818
Room and board$11,224
Estimated book expense$1,244
Total cost$38,318

Cost after need-based aid$31,587
Cost after non-need-based aid$35,858

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$43,600

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met69%
Average need-based aid$6,731
Average non-need-based aid$2,460

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment4,930

Full-Time

Men2,100
Women2,756

Part-Time

Men44
Women30

Freshmen retained86%

# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.

NA - Not available


SOURCES - Peterson's Databases (© 2018 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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