Tool December 2017

Best Values in Colleges

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Elon University (Elon, NC)

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Elon University is ranked 40 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Private Colleges and is ranked 132 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 63%
Applicants who took ACT 54%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+8%
600-69941%
600+49%

SAT Math Score

700+7%
600-69947%
600+54%

ACT Score

30-3623%
24-2965%
24+88%

Students applied10,098
Students admitted6,103
Admission rate60%

Students per faculty12

4-year graduation rate77%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition$33,829
Fees$444
Room and board$11,869
Estimated book expense$900
Total cost$47,042

Cost after need-based aid$31,990
Cost after non-need-based aid$39,661

Average debt at graduation$30,170

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$49,000

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met61%
Average need-based aid$15,052
Average non-need-based aid$7,381

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment6,008

Full-Time

Men2,390
Women3,449

Part-Time

Men73
Women96

Freshmen retained91%

# - 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 Undergraduate Database (© 2017 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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