Tool December 2017

Best Values in Colleges

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Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)

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Georgia Institute of Technology is ranked 17 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 107 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 72%
Applicants who took ACT 67%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+45%
600-69945%
600+90%

SAT Math Score

700+66%
600-69929%
600+96%

ACT Score

30-3683%
24-2916%
24+98%

Students applied30,528
Students admitted7,868
Admission rate26%

Students per faculty20

4-year graduation rate41%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$10,008
Fees$2,410
Room and board$11,492
Estimated book expense$800
Total cost$24,710

Cost after need-based aid$13,640
Cost after non-need-based aid$13,435

Average debt at graduation$32,169

Out of State

Tuition$30,604
Fees$2,410
Room and board$11,492
Estimated book expense$800
Total cost$45,306

Cost after need-based aid$34,236
Cost after non-need-based aid$34,031

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$75,800

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met52%
Average need-based aid$11,070
Average non-need-based aid$11,275

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment15,489

Full-Time

Men8,670
Women5,145

Part-Time

Men1,157
Women517

Freshmen retained97%

# - 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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