Tool December 2017

Best Values in Colleges

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University of California, Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)

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University of California, Los Angeles is ranked 6 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 84 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 81%
Applicants who took ACT 58%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+27%
600-69938%
600+65%

SAT Math Score

700+42%
600-69930%
600+72%

ACT Score

30-3657%
24-2929%
24+86%

Students applied97,121
Students admitted17,474
Admission rate18%

Students per faculty17

4-year graduation rate74%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$11,502
Fees$2,248
Room and board$15,143
Estimated book expense$1,173
Total cost$30,066

Cost after need-based aid$10,489
Cost after non-need-based aid$25,066

Average debt at graduation$21,323

Out of State

Tuition$39,516
Fees$2,248
Room and board$15,143
Estimated book expense$1,173
Total cost$58,080

Cost after need-based aid$38,503
Cost after non-need-based aid$53,080

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$58,700

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met83%
Average need-based aid$19,577
Average non-need-based aid$5,000

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment30,873

Full-Time

Men13,074
Women17,269

Part-Time

Men287
Women243

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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