Tool December 2017

Best Values in Colleges

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University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)

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University of Chicago is ranked 19 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Private Colleges and is ranked 44 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 59%
Applicants who took ACT 57%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+84%
600-69915%
600+99%

SAT Math Score

700+87%
600-69912%
600+100%

ACT Score

30-3696%
24-294%
24+100%

Students applied31,484
Students admitted2,499
Admission rate8%

Students per faculty5

4-year graduation rate89%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition$53,292
Fees$2,742
Room and board$15,726
Estimated book expense$1,800
Total cost$73,560

Cost after need-based aid$29,768
Cost after non-need-based aid$73,560

Average debt at graduation$23,852

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$65,500

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met100%
Average need-based aid$43,792
Average non-need-based aid$0

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment5,941

Full-Time

Men3,060
Women2,858

Part-Time

Men9
Women14

Freshmen retained99%

# - 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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