Tool December 2017

Best Values in Colleges

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Sewanee: The University of the South (Sewanee, TN)


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Sewanee: The University of the South is ranked 41 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Liberal Arts Colleges and is ranked 78 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 29%
Applicants who took ACT 50%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+16%
600-69956%
600+72%

SAT Math Score

700+16%
600-69946%
600+62%

ACT Score

30-3636%
24-2959%
24+95%

Students applied4,423
Students admitted1,930
Admission rate44%

Students per faculty10

4-year graduation rate79%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition$44,848
Fees$272
Room and board$12,880
Estimated book expense$1,200
Total cost$59,200

Cost after need-based aid$31,859
Cost after non-need-based aid$46,925

Average debt at graduation$24,431

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$40,600

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met93%
Average need-based aid$27,341
Average non-need-based aid$12,275

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment1,731

Full-Time

Men814
Women904

Part-Time

Men6
Women7

Freshmen retained88%

# - 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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