Tool December 2017

Kiplinger's Best College Values

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Connecticut College (New London, CT)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 21.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 18.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 55.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 26.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 81.00%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 58.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 29.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 87.00%
ACT score 24-29: 45.00%
ACT score 30-36: 54.00%
ACT score 24+: 99%
Students applied: 5,879
Students admitted: 2,065
Admission rate: 35%
Students per faculty: 9
4-year graduation rate: 81%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 89%
Full-time enrolled men: 673
Full-time enrolled women: 1,146
Part-time enrolled men: 22
Part-time enrolled women: 24
Total enrollment: 1,865

COSTS

Tuition: $52,530
Room and board: $14,590
Est. book expense: $1,000
Fees: $320
Total cost: $68,440
Cost after need-based aid: $30,695
Cost after non-need-based aid: $68,440
Average debt at graduation: $27,514

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 100%
Average need-based aid: $37,745
Average non-need-based aid: $0
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
0
Average aid package: $40,891
Students receiving need-based aid: 1,036
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 56%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
0%
% receiving student loans: 49%