Tool December 2017

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Marist College (Poughkeepsie, NY)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 49.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 28.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 33.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 7.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 40.00%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 42.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 5.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 47.00%
ACT score 24-29: 60.00%
ACT score 30-36: 18.00%
ACT score 24+: 78%
Students applied: 11,087
Students admitted: 4,545
Admission rate: 41%
Students per faculty: 16
4-year graduation rate: 75%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 90%
Full-time enrolled men: 2,046
Full-time enrolled women: 2,920
Part-time enrolled men: 284
Part-time enrolled women: 366
Total enrollment: 5,616

COSTS

Tuition: $36,100
Room and board: $15,100
Est. book expense: $1,000
Fees: $680
Total cost: $52,880
Cost after need-based aid: $35,509
Cost after non-need-based aid: $44,440
Average debt at graduation: $39,584

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 62%
Average need-based aid: $17,371
Average non-need-based aid: $8,440
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
1,405
Average aid package: $20,750
Students receiving need-based aid: 2,751
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 49%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
49%
% receiving student loans: 66%