Tool December 2017

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Rhodes College (Memphis, TN)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 25.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 75.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 50.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 19.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 69%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 47.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 24.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 71%
ACT score 24-29: 47.00%
ACT score 30-36: 48.00%
ACT score 24+: 96.00%
Students applied: 4,481
Students admitted: 2,434
Admission rate: 54%
Students per faculty: 10
4-year graduation rate: 77%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 93%
Full-time enrolled men: 883
Full-time enrolled women: 1,101
Part-time enrolled men: 5
Part-time enrolled women: 10
Total enrollment: 1,999

COSTS

Tuition: $46,194
Room and board: $11,358
Est. book expense: $1,125
Fees: $310
Total cost: $58,987
Cost after need-based aid: $27,985
Cost after non-need-based aid: $36,284
Average debt at graduation: $25,859

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 88%
Average need-based aid: $31,002
Average non-need-based aid: $22,703
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
1,136
Average aid package: $37,616
Students receiving need-based aid: 702
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 35%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
88%
% receiving student loans: 49%