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Truman State University (Kirksville, MO)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 4%
Applicants who took ACT: 93%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 33%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 18%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 51%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 33%
SAT I Math score 700+: 16%
SAT I Math score 600+: 49%
ACT score 24-29: 54%
ACT score 30-36: 28%
ACT score 24+: 82%
Students applied: 5,178
Students admitted: 3,505
Admission rate: 68%
Students per faculty: 16
4-year graduation rate: 57%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 6,039
Full-time enrolled men: 2,153
Full-time enrolled women: 3,034
Part-time enrolled men: 352
Part-time enrolled women: 500
Freshmen retained: 87%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $7,352
Fees (in state): $654
Tuition (out of state): $14,136
Fees (out of state): $654
Room and board: $8,630
Est. book expense: $1,000
Total cost (in state): $17,636
Total cost (out of state): $24,420
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$10,000
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$11,824
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$16,784
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$18,608
Average debt at graduation: $24,811

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 84%
Average need-based aid: $7,636
Average non-need-based aid: $5,812

SOURCE: Peterson's Databases (© 2018 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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