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University of North Georgia (Dahlonega, GA)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 54%
Applicants who took ACT: 47%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 24%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 4%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 28%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 20%
SAT I Math score 700+: 2%
SAT I Math score 600+: 22%
ACT score 24-29: 53%
ACT score 30-36: 5%
ACT score 24+: 58%
Students applied: 5,634
Students admitted: 3,736
Admission rate: 66%
Students per faculty: 21
4-year graduation rate: 28%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 17,704
Full-time enrolled men: 5,650
Full-time enrolled women: 6,917
Part-time enrolled men: 2,208
Part-time enrolled women: 2,929
Freshmen retained: 79%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $5,460
Fees (in state): $1,876
Tuition (out of state): $19,272
Fees (out of state): $1,876
Room and board: $10,440
Est. book expense: $1,390
Total cost (in state): $19,166
Total cost (out of state): $32,978
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$16,305
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$15,494
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$30,117
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$29,306
Average debt at graduation: $10,062

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 62%
Average need-based aid: $2,861
Average non-need-based aid: $3,672

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

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