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Binghamton University, State University of New York (Binghamton, NY)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 97%
Applicants who took ACT: 44%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 59%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 21%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 79%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 57%
SAT I Math score 700+: 30%
SAT I Math score 600+: 87%
ACT score 24-29: 50%
ACT score 30-36: 47%
ACT score 24+: 97%
Students applied: 32,139
Students admitted: 13,056
Admission rate: 41%
Students per faculty: 19
4-year graduation rate: 71%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 13,632
Full-time enrolled men: 6,770
Full-time enrolled women: 6,415
Part-time enrolled men: 249
Part-time enrolled women: 198
Freshmen retained: 92%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $6,670
Fees (in state): $2,853
Tuition (out of state): $21,550
Fees (out of state): $2,853
Room and board: $14,577
Est. book expense: $1,000
Total cost (in state): $25,100
Total cost (out of state): $39,980
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$16,433
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$17,850
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$31,313
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$32,730
Average debt at graduation: $25,718

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 72%
Average need-based aid: $8,667
Average non-need-based aid: $7,250

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

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