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Kiplinger's Best College Values

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University of Georgia (Athens, GA)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 74%
Applicants who took ACT: 72%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 47%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 15%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 62%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 49%
SAT I Math score 700+: 17%
SAT I Math score 600+: 66%
ACT score 24-29: 51%
ACT score 30-36: 42%
ACT score 24+: 93%
Students applied: 22,694
Students admitted: 12,232
Admission rate: 54%
Students per faculty: 18
4-year graduation rate: 63%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 27,951
Full-time enrolled men: 11,244
Full-time enrolled women: 15,084
Part-time enrolled men: 823
Part-time enrolled women: 800
Freshmen retained: 95%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $9,552
Fees (in state): $2,266
Tuition (out of state): $28,126
Fees (out of state): $2,266
Room and board: $10,060
Est. book expense: $986
Total cost (in state): $22,864
Total cost (out of state): $41,438
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$13,748
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$20,446
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$32,322
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$39,020
Average debt at graduation: $21,730

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 71%
Average need-based aid: $9,116
Average non-need-based aid: $2,418

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database (© 2017 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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