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Best Values in Colleges

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University of Wisconsin, Madison (Madison, WI)

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University of Wisconsin, Madison is ranked 8 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 22%
Applicants who took ACT 85%

SAT Verbal Score

700+13%
600-69935%
600+48%

SAT Math Score

700+50%
600-69937%
600+87%

ACT Score

30-3635%
24-2960%
24+95%

Students applied29,034
Students admitted15,841
Admission rate55%

Students per faculty17

4-year graduation rate54%
6-year graduation rate83%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$9,273
Fees$1,130
Room and board$8,354
Estimated book expense$1,200
Total cost$19,957

Cost after need-based aid$12,636
Cost after non-need-based aid$16,697

Average debt at graduation$24,700

Out of State

Tuition$25,523
Fees$1,130
Room and board$8,354
Estimated book expense$1,200
Total cost$36,207

Cost after need-based aid$28,886
Cost after non-need-based aid$32,947

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met73%
Average need-based aid$7,321
Average non-need-based aid$3,260

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment30,863

Full-Time

Men13,606
Women14,582

Part-Time

Men1,335
Women1,340

Freshmen retained95%

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database. Copyright © 2013 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.

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