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Best Values in Colleges

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California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, CA)

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California Institute of Technology is ranked 9 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Private Colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 90%
Applicants who took ACT 47%

SAT Verbal Score

700+83%
600-69917%
600+100%

SAT Math Score

700+99%
600-6991%
600+100%

ACT Score

30-3699%
24-291%
24+100%

Students applied5,537
Students admitted651
Admission rate12%

Students per faculty3

4-year graduation rate79%
5-year graduation rate90%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition$39,990
Fees$1,548
Room and board$12,507
Estimated book expense$1,323
Total cost$55,368

Cost after need-based aid$20,537
Cost after non-need-based aid$55,368

Average debt at graduation$15,090

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met100%
Average need-based aid$34,831
Average non-need-based aid$0

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment997

Full-Time

Men615
Women382

Part-Time

Men0
Women0

Freshmen retained96%

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

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