Best Colleges in America 2022
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Overall Score: 64.83

Oregon State University

Corvallis, OR http://oregonstate.edu/

Costs

Est. full price 2022-2023
$29,800
% of students who get any grants
56%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$22,600
Average price for low-income students
$15,240

Admissions

Acceptance rate
82%
Median SAT/ACT score
1200/25
SAT/ACT required?
No
Undergraduate enrollment
25,340

Financial Aid

% of students with need who get grants
82%
% of need met
52%
% of students who get merit grants
24%
Average merit grant
$5,350

Student Success

Graduation rate
66%
Average time to a degree
4.5 years
Median student debt
$21,793
Early career earnings
$56,620
% earning more than a high school grad
72%

Notes: Students who get merit grants are full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants. Graduation rate measures degree completion within six years for both transfer students and first-time students. Early career earnings are the median earnings for both graduates and non-completers, 10 years after they first enrolled.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson’s, Money/Witlytic calculations.

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