Best Colleges in America 2022
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Overall Score: 64.19

Seattle Pacific University

Seattle, WA http://spu.edu/

Costs

Est. full price 2022-2023
$66,500
% of students who get any grants
95%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$30,000
Average price for low-income students
$20,770

Admissions

Acceptance rate
91%
Median SAT/ACT score
1140/23
SAT/ACT required?
No
Undergraduate enrollment
2,710

Financial Aid

% of students with need who get grants
99%
% of need met
77%
% of students who get merit grants
13%
Average merit grant
$25,730

Student Success

Graduation rate
67%
Average time to a degree
4.3 years
Median student debt
$25,000
Early career earnings
$57,100
% earning more than a high school grad
77%

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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