Best Colleges in America 2022
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Overall Score: 71.95

University of Central Florida

Orlando, FL http://www.ucf.edu/

Costs

Est. full price 2022-2023
$23,500
% of students who get any grants
72%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$11,700
Average price for low-income students
$4,470

Admissions

Acceptance rate
45%
Median SAT/ACT score
1260/23
SAT/ACT required?
Yes
Undergraduate enrollment
58,940

Financial Aid

% of students with need who get grants
73%
% of need met
65%
% of students who get merit grants
6%
Average merit grant
$3,490

Student Success

Graduation rate
74%
Average time to a degree
4.5 years
Median student debt
$18,635
Early career earnings
$51,910
% 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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