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Overall Score: 66.3

University of Nebraska at Kearney

Kearney, NE http://www.unk.edu/

Costs

Est. full price 2022-2023
$24,800
% of students who get any grants
82%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$17,500
Average price for low-income students
$14,090

Admissions

Acceptance rate
88%
Median SAT/ACT score
1080/18
SAT/ACT required?
No
Undergraduate enrollment
4,290

Financial Aid

% of students with need who get grants
89%
% of need met
65%
% of students who get merit grants
17%
Average merit grant
$5,770

Student Success

Graduation rate
57%
Average time to a degree
4.5 years
Median student debt
$19,250
Early career earnings
$46,050
% earning more than a high school grad
70%

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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