Special Report

Hardest Colleges to Get Into

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40. Hamilton College
> Acceptance rate: 24.2%
> SAT scores at 25th & 75th percentiles: 1,360 and 1,510
> Student to faculty ratio: 9:1
> Average net price of attendance: $27,809 per year
> Location: Clinton, New York

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39. Barnard College
> Acceptance rate: 15.4%
> SAT scores at 25th & 75th percentiles: 1,310 and 1,500
> Student to faculty ratio: 9:1
> Average net price of attendance: $26,681 per year
> Location: New York, New York

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38. Webb Institute
> Acceptance rate: 34.9%
> SAT scores at 25th & 75th percentiles: 1,440 and 1,540
> Student to faculty ratio: 9:1
> Average net price of attendance: $20,311 per year
> Location: Glen Cove, New York

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37. Wellesley College
> Acceptance rate: 22.1%
> SAT scores at 25th & 75th percentiles: 1,360 and 1,530
> Student to faculty ratio: 8:1
> Average net price of attendance: $20,826 per year
> Location: Wellesley, Massachusetts

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36. University of Southern California
> Acceptance rate: 16.0%
> SAT scores at 25th & 75th percentiles: 1,300 and 1,500
> Student to faculty ratio: 9:1
> Average net price of attendance: $36,161 per year
> Location: Los Angeles, California