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50 Best Colleges in America

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50. Wesleyan University
> Admission rate for 2018-2019: 17.5% (applicants: 12,706, accepted: 2,218)
> Avg. annual earnings of students 10 years after enrollment: $63,400
> Median debt at graduation: $17,231
> Annual net cost of attendance: $21,853
> Avg. SAT score: Data not available
> Location: Middletown, CT

49. Scripps College
> Admission rate for 2018-2019: 24.2% (applicants: 3,160, accepted: 766)
> Avg. annual earnings of students 10 years after enrollment: $61,800
> Median debt at graduation: $13,900
> Annual net cost of attendance: $39,702
> Avg. SAT score: 1409 out of 1600
> Location: Claremont, CA

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48. Babson College
> Admission rate for 2018-2019: 24.4% (applicants: 6,383, accepted: 1,558)
> Avg. annual earnings of students 10 years after enrollment: $113,300
> Median debt at graduation: $23,250
> Annual net cost of attendance: $28,325
> Avg. SAT score: 1367 out of 1600
> Location: Wellesley, MA

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47. Colgate University
> Admission rate for 2018-2019: 24.9% (applicants: 9,716, accepted: 2,422)
> Avg. annual earnings of students 10 years after enrollment: $81,100
> Median debt at graduation: $16,125
> Annual net cost of attendance: $23,503
> Avg. SAT score: 1443 out of 1600
> Location: Hamilton, NY

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46. Colby College
> Admission rate for 2018-2019: 13.1% (applicants: 12,313, accepted: 1,608)
> Avg. annual earnings of students 10 years after enrollment: $71,000
> Median debt at graduation: $19,450
> Annual net cost of attendance: $19,592
> Avg. SAT score: 1437 out of 1600
> Location: Waterville, ME

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