Special Report

50 Best Colleges in America

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30. Middlebury College
> Admission rate for 2018-2019: 16.7% (applicants: 9,227, accepted: 1,542)
> Avg. annual earnings of students 10 years after enrollment: $71,900
> Median debt at graduation: $13,750
> Annual net cost of attendance: $23,367
> Avg. SAT score: 1439 out of 1600
> Location: Middlebury, VT

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29. University of California-Los Angeles
> Admission rate for 2018-2019: 14.0% (applicants: 113,754, accepted: 15,970)
> Avg. annual earnings of students 10 years after enrollment: $73,200
> Median debt at graduation: $15,000
> Annual net cost of attendance: $15,718
> Avg. SAT score: 1423 out of 1600
> Location: Los Angeles, CA

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28. Bates College
> Admission rate for 2018-2019: 17.8% (applicants: 7,685, accepted: 1,367)
> Avg. annual earnings of students 10 years after enrollment: $74,300
> Median debt at graduation: $12,725
> Annual net cost of attendance: $26,669
> Avg. SAT score: Data not available
> Location: Lewiston, ME

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27. Washington University in St Louis
> Admission rate for 2018-2019: 15.0% (applicants: 31,320, accepted: 4,708)
> Avg. annual earnings of students 10 years after enrollment: $87,900
> Median debt at graduation: $16,075
> Annual net cost of attendance: $27,108
> Avg. SAT score: 1506 out of 1600
> Location: Saint Louis, MO

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26. Wellesley College
> Admission rate for 2018-2019: 19.5% (applicants: 6,631, accepted: 1,296)
> Avg. annual earnings of students 10 years after enrollment: $71,800
> Median debt at graduation: $10,600
> Annual net cost of attendance: $19,805
> Avg. SAT score: 1435 out of 1600
> Location: Wellesley, MA

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