Special Report

Most Affordable Colleges With Best Outcomes in Every State

Colorado: Colorado School of Mines
> City: Golden
> Admission rate: 53.1%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 4,906
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $33,038
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 94.5%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $69,200

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Connecticut: University of Connecticut-Stamford
> City: Stamford
> Admission rate: 91.3%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 1,858
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $21,620
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 94.6%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $46,400

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Delaware: University of Delaware
> City: Newark
> Admission rate: 71.4%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 19,060
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $25,584
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 96.2%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $46,700

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Florida: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide
> City: Daytona Beach
> Admission rate: 62.0%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 10,254
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $22,944
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 93.9%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $47,900

Source: Georgia Tech

Georgia: Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
> City: Atlanta
> Admission rate: 20.6%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 15,201
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $28,501
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 95.0%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $65,500