Special Report

Most Affordable Colleges With Best Outcomes in Every State

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Hawaii: University of Hawaii at Manoa
> City: Honolulu
> Admission rate: 58.5%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 12,609
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $23,948
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 89.6%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $35,700

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Idaho: Lewis-Clark State College
> City: Lewiston
> Admission rate: 99.8%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 2,787
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $15,993
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 88.5%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $30,800

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Illinois: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
> City: Champaign
> Admission rate: 59.0%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 32,974
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $30,082
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 94.5%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $47,100

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Indiana: Purdue University-Main Campus
> City: West Lafayette
> Admission rate: 59.8%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 33,495
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $22,430
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 94.6%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $44,800

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Iowa: Iowa State University
> City: Ames
> Admission rate: 92.1%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 29,248
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $20,476
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 95.9%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $41,200