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Location Northfield, MN
Setting Distant Town
Students 2,097
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $56,778
Tuition (Out of State) $56,778
Room & Board $14,658
Avg Net Price $31,547
Avg Grant Aid $39,778
% Receiving Grant Aid 57%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 19.1%
Avg High School GPA 3.9
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition Very High
ACT Range 31/34
SAT Range 1360/1540
Application Deadline Jan 15, 2022


Graduation Rate 93%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $65,600
Making Student Loan Payments 92%
Median Student Loan Debt $19,500
Median Loan Payment $201
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard