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New Freshman Characteristics: Fall 2008-2012 ACT Composite - Mean

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Campus: Twin Cities

College 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Valid Mean Valid Mean Valid Mean Valid Mean Valid Mean
Carlson School of Management 381 28.8 484 28.8 453 29.0 433 29.1 485 29.2
Col of Educ/Human Development 377 22.0 437 22.6 428 23.1 416 23.0 424 23.6
Col of Food, Agr & Nat Res Sci 294 25.1 275 25.4 301 26.0 310 26.1 284 26.1
College of Biological Sciences 323 29.2 355 29.3 391 30.0 394 30.2 425 30.2
College of Design 104 25.2 209 26.6 206 27.2 192 27.4 205 26.8
College of Liberal Arts 2,519 25.4 2,397 25.7 2,331 26.2 2,353 26.7 2,353 26.8
College of Sci and Engineering 712 28.9 766 29.6 835 30.1 784 30.4 874 30.6
Total 4,710 26.2 4,923 26.6 4,945 27.2 4,882 27.5 5,050 27.7

Notes & Data Sources:

The graphs contain the trend data for various ranges of ACT Composite scores. For example, the top left graph represents the percentage of students with ACT Composite scores between 30-36. The final two graphs represent the Mean and Median ACT Composite scores.

When you click "Zoom", you are also presented with a table of information shown on the graph. The columns are: Valid = The total number of students who submitted an ACT Composite score. N = The number of those students who fit into the range you are viewing. % = N / Valid.