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The Academics Of Expansion: The Big East

For a full explanation of the academic information in our comparison below, please click here (where you will also find information on the SEC).

We have done the research and put together a master list of academic data — from a number of categories — for all of the Big East’s schools. 

The data includes:

* Percentage of applicants admitted
* Total enrollment
* Undergraduate enrollment
* ACT composites (high and low)
* Endowment per student (from 2005)
* Research spending (from 2006)
* AAU membership
* US News & World Report rankings


Big East
% Admitted
Enrollment
Undergrad Enrollment
ACT Low
ACT High
Endowment per Student ($)
Research Spending ($)x1000
AAU Member
US News Ranking
Cincinnati
75
29,319
20,510
21
27
36,158
294,150
  Tier 3
Connecticut
54
24,273
16,765
24
28
0
106,477
  66
Louisville
71
20,592
14,962
21
27
0
135,873
  Tier 3
Pittsburgh
56
27,562
17,427
24
30
0
530,162
YES
56
Rutgers
56
36,041
28,031
NA
NA
15,102
280,994
YES
66
S. Florida
42
46,189
35,918
22
28
0
285,941
  Tier 3
Syracuse
51
19,084
13,203
24
29
0
36,100
YES
58
W. Virginia
88
28,840
21,930
21
26
0
122,134
  Tier 3
TOTALS

231,900
168,746


$51,260
$1,791,831B

AVERAGE
62%
28,987
21,093
22
28
$6,407
$223,978M

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Click below for breakdowns of…
The SEC
The Big East
The Big Ten and Notre Dame
The Big 12
The Pac-10
Plus a Conference Summary

 


1 comments
Jason
Jason

What year is the US News date from, 1990? UofL is not a Tier 3 school anymore, and has not been for well over a decade. The 2011 US News and World Report ranking has UofL listed at #164 among National Universities. That is in the Tier 1 category, albeit on the lower end.



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