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Debt of Graduating Students - West Lafayette Campus
(for Academic Years 1997-98 through 2006-07)
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Year of Graduation

Degree Level
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07

Percent of Graduating Students with Debt:

 

Undergraduate
50.0%
49.0%
50.0%
48.0%
50.0%
47.7%
49.1% 48.5% 46.8% 48.2%

 

Graduate
30.0%
33.0%
32.0%
34.0%
32.0%
26.6%
28.2% 30.7% 30.5% 30.3%

 

Veterinary Medicine
91.0%
83.0%
83.0%
77.0%
87.0%
89.0%
80.5% 86.8% 70.9% 73.1%

 

All Students
47.0%
47.0%
47.0%
46.0%
47.0%
43.4%
44.4% 44.5% 43.1% 44.1%
 
 
Average Total Debt of Graduating Students with Debt:

 

Undergraduate
$14,071
$15,633
$14,874
$15,486
$15,677
$16,641
$17,510 $18,978 $20,102 $21,636

 

Graduate
21,705
22,777
26,148
26,909
30,766
27,635
28,999 31,901 31,596 34,533

 

Veterinary Medicine
54,571
48,402
54,703
59,276
53,885
65,632
72,095 72,652 70,231 80,615

 

All Students
$16,163
$17,377
$17,366
$18,138
$18,433
$19,043
$20,038 $21,990 $22,831 $24,845

Note: Graduate includes master's and doctoral students.




Source: Division of Financial Aid

 


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