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Initials » SAIC/STAIO-Chicago     
City »Chicago 
State »IL 
Size »3,594 
F:M »69.1:30.9 
ACT »~27.1 
SAT »~1457.5 
Room »$14,190 
Instate »$40,585 
Outstate »$40,585 
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Education »
Innovation »A- 
Competitive »
Academic Success »
Usefulwork »
Social Life »C+ 
Extra Curricular »C- 
Safety »
Grounds »B- 
Maintenance »B+ 
Friendliness »B- 
Faculty Accessibility »
Surrounding City »A- 
Funding Use »
Alumni »9/22 yrs 
Starting Salary »$50,000 
Current Salary »$250,000 
10yr Salary »$142,593 
GoingWell »44.4% 
JobSatis »33.3% 
American Indian »1% 
Asian »11% 
Black »4% 
Hispanic »6% 
International »22% 
White »52% 
Unknown »2% 
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