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Academic Spending per FTE Student

The full cost of education per full-time equivalent (FTE) student. It includes only the direct and indirect costs related to educating students; spending related to other university activities or services is excluded.

2013
FBS Median
$15,192
FCS Median
$12,649
NFS Median
$13,457
Independent Median
$61,783
Atlantic Coast Conference Median
$17,541
Big 12 Conference Median
$16,172
Big East Conference Median
$19,958
Big Ten Conference Median
$19,691
Conference USA Median
$12,472
Mid-American Conference Median
$14,867
Mountain West Conference Median
$13,749
Pacific-12 Conference Median
$16,191
Southeastern Conference Median
$14,955
Sun Belt Conference Median
$10,668
Western Athletic Conference Median
$11,070
Amounts reflect current dollars.

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Athletic Spending per Athlete

Total athletic operating expenses, including athletic scholarship costs, per unduplicated athlete.

2013
FBS Median
$107,149
FCS Median
$38,362
NFS Median
$41,188
Independent Median
$32,783
Atlantic Coast Conference Median
$127,489
Big 12 Conference Median
$153,158
Big East Conference Median
$126,144
Big Ten Conference Median
$135,874
Conference USA Median
$94,327
Mid-American Conference Median
$58,118
Mountain West Conference Median
$82,851
Pacific-12 Conference Median
$125,036
Southeastern Conference Median
$190,536
Sun Belt Conference Median
$57,099
Western Athletic Conference Median
$63,739
Amounts reflect current dollars.