State by State Data

Seven in 10 seniors (68%) who graduated from public and nonprofit colleges in 2015 had student loan debt, with an average of $30,100 per borrower. This represents a 4% increase from the average debt of 2014 graduates.

National, state, and college data on student debt from federal and private loans can be found in the full report. For more details, click on the map and other links on this page.


     RI DE DC AZ UT CT ME NH VT MA NJ NV CA OR WA AK ID NM WY MT CO TX KS OK SD NE ND LA AR MO IA MN WV OH IN 1MI KY IL 2MI WI HI FL SC GA AL TN MS NC VA MD NY PA

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