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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of tutors for human sciences, high percentage of private school students.

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  1. St Catherine's College 91

    1. The most tutors for Human Sciences, with 4 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 12th highest percentage of private school students: 50.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 83
  2. St Hugh's College 77

    1. 16th highest percentage of private school students: 48.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 79
    2. Second most tutors for Human Sciences, with 3 in 2007/8. 75
  3. New College 68

    1. Ninth highest percentage of private school students: 51.6% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 87
    2. Sixth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50

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  1. Magdalen College 61

    1. 17th highest percentage of private school students: 46.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 73
    2. Seventh most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  2. Hertford College 49

    1. Fourth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 26th highest percentage of private school students: 38.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 48
  3. Wadham College 46

    1. Fifth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 27th highest percentage of private school students: 36.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 42
  4. St John's College 43

    1. Third most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 29th highest percentage of private school students: 34.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 35
  5. Somerville College 43

    1. 19th highest percentage of private school students: 42.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 60
    2. Ninth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  6. Jesus College 42

    1. 22nd highest percentage of private school students: 41.9% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 58
    2. 10th most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  7. Mansfield College 31

    1. 28th highest percentage of private school students: 35% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 38
    2. 11th most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  8. St Hilda's College 26

    1. 25th highest percentage of private school students: 39.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 51
    2. 12th most tutors for Human Sciences, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  9. Harris Manchester College 13

    1. Eighth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 30th highest percentage of private school students: 22.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 0

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