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

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  1. Harris Manchester College 63

    1. The highest percentage of state school students: 77.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 100
    2. Eighth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  2. St Catherine's College 59

    1. The most tutors for Human Sciences, with 4 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 19th highest percentage of state school students: 49.9% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 17
  3. St John's College 57

    1. Second highest percentage of state school students: 65.9% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 65
    2. Third most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50

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  1. Wadham College 54

    1. Fourth highest percentage of state school students: 63.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 58
    2. Fifth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  2. Hertford College 51

    1. Fifth highest percentage of state school students: 61.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 52
    2. Fourth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  3. St Hugh's College 48

    1. Second most tutors for Human Sciences, with 3 in 2007/8. 75
    2. 15th highest percentage of state school students: 51.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 21
  4. Mansfield College 44

    1. Third highest percentage of state school students: 65% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 62
    2. 11th most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  5. Magdalen College 39

    1. Seventh most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 14th highest percentage of state school students: 53.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 27
  6. Jesus College 33

    1. Ninth highest percentage of state school students: 58.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 42
    2. 10th most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  7. Somerville College 32

    1. 12th highest percentage of state school students: 57.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 40
    2. Ninth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  8. New College 32

    1. Sixth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 22nd highest percentage of state school students: 48.4% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 13
  9. St Hilda's College 24

    1. Sixth highest percentage of state school students: 60.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 49
    2. 12th most tutors for Human Sciences, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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