• Address: 8620 Spectrum Center Boulevard, San Diego, California 92123

  • Phone Number: (866) 711-1700

  • Website: https://www.ashford.edu/

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    About Ashford University

    Key Information

    University Type

    Private For-Profit
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    For-Profit vs Not-For-Profit

    Headquartered at

    San Diego, California

    FAFSA/Federal School Code

    001881
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    What is FAFSA school code?
    How to fill FAFSA application?

    Institutional Accreditation

    WSCUC
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    What is Accreditation in Colleges and Universities?

    Programmatic Accreditation

    IACBE

    Approvals

  • Arizona State Approving Agency (SAA)
  • Historically Black College or University

    No

    Facilities

    Military Friendly, Veterans Friendly , Yellow Ribbon Program, Financial Aid

    Branches

    Denver (Colorado), Clinton (Iowa)

    Key Statistics


    Student Faculty Ratio 15: 1
    Total Population 41,361
    Enrollment Full Time: 41,359 Part Time: 2
    Gender Division Male: 29.00 % Female : 71.00 %

    Graduation Rate

    The College Monk

    Male: 12 %

    The College Monk

    Female: 19 %

    Total Graduation Rate: 17 %

    Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

    Ashford University

    The University was founded in 1918 by the Sisters of St. Francis in Clinton, was originally named Mount St. Clare College.

    • The university is a private for-profit university.

    • The mission of the university is to provide high-quality and innovative education which is accessible all over the world.

    • The university is located in San Diego.

    • Ashford University Acceptance Rate is 90% which means that 90 students are admitted to the university per 100 applicants.

    • The total population at the university is about 41,361 with the student-faculty ratio of 15:1

    Ashford University Address is 8620 Spectrum Center Boulevard, San Diego, California 92123.


     Ashford University Online

    • Choose from a wide variety of online programs in-demand fields including information management, education, healthcare, environmental studies, and business administration.

    • The university is offering online-programs in Associates, Bachelors, and Masters.

    • Ashford University Login allows the authorized access to the online resource of the university. The onboard students will be provided with a unique login id and password.

    • Ashford University Students Portal allows the interaction between the student and faculty much more effectively.

    • Ashford University App which can be downloaded from google play store help the students to keep up the speed. The students receive announcements and alerts through this app.


     Ashford University Tuition

    • The tuition at the university is generally affordable

    • The university promises that if a student does not show progress in an academic activity during the fourth week of the first course, there are no charges due to that student.

    • The tuition at Ashford College varies for each program and year by year.

    • The Technology Fee of $95 per course is charged which covers the accessibility to resources of the university like Student Portal, Online classroom, and other resources.

    • A fee of $0.50 per page is charged for copies of education records. A maximum of $25.00 will be charged. If the education record is digitally maintained and digitally delivered, no fee will be charged.

    • An expense of $0.50 per page is charged for duplicates of instruction records. A maximum of $25.00 will be charged. In case the education record is digitally delivered no fee will be charged.

    Ashford tuition is given below:

    • For Undergraduate programs, it's $475.00/credit

    • For graduate programs, it’s $620.00/credit


      Ashford University Programs

    Some of the online programs are listed below

    Associates Degrees Bachelors Degrees Masters Degrees
    Arts in Early Childhood Education Arts in Accounting Arts in Curriculum and Instruction
    Arts in Military Studies Arts in Applied Behavioral Science Arts in Early Childhood Education Leadership
      Arts in Applied Linguistics Arts in Education
      Arts in Business Leadership Arts in Health Care Administration
      Arts in Cognitive Studies Business Administration

     Ashford University Financial Aid

    Financial Aid and assistance are available for the students in the form of scholarships, grants, and loans and work-study.

    Types of Ashford Financial Aids are listed below

    • Federal Pell Grants

    • Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants (FSEOG)

    • Federal Direct Loans

    • Direct Subsidized Loan

    • Direct Unsubsidized Loan

    • Direct PLUS Loan

    • Grad PLUS

    • RN to BSN Grant

    Students looking for financial aid facilities can fill the FAFSA form with the Ashford University federal school code 001881.


     Ashford University Accreditation

    • WASC Senior College and University Commission has accredited the university.

    • The International Accreditation Council for Business Education has accredited Ashford University for its business programs.

    • The Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education has accredited the Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management program at Ashford University.


     Ashford University Library

    • The University Library is here to help the students in finding the data you want to finish the assignments.

    • The best part of the library is that the student can get help at whatever point one require it.

    • The students get 24/7 chat assistance and email will be replied within one business day.

    Some of the collections of the Ashford Library are listed below

    • ACM Digital Library

    • CQ Researcher

    • Credo Reference

    • Ebrary E-book collection

    • EBSCOHost

    • Films On Demand


     Ashford University Reviews

    • A student says that he believed in having a great job and lot of money, he didn't have to complete school and after that he talked with a person at Ashford University by the name of Joshua Stutzman and he set him on a course which he feels that changed his life because of the efficiency of the faculties.

    • In Ashford reviews students generally love the resources the university provides to the students, such as mentors, scholastic, and financial counselors, and open private message options to contact the faculties.

    • Most of the students say that it is a good university to attend. There are someone faculties always interacting and giving feedback. Most of the time professors give an extension on the lesson.


     Ashford University Ranking

    • Ashton University was recognized by the Diverse: Higher Education as a Top 100- degree producer for African Americans.

    • Facebook by Engagement Labs listed the university in one of the Top 50 U.S Colleges and Universities.


     Ashford University Athletics

    Recently, both Ashford soccer programs facilitated the NAIA National Championship opening round challenges the previous fall in Clinton and, without precedent for school history, the men's golf and ladies' tennis programs got national acknowledgment inside their respective best 25 national rankings.

    Ashford University Online Degrees and Programs

    Schools in Ashford University

    Forbes School of Business and Technology

    Disciplines available

    Business Management

    College of Education

    Disciplines available

    Education

    College of Health, Human Services, and Science

    Disciplines available

    Health Science Accounting

    College of Liberal Arts

    Disciplines available

    Public Administration

    Honors College

    Disciplines available

    Human Services Administration

    Ashford University Admissions

    Ashford University Admission Process

    Admissions to Ashford University

    Admission Requirements for Associate and Bachelor Programs

    • Completion of the university's online application form.

    • Completion of High School or GED equivalent.

    • Official transcripts from the previous institution attended.

    • Provisionally admitted students should submit official transcripts from an accredited postsecondary institution.

    • Students must have a minimum of 90-semester credits to be eligible for transfer admission.

    • Students from an institution where English is not the primary language must have completed a minimum of 30 credits from an accredited college/university and submit official test scores

      • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) paper-based - 500

      • TOEFL Internet-based - 61

      • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) - 6.0

    Admission Requirements for Master Programs

    • Completion of the online application form.

    • A Bachelor's degree or a post-graduate degree with a minimum of 2.0 GPA from an approved accredited university.

    • Submission of official transcripts.

    • Transfer students must have a minimum of 9-semester credits from an accredited university

    • Students from an institution where English is not the primary language

      • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) paper-based - 550

      • TOEFL Internet-based - 79

      • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) - 6.5

    Ashford University Financial Aid

    Federal Aid

    Title: Pell Grant

    Avg Rewards: $ 4,461

    Eligibility: U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Maintain satisfactory academic progress.
    Title: Federal supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant

    Avg Rewards: $ 390

    Eligibility: U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Maintain satisfactory academic progress.
    Title: Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant

    Avg Rewards: $ 390

    Eligibility: 3.25 CGPA Finish the coursework required to be a teacher.
    Title: Federal Direct Loan

    Avg Rewards: $ 7,291

    Eligibility: U.S. Citizen or an eligible immigrant. Enrolled as half-time eligible for a direct loan.
    Title: Federal PLUS Loans

    Avg Rewards: $ 7,291

    Eligibility: U.S. Citizen or an eligible immigrant. Accepted as a regular student.

    Institutional Aid

    Title: RN to BSN Grant

    Rewards: $ 250

    Eligibility: Student of Ashford. Demonstrate financial need.

    Application Deadline: 06/30/2018
    Title: Senior Project Scholarship

    Rewards: $ 5,000

    Eligibility: A graduate. Demonstrate the financial need.

    Application Deadline: 08/01/2018
    Title: Entrepreneurship Scholarship

    Rewards: $ 5,000

    Eligibility: New Business idea to be presented.

    Application Deadline: 07/01/2018

    Military Aid

    Title: Military Grant

    Rewards: $ 250

    Eligibility: Active Duty, National Guard, or Reservists. Civilian employees of the US Coast Guard.
    Title: Tuition Assistance

    Eligibility: Served period of 36 months after September 10, 2001.
    Title: Tuition Assistance "Top-Up"

    Eligibility: Served period of 36 months after September 10, 2001.
    Title: Post 9/11 GI Bill

    Eligibility: Served period of 36 months after September 10, 2001.
    Title: Montgomery GI Bill

    Eligibility: Served period of 36 months after September 10, 2001.
    Title: Yellow Ribbon Program

    Eligibility: Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001.
    Title: Vocational Rehabilitation

    Eligibility: Service-connected Disabilities.

    Federal Aid based on family income


    Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded

    Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates

    Average amount awarded: $ 4,727

    Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates

    Average amount awarded: $ 4,602

    Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates

    Average amount awarded: $ 3,339


    Grant or Scholarships Awarded

    Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship :$18,235

    Student Loans

    Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates

    Average amount awarded: $ 7,291

    Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates

    Average amount awarded: $ 7,291


    Military Aid

    Number of students receiving (DOD) tuition assistance: 3,303

    Total tuition assistance awarded (DOD): 9,339,732

    Average tuition assistance awarded (DOD): 2,828

    Tuition Policies for Veterans and Military : www.ashford.edu/military.htm

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