• Address: Auburn University Auburn, Alabama 36849

  • Phone Number: (334) 844-4000

  • Website: http://www.auburn.edu/online/

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About Auburn University

Auburn University (AU) is a public university established in the year 1856 in Auburn, Alabama. In 1967 AU at Montgomery became a separately accredited campus with an enrollment of 5,200 students. The university campus occupies an area of about 1,840 acres helping almost 25,000 students fulfilling their dreams. It has 206 academic buildings and a total of 427 buildings.

It offers more than 140 majors and has various schools and colleges. The university has a Study Abroad Program which guides almost 800 Auburn Students every year to study abroad. There are more than 300 clubs and organizations in which students take an active part.

  • The student-faculty ratio here is 19:1 with 1,330 full-time faculty members.

  • AU has a graduation rate of 75% which is high compared to other universities.

  • AU has fantabulous sports teams in Football, Rugby and many other sports.

  • The retention rate is 91% which means out of 100 first-year students, 91 were enrolled in the second year in the following year.

  • Auburn University acceptance rate is 81% and the student has more chances of getting into this prestigious university. 


Auburn University (AU) Online

  • AU offers various online programs and the student has the facility to select the major that he desired to pursue irrespective of the age.

  • It offers online education through various programs like Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional Credit, and Personal Enrichment programs.

  • AU online provides convenient access to educational experiences in your home and offer a college degree.

  • Using Auburn University Students Login various facilities like accessing the library, payment of fee and tracking of the attendance are available.

  • The Personal Enrichment Programs are non-credit programs which help to enhance skills or build knowledge.

  • Auburn University Blackboard is a Web-based course-management system where the students can log in and attend the classes and submit the assignments. 


Auburn University (AU) Schools

College of Agriculture College of Architecture, Planning and Design
College of Education The Graduate School
College of Human Science College of Liberal Arts
School of Nursing College of Science and Mathematics
Raymond J. Harbert College of Business Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences Harrison School of Pharmacy

 

Auburn University (AU) Tuition

The tuition and fee for an In-State student at AU are $10,968 and for an Out-State student is $28,008.

The cost per credit of graduate and undergraduate for in-state students is $389 and for Out state students is $1,167.

The total average tuition for some of its degrees are

Degree type Average Tuition
Bachelors $ 26,445
Masters $ 27,881
Doctorate $ 32,393
Undergraduate Certificate $ 17,438
Graduate Certificate $ 11,211

AU offers almost 98 online programs across 14 disciplines which are

Accounting Business Management
Nursing Information Systems
Education Engineering
Computer Science Health Science
Safety Science
Agriculture Media Studies
Music Behavioral Sciences

Auburn University (AU) Programs

There is a wide range of programs offered by Auburn University from different Colleges. Some of them are listed below.

Master of Turfgrass Management Bachelor of Science in Accounting
Master of Accountancy Doctor of Philosophy in Career and Technical Education
Master of Science in Finance Master of Science in Nutrition 

Auburn  University Financial Aid

AU provides Financial aids in the form of Grants, Scholarships, and Loans to help students to pay their tuition and other educational expenses

Students are required to fill the FAFSA application to get the financial aid. Auburn University federal school code is 001009.

  • The university allows the students to apply for the following Federal Aids.
Pell Grants Direct Unsubsidized Loan
Direct Subsidized Loan Federal Perkins Loan
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant Direct PLUS Loan
  • It also provides Institutional Aids that include Alabama State Nursing Scholarship, Albert F.Nickel Endowed scholarships, Agee M. Wiggins Memorial Endowed Scholarship, and Allan I. Morris '66 Endowed Scholarship.

  • Students who are the residents of Alabama can apply for State Aid like the Alabama Student Assistance Program.

  • The following Military aids are also offered to the members of Army, Navy, Air Forces, Marines and Coast Guards.

Post 9/11 GI Bill Montgomery GI Bill
Vocational Rehabilitation Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP)
Survivors and Dependents Educational Assistance Program (DEA) Tuition Assistance
  • On an average, the amount spent on Pell grants is $4,212 and on institutional grants is $8,996.

Auburn University (AU) Accreditation

Auburn University has got accreditations from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET) has accredited the Engineering and Computer Science programs.

  • Fine Arts and design programs are accredited by the National Association of Schools Arts and Design.

  • Business programs are accredited by the Association to Advance Colleges and Schools of Business.

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education has accredited the Nursing Programs.

  • Education programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education. 


Auburn University (AU) Rankings and Reviews

  • Auburn University has been ranked one of the 'TOP 50 Public University' by the U.S. News and World Report.

  • The university has been ranked in '100 Best Value Colleges' by Kiplinger's.

  • The university has been designated as 'Innovation and Economic Prosperity University' by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities, or APLU.

  • The university is recognized for its excellence in social, community and cultural development work.

Some of its reviews are

  • It has a great atmosphere and the professors here are very friendly.

  • AU has a good curriculum which aims at delivering knowledge to the student in a systematic way.

  • Auburn tigers which are a football team of the university has huge fan crowd in and out of the university.

  • The registration and application process for admission is very easy.

  • AU has excellent research facilities and many students were honored by the nation for their extreme works in research.     


Auburn University (AU) Library

AU has given a wide platform to surf and acquire knowledge for the students through libraries.

  • It has a collection of 3.2 million volumes as well as 2,6 million government documents.

  • AU library receives over 35,000 current periodicals and many of them are available online.

  • Over 227 electronic databases and 10 million archival and manuscripts are also available.

Auburn University (AU) Bookstore

The AU bookstore located in Haley Center provides all accessories that a student require and the revenue thus collected is again used for supporting the students, faculty, and alumni.

Auburn University Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Public
Also see:
Private vs Public

Headquartered at

Auburn, Alabama

FAFSA/Federal School Code

001009
Also see:
What is FAFSA school code?
How to fill FAFSA application?

Institutional Accreditation

SACSCOC
Also see:
What is Accreditation in Colleges and Universities?

Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

Financial Aid, eLibrary , Veterans Friendly , Yellow Ribbon Program

Data Source: http://www.auburn.edu/online/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Auburn University Statistics

Key Statistics
Acceptance Rate 81 %
Student Faculty Ratio 19: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 91 % Part Time: 75 %
Total Population 28,290
Student Population Full Time: 23,582 Part Time: 4,708
Gender Division Male: 51 % Female: 49 %
Admission Statistics Male Female
Total Applicants - 18,256 7,886 10,370
Total Applicants Admitted - 14,704 6,314 8,390
Applicants Enrolled - 4,529 2,147 2,382
Full time Applicants Enrolled - 4,487 2,129 2,358
Part Time Applicants Enrolled - 42 18 24

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 70 %

The College Monk

Female: 79 %

Total Graduation Rate: 75 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Auburn University Majors and Online Programs

Schools and Colleges in Auburn University

College of Agriculture

Majors available

Chemistry

College of Architecture, Planning and Design

Majors available

History

College of Education

Majors available

Education

The Graduate School

Majors available

Education

College of Human Science

Majors available

Safety

College of Liberal Arts

Majors available

Literature

School of Nursing

Majors available

Nursing

College of Science and Mathematics

Majors available

Safety

Raymond J. Harbert College of Business

Majors available

Business Management

Samuel Ginn College of Engineering

Majors available

Public Administration

School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences

Majors available

Agriculture

Harrison School of Pharmacy

Majors available

Health Science

College of Veterinary Medicine

Majors available

Health Science

Honors College

Majors available

Education

Auburn University Admissions and Application Requirement

Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $50
Graduate Application Fee $60

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 552
Number of students submitting ACT scores 3,930
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 12%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 87%
SAT Math 580 average 530 - 630 range
SAT Critical Reading 595 average 540 - 650 range
SAT Writing 570 average 520 - 620 range
ACT Composite 27 average 24 - 30 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.


Auburn University Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,407 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2018
Federal supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant $1,000 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2018
TEACH Grant $3,724 Undergraduate or Graduate. 3.25 CGPA. October 1st, 2018
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $5,488 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Direct Unsubsidized loan $5,488 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Direct PLUS Loans $5,488 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Federal Perkins Loans $5,488 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Federal Health Professions Student Loan $5,488 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study $5,488 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Aid

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Alabama Student Assistance Program $1,000 Residents of Alabama. Demonstrate the financial need. Varies

Data Source: http://www.auburn.edu/online/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Institutional Aid

Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Agee M. Wiggins Memorial Endowed Scholarship Varies Enrolled in the College of Veterinary Medicine. Resident of Alabama. January 6th, 2019
Alabama State Nursing Scholarship Varies Resident of Alabama. Enrolled in the School of Nursing. January 6th, 2019
Albert F. Nickel Endowed Scholarship Varies Enrolled in the Harrison School of Pharmacy. January 6th, 2019
Allan I. Morris '66 Endowed Scholarship Varies Enrolled in the Harrison School of Pharmacy. Demonstrate academic excellence. January 6th, 2019

Data Source: http://www.auburn.edu/online/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military Aid

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Post 9/11 GI Bill $10,723 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies
Montgomery GI Bill Varies Served period of 36 months after September 10, 2001. Varies
Vocational Rehabilitation Varies Service-connected Disabilities. Varies
Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP) Varies Reserve called to active duty in response to a war or natural disaster. Varies
Survivors and Dependent Educational Assistance Program (DEA) Varies Service members who are permanently disabled or died. Varies
Tuition Assistance $3,397 Members of Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard. Varies

Data Source: http://www.auburn.edu/online/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $15,591
$30,001 - $48,000 $19,655
$48,001 - $75,000 $23,286
$75,001 - $110,000 $24,591
Over $110,000 $25,402

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 15% $4,212
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 66% $9,001
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 13% $4,668
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 60% $8,996
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 31% $8,052
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 29% $5,488
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 21,698
Military Aid
Number of students receiving (DOD) tuition assistance: 51
Total tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $127,439
Average tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $2,499
Tuition Policies for Veterans and Military https://www.auburn.edu/academic/provost/undergrad_studies/veterans/
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 754 $11,667
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 599 $10,723
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 155 $15,313

Data Source: http://www.auburn.edu/online/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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