90%

Acceptance Rate

$6,730

Avg.Financial Aid

001544

FAFSA Code

About Albany State University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

6,371

Website

https://www.asurams.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Albany State University is a world-class institution and a ground-breaking impetus for the financial development and advancement of Southwest Georgia. It is a public university located in Albany, Georgia and it was founded in 1903. The university is a noble part establishment of the 'University System of Georgia'.

  • There are 3,041 students in total enrolled in the university including 2,409 full-time students and 632 part-time enrollments.

  • The retention rate for full-time students is 67% and for the part-time students is 33%.

  • The student-faculty ratio of the university is 19:1.

  • University's acceptance rate is 50%.

  • The total graduation rate of the university is 31%.


Online Education at Albany State University

The university provides 49 online programs across 17 disciplines. This includes Business Management, Criminal Justice, History, Education, Psychology, Computer Science, Arts, Health Science, Biology, Information Technology, Literature, Nursing, Paralegal Studies, Behavioral Science, Political Science, Science, and Sociology programs.

  • The university has a global presence through the web and it is accessible to students and staff every minute of the day. It empowers the students to use the resources identified with courses and the students can submit the assignments online.

  • You can find information specific to the courses in which you are enrolled, to-do items that are advised for future action and also the quick links for libraries, tutoring, career services, and technical support online.


Reviews

  • The university is the perfect example of an ideal school. Numerous teachers desire to see that the understudies do well. Aside from scholastics, there will be something to do as fun.

  • The environment is amazing, faculties and students are very friendly and helpful.

  • The university provides an excellent opportunity for students placement.

Location & Contact

Address

504 College Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2294304600
Fax: 2294304015
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Rankings

  • According to US News, the university is ranked between 107-141 in 'Regional Universities-South'.

  • It ranked 40th in 'Historically Black Colleges and Universities'.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1-Jul

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

90%

SAT Range

750 - 900

ACT Range

15 - 18

Application Fee

$25

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Neither required nor recommended

Accept Common App

None

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$12,569

Average Annual Cost

$3,965

Books And Supplies

$1,250

Other Fees

$1,770

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$8,878

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,270

Total One Year Cost

$19,133

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

62%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

26%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$306

Faculty Overview

46%

Male Professors

54%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

428 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

384 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

81 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

78 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

53 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

50 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

45 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

43 Graduates

Education, Other

35 Graduates

Biology, General

34 Graduates

Psychology, General

33 Graduates

Social Work

25 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

24 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

21 Graduates

Marketing

16 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

14 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

13 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

12 Graduates

Mathematics

11 Graduates

Sociology

11 Graduates

History

10 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

9 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

9 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

9 Graduates

Political Science and Government

8 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

6 Graduates

Legal Support Services

6 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

3 Graduates

Religious/Sacred Music

3 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

3 Graduates

Chemistry

2 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

2 Graduates

Fire Protection

1 Graduates

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, G...

1 Graduates

Music

1 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,001

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

58%

Full-time

70%

Part-time

30%

Students Gender

Male

28%

US National: 44%

Female

72%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

14% White

5% Unknown

72% Black

5% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

7%

Out Of State

93%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$52,181 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

47%

Averege Housing Cost

$5,748/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,400/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,400/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Golden Rams

School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conf

Total Male Athletes

168

Total Female Athletes

75

Intramural Sports

9

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$24,500/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$32,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$11,563

$42,200

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$120 - 438

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

87%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,730

Students Receiving Federal Grants

80%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,257

Students Receiving State Aid

24%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,569

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

12%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,610

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$6,742

$30K - $48K

$5,678

$48K - $75K

$2,644

$75K - $110K

$1,345

> $110K

$1,887

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,058,319

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