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Acceptance Rate

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Avg.Financial Aid

014925

FAFSA Code

About Amberton University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,182

Website

www.amberton.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.

Undenominational

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

No

Amberton University is a private not-for-profit university located at Garland in Texas. The university was founded in 1971. The university began as an extension campus of Abilene Christian University and was located in Mesquite, Texas.

The university has a Christian religious affiliation. The university is specifically designed and serves working adults. The campus location was moved to Garland, Texas. The new campus was designed to cater to mature adults who did not need or desire the environmental trappings associated with traditional colleges such as dormitories, cafeterias, gymnasiums, and intramural athletics.

  • University's accreditation is done by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

  • The university also has a branch at Frisco in Texas.

  • There are 1,327 students at the university. This includes 128 full-time students and 1,199 part-time enrollments.

  • There are over 40 highly qualified faculty members who are pioneers in their respective fields at the university. The student-faculty ratio at the university is 20:1.


Online Education at Amberton University

  • The university provides online education in 18 programs across 4 majors.

  • The online programs at the university are carefully designed to be easily included into the busy schedule of the working professionals and adult learners. The online classes are conducted in a flexible manner and the course completion is self-paced.

  • The curriculum for online courses are designed with the same sophistication and challenge level as the normal classroom program but the execution is flexible.

  • Amberton University Moodle online learning platform is used to conduct classes. This online service facilitates deliverance of classes in a clutter-free zone. The interactive, immersive and informative nature of the classes helps students to understand the curriculum better by participating and giving feedback rather than observing and consuming information.

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Reviews

  • The university courses are designed keeping in mind the schedule constraints of a working professional. Thus, it is useful for students trying to get an in-depth knowledge about a particular subject or to polish their potentials and increase qualification. The professors are also well trained in this method of education and have extensive knowledge about their respective subjects.

  • The online classes are provided in a smooth, crisp manner thus enabling the students to learn at their own pace while receiving quality content and up to date information about their choice of course.

  • The return on investment is incredible and the qualifications provided are worth the time spent online. The professors are extremely helpful and well versed in their fields. The syllabus and execution plans are well framed and easy to access as well as grasp.

  • The course provided at the university are career-centered and challenging. The method of teaching adopted by individual faculty members is what adds the shine to this course. The online platform is easy to navigate and every aspect of online education and resolution to almost every query can be found instantly. There is also a dedicated team of technical staff working to assist the students in their pursuit for higher education.

  • The flexibility of the online courses does not compromise the quality of the syllabus or the student engagement and involvement obtained. The university employs various interactive factors such as quizzes, discussion boards, and peer interaction to get the essence of the course and promote active involvement and productivity from the students.

Location & Contact

Address

1700 Eastgate Dr

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9722796511
Fax: 9722796511
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Admissions

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

N/A

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

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SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

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Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

N/A

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

None

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

17:1

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

N/A

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

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$411

Faculty Overview

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

30 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

17 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

5 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

189

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

10%

Full-time

16%

Part-time

84%

Students Gender

Male

34%

US National: 44%

Female

66%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

38% White

1% Unknown

33% Black

11% Hispanic

0 Two or more races

10% Non Resident alien

6% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

0

Out Of State

0

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

N/A

Campus Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

Not applicable

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

N/A

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

N/A

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.

N/A - N/A

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

The university assists its student to pay fees and meet other expenses around the campus and related to their academics. These support measures are provided in the form of financial aids. Students have to fulfill various eligibility criteria to be able to apply for these.

Eligibility factors range from academic performance and project submissions to nationality and citizenship to any military background and financial condition of the applicant. Eligible candidates are required to fill in the FAFSA form. Amberton University federal school code is 014925.

  • The university provides Pell Grant under Federal Aids to eligible applicants. 

  • The university also provides Institutional Aid in the form of Sallie Mae Smart Option Student Loans. 

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