80%

Acceptance Rate

$8,161

Avg.Financial Aid

001579

FAFSA Code

About Augusta University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

8,458

Website

www.augusta.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

Located in Augusta, Georgia, Augusta University is a public university. Interestingly, Augusta University has an ethnically diverse student population. At AU around 51% are white, 25% are Black or African American, and 8% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. And, at the university, around 85% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 65% of the students are females and 35% are males. Some of the notable alumni which the school has produced in its several years of existence are Patrick Reed, Garret Siler, Brooks A. Keel, and Hervey M. Cleckley. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. It also encourages its students to participate in athletics, as it helps in building character. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, AU offers around 333 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.

Location & Contact

Address

1120 Fifteenth St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7067210211
Fax:
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Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. The rankings of eductional institutions by Forbes and US News are considered a reliable source by applicants and experts. The ranking of a university is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. However, Augusta University doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

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

None

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

80%

SAT Range

1110 - 1242

ACT Range

20 - 26

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The admission to Augusta University is fairly easy and the students can make the most out of it. The varsity has 4 admission thresholds. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $50. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 1020-1205, it would improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 19 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Augusta University is 22. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 1120 15th St, Augusta, Georgia 30912. To gather more information, they can call them at (706) 721-0211.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$13,112

Average Annual Cost

$6,724

Books And Supplies

$2,000

Other Fees

$1,880

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

$8,850

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,800

Total One Year Cost

$21,254

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to AU. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $32,073. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

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

73%

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

33%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$7,576

Faculty Overview

44%

Male Professors

56%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

163 Graduates

Psychology, General

75 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

68 Graduates

Marketing

43 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

42 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

42 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

41 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

41 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

39 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

38 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

35 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

31 Graduates

Sociology

30 Graduates

Social Work

28 Graduates

Biology, General

27 Graduates

History

24 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

21 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

21 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

20 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

18 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

17 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

15 Graduates

Chemistry

14 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

14 Graduates

Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomica...

12 Graduates

Political Science and Government

12 Graduates

Foreign Languages, Literatures, and...

11 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

11 Graduates

Mathematics

10 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

7 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

7 Graduates

Anthropology

6 Graduates

Music

4 Graduates

Physics

3 Graduates

Teaching English or French as a Sec...

3 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

5,463

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

41%

Full-time

81%

Part-time

19%

Students Gender

Male

35%

US National: 44%

Female

65%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

54% White

1% Unknown

24% Black

8% Hispanic

6% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

6% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

5%

Out Of State

94%

In State

1%

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 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

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$5,700/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,150/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,150/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Jaguars

School Colors

jaguar blue and silver/grey

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

100

Total Female Athletes

97

Intramural Sports

9

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

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

The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. At AU, $10,050 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The students at Augusta University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $3,150 per year. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At AU, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The university has enrolled around 35% male and 65% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$54,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$62,300/year

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

$0$100,000

$14,000

$28,500

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.

$145 - 296

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

$8,161

Students Receiving Federal Grants

39%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,850

Students Receiving State Aid

70%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,446

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

16%

Average Aid Per Year

$8,967

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$9,743

$30K - $48K

$8,028

$48K - $75K

$5,940

$75K - $110K

$4,516

> $110K

$4,597

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$12,886,590

The financial aid department of Augusta University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,956, whereas the financial aid is $10,724. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $5,598 and institutional aid worth $10,724. The non-need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Augusta University amount to $12,886,590 per annum.

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