Albany State University: Ranking & Review

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United States
Top 32%

Albany State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)6,6151,9134,702

3,289 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,334 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25. Application fee for graduates - $25.

Albany State University has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Albany State University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,476 and other expenses per full academic year.

Albany State University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,411 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,965$14,426
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,770$1,770
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$165$601
Tuition for Full-time graduates$3,402$13,950
Fees for full-time graduates$1,770$1,770
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$189$755

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs4887019577
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities427427
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11624140
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1811294
Public Administration and Social Service Professions254469
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3434
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2121
Social Sciences1919
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1414
Visual and Performing Arts31013
Mathematics and Statistics1111
English Language and Literature & Letters99
Legal Professions and Studies66
Theology and Religious Vocations33
Physical Sciences22
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Grand Total9285561581,642

A total of 1,484 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Albany State University.

At the master's level 158 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate22%17%26%
  • Full-time retention rate - 71%
  • Part-time retention rate - 29%

General info

MottoA Past To Cherish, A Future To Fulfill
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsroyal blue, old gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff730
Instructional FTE320
Public Service FTE1
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address504 College Drive
Albany, Georgia, 31705
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population77,000

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