Ashford University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics
|Enrolled total (including graduate students)||36,453||10,736||25,717|
36,452 students enrolled in some distance education courses.
36,452 enrolled exclusively in distance education.
Enrollment by race or ethnicity
It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.
Ashford 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.
Ashford University Tuition
|Total cost for students living||In-state||Out-of-state|
|The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.|
Ashford University does not provide on-campus housing.
|Tuition for Full-time undergraduates||$10,848||$10,848|
|Fees for full-time undergraduates||$400||$400|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates||$452||$452|
|Tuition for Full-time graduates||$11,214||$11,214|
|Fees for full-time graduates||$300||$300|
Programs and Degrees
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||21||3,198||1,436||4,655|
|Health Professions and Related Programs||949||199||1,148|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service||659||76||735|
|Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies||529||529|
|Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs||159||159|
|Public Administration and Social Service Professions||22||128||150|
|Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences||140||140|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies||88||88|
|Natural Resources and Conservation||87||87|
|English Language and Literature & Letters||76||76|
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||53||53|
|Military Technologies and Applied Sciences||19||13||32|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||29||29|
|Biological and Biomedical Sciences||2||2|
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||1||1|
|Visual and Performing Arts|
A total of 8,453 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Ashford University.
At the master's level 2,880 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.
|Religious affiliation||Not applicable|
|Academic Calendar||Other academic year|
|Total FTE staff||1,272|
|Sector of institution||Private for-profit, 4-year or above|
|Control of institution||Private for-profit|
|Carnegie Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs|
Location and Contacts
|Address||8620 Spectrum Center Boulevard|
San Diego, California, 92123
|Urbanization level||City: Large|