Auburn University: Ranking & Review

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Auburn
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United States
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World
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1112258
Top 2%

Auburn University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate84%84%84%
Applicants18,0727,84110,231
Admissions15,1686,5768,592
Enrolled undergraduates4,8362,2612,575
Enrolled total (including graduate students)29,77615,02814,748

6,270 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,260 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores572
Percent of students submitting SAT scores12%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
610
Math
610

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores4,215
Percent of students submitting ACT scores87%
ACT Composite
27
ACT English
28
ACT Math
25

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $60.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Auburn University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$31,282$49,954
Off-campus$31,282$49,954
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $13,332 and other expenses per full academic year.

Auburn University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 4,737 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$9,336$28,008
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,632$1,632
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$389$1,167
Tuition for Full-time graduates$9,342$28,026
Fees for full-time graduates$1,632$1,632
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$519$1,557

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21,033336131,384
Engineering801221711,093
Biological and Biomedical Sciences5248619629
Health Professions and Related Programs26084284628
Education22723858523
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1936321277
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs24014254
Psychology1201829167
Visual and Performing Arts14395157
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences14084152
Social Sciences1407147
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies1121211135
Architecture and Related Services6937106
Natural Resources and Conservation6919694
Physical Sciences39281885
English Language and Literature & Letters6014781
Mathematics and Statistics38221272
Public Administration and Social Service Professions5412369
History413650
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics37643
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services4343
Philosophy and Religious Studies1313
Grand Total24,3961,2375676,202

A total of 4,398 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Auburn University.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,804 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate77%72%81%
  • Full-time retention rate - 92%
  • Part-time retention rate - 87%

General info

Alternative namesAU
Founded1856
MottoFor The Advancement of Science and Arts
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsburnt orange, navy blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff5,742
Instructional FTE1,405
Research FTE21
Public Service FTE254
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteauburn.edu
AddressSamford Hall
Auburn, Alabama, 36849
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population60,000
Phone3348444000

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