Auburn University: Ranking & Review

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Auburn Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 112 258
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

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

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

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 Services 2 1,033 336 13 1,384
Engineering 801 221 71 1,093
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 524 86 19 629
Health Professions and Related Programs 260 84 284 628
Education 227 238 58 523
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 193 63 21 277
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 240 14 254
Psychology 120 18 29 167
Visual and Performing Arts 143 9 5 157
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 140 8 4 152
Social Sciences 140 7 147
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 112 12 11 135
Architecture and Related Services 69 37 106
Natural Resources and Conservation 69 19 6 94
Physical Sciences 39 28 18 85
English Language and Literature & Letters 60 14 7 81
Mathematics and Statistics 38 22 12 72
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 54 12 3 69
History 41 3 6 50
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 43 43
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 37 6 43
Philosophy and Religious Studies 13 13
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 population50,000 - 250,000
Phone3348444000

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