Austin Peay State University: Statistics

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#660 of 2,624In North America
#605 of 2,523In the United States
#14 of 57In Tennessee
#745 of 1,105For Military science

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
95%
Average SAT
1065
Average ACT
22
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
9,971
Graduates
1,077
Male:Female Ratio
40:60
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
apsu.edu

Austin Peay State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate95%94%96%
Applicants7,4162,7834,633
Admissions7,0442,6114,433
Freshmen enrolled full time1,516599917
Freshmen enrolled part time20011882

2,800 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,989 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
20 or 1%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 960
or below

75% of them
had 1170
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Austin Peay State University are 960-1170 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,454 or 85%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Austin Peay State University are 19-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White6569 (60%)
Black or African American2261 (20%)
Hispanic855 (8%)
Two or more races705 (6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown292 (3%)
Asian176 (2%)
Nonresident Alien138 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander23 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native11 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,146
Students receiving aid
99%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$6,720$8,100
Tuition in-state$6,720$8,100
Tuition out-of-state$12,264$13,086
Fee in-district$1,583$1,583
Fee in-state$1,583$1,583
Fee out-of-state$1,583$1,583

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,803
Combined charge for room and board$9,994
Room charge$6,080
Meal charge$3,914

Austin Peay State University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
General Studies3783929
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General18813
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse11151
Social Work7834
Mass Communication & Media Studies8421
Psychology, General95
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration89
Business Administration and Management, General193632
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies74
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist62
Biology & Biological Sciences, General554
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels52
Engineering Technology, General9382
Education, General48
English Language and Literature, General414
Political Science and Government, General42
History, General2710
Agriculture, General37
Data Modeling & Warehousing and Database Administration36
Music, General2114
Computer and Information Sciences, General35
Business & Commerce, General32
Accounting31
Art & Art Studies, General31
Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiographer28
Sociology23
Curriculum and Instruction23
Marketing & Marketing Management, General21
Information Technology20
Reading Teacher Education20
Finance, General18
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management16
Chemistry, General15
Educational Leadership and Administration, General15
Health & Health Care Administration & Management15
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services14
Industrial and Organizational Psychology14
Special Education and Teaching, General13
Computer Science12
Computer Systems Analysis & Analyst12
Mathematics, General11
Geology & Earth Science, General9
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General8
Physics, General6
Philosophy4
Military History4
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General3
Industrial Production Technologies & Technicians, Other1
Grand Total4071,517403
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate43%37%48%
  • Full-time retention rate - 66%
  • Part-time retention rate - 40%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,177
Citations
32,968

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
319 / 4,980
Medicine
208 / 2,648
Psychology
205 / 4,166
Physics
127 / 18,905
Environmental Science
125 / 2,165
Engineering
121 / 2,733
Mathematics
116 / 1,739
Business
102 / 1,581
Biology
101 / 1,862
Computer Science
101 / 970
Chemistry
88 / 796
Materials Science
68 / 420
Sociology
63 / 447
Political Science
63 / 490
Ecology
62 / 1,318
Social Psychology
59 / 1,805
Demography
57 / 2,771
Math Teachers
56 / 398
Art & Design
54 / 366
Child Psychology
48 / 278
Education Majors
46 / 724
Health Science
42 / 217
Astrophysics and Astronomy
42 / 18,349
Economics
40 / 253
Nursing
31 / 361
Clinical Psychology
30 / 794
Geography and Cartography
29 / 277
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
27 / 223
Applied Mathematics
27 / 1,013
History
27 / 41
Geology
25 / 339
Law
25 / 54
Public Health
24 / 356
Communications and Public Relations
24 / 702
Marketing
23 / 548
Classics and Ancient History
21 / 11
Statistics
21 / 337
Healthcare Management (MHA)
19 / 250
Zoology
16 / 171
Audiology
15 / 209

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901345
1991627
1992547
19931039
19941643
19951366
19961675
199717107
199818135
199926126
200024168
20017183
200213189
200313221
200410241
200518317
200623303
200728675
2008281588
2009212115
2010332097
2011322119
2012372048
2013622198
2014752154
2015802289
2016562178
2017631926
2018671923
2019822213
2020782939

Austin Peay State University alumni

  1. David Hackworth

    Photo
    David Hackworth
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1930-2005 (aged 75)
    Occupations
    journalistmilitary personnelsailor
    Biography

    David Haskell Hackworth also known as Hack, was a prominent military journalist and a former United States Army colonel who was decorated in both the Korean War and Vietnam War. Hackworth is known for his role in the creation and command of Tiger Force, a military unit which was formed in South Vietnam to apply guerrilla warfare tactics against Viet Cong guerrilla fighters.

  2. Chonda Pierce

    Photo
    Chonda Pierce
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    comedian
    Biography

    Chonda Ruth Pierce, is a Christian comedian often billed as "The Queen of Clean."

  3. A. J. Ellis

    Photo
    A. J. Ellis
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Andrew James Ellis, is an American former professional baseball catcher who is currently a Special Assistant to the General Manager in the front office of the San Diego Padres. Ellis played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Philadelphia Phillies, Miami Marlins, and the Padres, before retiring, following the 2018 season.

  4. Phil Roe

    Photo
    Phil Roe
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Enrolled in Austin Peay State University
    In 1967 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    politicianphysiciangynaecologistobstetrician
    Biography

    David Phillip Roe is an American politician and physician who was the U.S. Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district, serving from 2009 to 2021. He is a member of the Republican Party. From 2017 to 2019, Roe was chairman of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs.

General info

Alternative namesAPSU
Founded1927
MottoFind Your Place in the World
Colorsred, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May. Also Summer Session (June to August)
Total FTE staff1,151
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address601 College St
Clarksville, Tennessee, 37044
United States
City population133,000
Phone9312217011
Fax+1 (931) 221 7475

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