Ave Maria University Rankings

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In the World#4585 of 14178
In North America#1268 of 2629
In the United States#1192 of 2528
In Florida#41 of 111
In Ave Maria#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
85%
Average SAT
1135
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$15,939 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,129
Graduates
48
Male:Female Ratio
47:53
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Ave Maria University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate85%81%88%
Applicants1,446674772
Admissions1,227544683
Freshmen enrolled full time321158163

11 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
237 or 74%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1040
or below

75% of them
had 1230
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Ave Maria University are 1040-1230 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
158 or 49%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 20
or below

75% of them
had 28
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Ave Maria University are 20-28 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White740 (63%)
Hispanic162 (14%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown139 (12%)
Black or African American52 (4%)
Nonresident Alien46 (4%)
Asian33 (3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$15,939/year
Average aid awarded
$19,906
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$11,316
$30-48K$12,832
$48-75K$13,627
$75-110K$16,903
$110K+$19,322

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$20,938$14,182
Tuition in-state$20,938$14,182
Tuition out-of-state$20,938$14,182
Fee in-district$916$334
Fee in-state$916$334
Fee out-of-state$916$334

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,152
Combined charge for room and board$11,990
Room charge$6,830
Meal charge$5,160

Ave Maria University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Psychology, General26
Theology & Theological Studies26
Business Administration and Management, General21
Biochemistry17
Accounting13
Biology & Biological Sciences, General13
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse12
History, General11
Exercise Physiology10
Humanities & Humanistic Studies10
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General9
Religion & Religious Studies81
Music, General7
Economics, General7
Political Science and Government, General6
Communication, General6
Kinesiology and Exercise Science6
International Business & Trade & Commerce5
Elementary Education and Teaching5
General Literature5
Marketing & Marketing Management, General5
Health & Health Care Administration & Management4
Finance, General4
Physics, General3
Religion & Religious Studies, Other3
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General2
Environmental Studies2
Political Economy2
Business & Managerial Economics2
American & United States Studies & Civilization1
Philosophy1
Grand Total24481
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate58%52%63%
  • Full-time retention rate - 74%

Publications & Citations

Publications
183
Citations
734

Publication count by topic

Philosophy
82
Biology
17
Art
13
Sociology
9
Mathematics
9
Chemistry
7
History
6
Economics
5
Psychology
5
Political science
4
Medicine
4
Physics
3
Environmental science
3
Geography
2
Business
2
Materials science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy108390
History194715
Art28432
Biology4280324
Psychology463284
Sociology46417
Political science46644
Physics471911
Economics49264
Mathematics507725
Environmental science52284
Geography52733
Medicine562527
Chemistry570218
Business58421

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200561
200600
200752
2008113
20091211
20101124
2011927
2012627
20131340
2014743
20151565
20161458
20171682
20181954
20191876
202014106

General info

Alternative namesAMU
Founded1998
WikipediaAve Maria University
MottoVeritatis Splendor
From the Heart of the Church The Splendor of Truth
Colorsblue, green
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff207
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address5050 Ave Maria Blvd
Ave Maria, Florida, 34142-9505
United States
Phone2392802500

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