Fayetteville State University Rankings

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In the World#2193 of 14178
In North America#678 of 2629
In the United States#621 of 2528
In North Carolina#17 of 66
In Fayetteville#1 of 4

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
69%
Average SAT
940
Average ACT
19
Aid receiving
95%
Undergraduates
5,644
Graduates
907
Male:Female Ratio
31:69
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Fayetteville State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate69%64%71%
Applicants4,8581,5353,323
Admissions3,3289762,352
Freshmen enrolled full time661208453
Freshmen enrolled part time17611

2,279 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,317 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
378 or 56%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 870
or below

75% of them
had 1010
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Fayetteville State University are 870-1010 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
278 or 41%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 17
or below

75% of them
had 21
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Fayetteville State University are 17-21 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American3675 (57%)
White1353 (21%)
Hispanic575 (9%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown417 (6%)
Two or more races246 (4%)
Asian115 (2%)
Nonresident Alien49 (0.8%)
American Indian or Alaska Native21 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander16 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$10,592
Students receiving aid
95%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$2,982$3,438
Tuition in-state$2,982$3,438
Tuition out-of-state$14,590$14,503
Fee in-district$2,292$2,292
Fee in-state$2,292$2,292
Fee out-of-state$2,292$2,292

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,517
Combined charge for room and board$8,616
Room charge$4,513
Meal charge$4,103

Fayetteville State University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General103105
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse183
Psychology, General14912
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies1009
Social Work5239
Biology & Biological Sciences, General61
Sociology477
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies49
Fire Services Administration46
Health & Health Care Administration & Management26
Educational Leadership and Administration, General149
Accounting20
Speech Communication and Rhetoric19
Computer Science19
Forensic Science and Technology15
Political Science and Government, General13
Public Administration13
Art & Art Studies, General13
English Language and Literature, General11
Elementary Education and Teaching11
Early Childhood Education and Teaching9
Mathematics, General8
Management Information Systems, General7
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching6
History, General5
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth5
Geography4
Chemistry, General4
Finance, General4
Music, General3
Spanish Language and Literature2
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching2
Dramatic & Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other1
Music Teacher Education1
Grand Total1,0061919
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate34%31%36%
  • Full-time retention rate - 74%
  • Part-time retention rate - 14%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,743
Citations
22,072

Publication count by topic

Political science
228
Psychology
209
Economics
201
Materials science
178
Business
154
Computer science
143
Biology
104
Sociology
99
Mathematics
87
Medicine
84
Chemistry
64
Physics
25
Art
23
Engineering
22
Geography
19
Geology
11
Philosophy
9
Environmental science
7
History
5

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Political science7062,036
Business11052,867
Economics12182,178
Sociology1405902
Psychology16773,609
Art182214
Philosophy196212
Materials science20793,000
Computer science22801,730
Mathematics2649741
Geography2787143
History28923
Physics2932246
Geology305258
Biology30701,444
Chemistry32511,117
Medicine3302709
Engineering403182
Environmental science427536

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199060
199132
199254
1993912
19941311
1995710
19963137
19971345
19982939
19991142
20005463
20011871
20021276
200333155
200437182
200559263
200662727
200765918
200872911
200966738
20101042446
201180797
2012961033
20131091239
20141331766
2015871572
20161101663
2017881530
2018811293
2019711582
2020871784

General info

Alternative namesFSU
Founded1867
WikipediaFayetteville State University
MottoRes Non Verba
Deeds not Words
Colorswhite, blue
Academic CalendarAugust to May. Also Summer Session (May - August)
Total FTE staff806
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1200 Murchison Rd
Fayetteville, North Carolina, 28301-4298
United States
City population204,000
Phone9106721111
Fax+1 (910) 672 1414

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