Tuskegee University Rankings

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In the World#1762 of 14178
In North America#540 of 2629
In the United States#491 of 2528
In Alabama#8 of 35
In Tuskegee#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
52%
Average SAT
989
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$33,420 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
2,394
Graduates
482
Male:Female Ratio
35:65
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Tuskegee University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate52%49%53%
Applicants10,7503,3267,424
Admissions5,5611,6363,925
Freshmen enrolled full time513181332
Freshmen enrolled part time1376

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
298 or 57%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 880
or below

75% of them
had 1098
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Tuskegee University are 880-1098 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
338 or 65%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Tuskegee University are 18-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American2379 (83%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown277 (10%)
Hispanic66 (2%)
White54 (2%)
Two or more races45 (2%)
Asian27 (0.9%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander14 (0.5%)
American Indian or Alaska Native4 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$33,420/year
Average aid awarded
$5,963
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$34,799
$30-48K$33,827
$48-75K$34,515
$75-110K$34,771

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$19,594$19,594
Tuition in-state$19,594$19,594
Tuition out-of-state$19,594$19,594
Fee in-district$3,020$3,020
Fee in-state$3,020$3,020
Fee out-of-state$3,020$3,020

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,651
Combined charge for room and board$9,844
Room charge$4,540
Meal charge$5,304

Tuskegee University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Mechanical Engineering493
Veterinary Medicine49
Animal Sciences, General2916
Biology & Biological Sciences, General386
Psychology, General29
Occupational Therapy & Therapist24
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse24
Electrical and Electronics Engineering143
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other107
Chemical Engineering15
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General15
Information Technology15
Accounting14
Business Administration and Management, General13
Construction Management13
Chemistry, General76
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General12
English Language and Literature, General11
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management10
Political Science and Government, General10
Organizational Communication, General10
Finance, General10
Environmental Science10
Architecture9
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical & Space Engineering8
Sociology7
Computer Science7
Materials Science61
Social Work6
Agribusiness & Agricultural Business Operations5
Computer and Information Sciences, General4
Hospitality Administration & Management, General4
Mathematics, General4
Environmental Studies3
Veterinary Sciences & Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General3
Biomedical Sciences, General3
History, General2
Public Health, General2
Elementary Education and Teaching1
Economics, General1
Soil Science and Agronomy, General1
Natural Resource Economics1
Physiology, Pathology, and Related Sciences, Other1
Grand Total39410354
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate52%41%58%
  • Full-time retention rate - 74%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,697
Citations
42,774

Publication count by topic

Biology
624
Materials science
498
Chemistry
391
Medicine
269
Computer science
199
Engineering
124
Mathematics
123
Psychology
60
Environmental science
59
Political science
53
Sociology
48
Business
42
Physics
40
Geography
31
Economics
27
Philosophy
9
History
9
Art
8
Geology
4

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Environmental science13982,100
Biology144613,667
Geography1487815
Engineering15332,175
Materials science16046,406
Chemistry18307,502
Sociology1888389
Political science1902196
Medicine20473,380
Physics2348589
Mathematics23611,066
Economics2411302
Psychology2622973
Geology2674109
Philosophy27243
Art27893
Business2848217
Computer science2900855
History32382

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19903488
199131106
199237114
199333134
199426138
199544187
199656183
199748259
199835284
199931306
200030283
200150447
200240440
200353500
200449570
200553716
200656814
2007841012
2008961107
2009891246
20101181425
20111011932
20121402395
20131292633
20141532847
20151162962
20161023083
20171003105
20181122863
20191413482
20201134025

General info

Alternative namesTU
Founded1881
WikipediaTuskegee University
MottoScientia Principatus Opera
Knowledge, Nation, Deeds
Colorscrimson, old gold
Academic CalendarSeptember - May (September-December; January-May). Also Summer Session (June-July)
Total FTE staff733
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs

Location and Contacts

AddressKresge Center, 3rd Floor
Tuskegee, Alabama, 36088-1920
United States
City population10,000
Phone3347278011
Fax+1 (334) 727 5276

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