Athens State University

country rank : 1244

world rank     : 3917

University Overview

  

Established in 1822, Athens State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Athens (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Alabama. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Athens State University (ASU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Athens State University (ASU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 195 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students’ past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. ASU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

  

University Name(s)


Acronym
ASU


Founded
1822


Motto
Building Success Stories


Colours
White and blue


Mascot
Hebrew the Bear


Yearly Tuition Range

  




uniRank Tuition Range Matrix

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Not reported
Int’l student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Not reported

Compare education loan options for international students with Nomad Credit

 

University Admissions

  

Gender Admission
Men and Women (coed)

International Students
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission

Admission Selection
Yes, based on students’ past academic record and grades

Admission Rate
Admission Rate 70-80%

Admission Office
300 North Beaty Street
Athens 35611
+1 (256) 233 8220
(800) 522-0272

 

Size and Profile

  

Student EnrollmentTotal Enrolment Range
4,000-4,999

Academic StaffTotal Faculty Range
100-199

Control TypeControl Type
Public

Entity TypeEntity Type
Non-Profit

 

Facilities and Services 

  

LibraryUniversity Library
Yes Go to Athens State University's Library

Housing
Not reported

Sport Facilities
Not reported

Financial AidsUniversity Financial Aids
Yes

Study Abroad
Not reported

Distance LearningDistance Learning and Online Courses
Yes

 

Accreditation

  

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges


Year of first Accreditation
1955


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

 

Affiliations

  

  • Alabama Community College System (ACCS)
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)

 

Academic Structure

  


|

 

 

Social Media

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Facebook Comments

Post a comment