Ashford University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Ashford University is a large four-year, private for-profit school with 77,735 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1918 and is the only college located in Clinton, Iowa.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
64
Ashford University will give you the option to receive an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Ashford University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 64 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Social Work, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
39%
Ashford University student retention rate is very low at 39% (way below Iowa average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Ashford University is low - 30%.

Student to faculty ratio at Ashford University is reasonably decent: 21:1. Read more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,000
Average tuition price is close to the nationwide median - $9,700 per academic year. The additional fees at Ashford University (not included in tuition costs) are around $300; this makes it a total of $10,000 per academic year.

Read the details about Ashford University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
96%
According to government data, 5,951 applications were submitted and 5,725 were accepted; so it is very easy to be accepted at this school.

The school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Ashford University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,600
Ashford University offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Ashford University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B
Ashford University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 600 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - around $2,600 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Ashford University appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Ashford University Location and Maps



Post Address: Ashford University, 400 N Bluff Blvd, Clinton, Iowa 52733-2967, USA
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