Auburn University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Auburn University is a large four-year, public school with 25,135 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1856 and is the only school located in Auburn, Alabama.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
111
At Auburn University you can earn your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Auburn University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 111 majors. The most popular concentrations are Engineering, Education, Management, Business, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.

It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
90%
The student retention rate at Auburn University is very high at 90% (well above Alabama average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Auburn University is average - 67%. Nearly 13% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Auburn University is reasonably decent, 18:1. Read more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$25,300
Average tuition charges are high - around $23,700 per year. The additional fees at Auburn University beyond tuition are roughly $1,600; this makes it a total of $25,300 per academic year.

Read the details about Auburn 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
77%
According to recent data, 17,463 applications were submitted and 13,486 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Auburn University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,500
Auburn University provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Auburn 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
C+
Auburn University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 4,000 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- roughly $5,500 a year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Auburn University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Auburn University seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Auburn University Location and Maps



Post Address: Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
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