Augsburg College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Augsburg College is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,645 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1869 and is one of the 16 colleges and schools located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Augsburg College is affiliated with Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
84
At Augsburg College you can receive your 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Augsburg College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 84 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Education, Accounting and Finance, and Marketing and Advertising. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile 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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
79%
The rate of student retention at Augsburg College is fair at 79% (well above Minnesota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Augsburg College is below average - 59%.

Student to faculty ratio at Augsburg College is pretty decent -- 15:1. Read more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$32,000
Average tuition pricing is extremely high - around $31,300 per year. The additional fees at Augsburg College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $700; which totals $32,000 per academic year.

Read the details about Augsburg College 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
51%
According to government data, 2,366 applications were submitted and 1,208 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

This college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Augsburg College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,300
Augsburg College offers study abroad programs 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 Augsburg College, 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
D+
Augsburg College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,100 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- approximately $4,300 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Augsburg College. 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, Augsburg College appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Augsburg College Location and Maps



Post Address: Augsburg College, 2211 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
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