Saint Augustine's University: Review & Facts

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Saint Augustine's University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,445 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1867 and is one of the 13 colleges located in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Saint Augustine's University is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU) and is also affiliated with Protestant Episcopal Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
22
At Saint Augustine's University you can obtain your bachelor's degree.

Saint Augustine's University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 22 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Occupational Therapy, Criminal Justice, Medical, and Communication and Journalism. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and 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 normally a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
46%
The student retention rate at Saint Augustine's University is very low at 46% (way below North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Saint Augustine's University is low: 48%.

Student to faculty ratio at Saint Augustine's University is pretty good - 12:1. Find out more regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,200
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median - about $12,400 per academic year. The additional fees at Saint Augustine's University (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $4,800; which makes it a total of $17,200 annually.

Read the details about Saint Augustine's 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
47%
As reported in recent data, 3,502 applications were submitted and 1,649 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

This school will consider accepting your advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Saint Augustine's University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,100
Saint Augustine's University offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Saint Augustine's 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
D-
Saint Augustine's University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,400 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- approximately $3,100 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Saint Augustine's 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, Saint Augustine's University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Saint Augustine's University Location and Maps



Post Address: Saint Augustine's University, 1315 Oakwood Avenue, Raleigh, North Carolina 27610-2298, USA
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