Asbury University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Asbury University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,915 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1890 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Wilmore, Kentucky.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
56
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are available at Asbury University.

Asbury University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 56 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Communication and Journalism, Social Work, Broadcasting, and Theology and Religion. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
81%
Good
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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Asbury University is high at 81% (well above Kentucky average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Asbury University is average: 66%.

Student to faculty ratio at Asbury University is good: 11:1. Find out more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,800
High
Average tuition cost is very high - about $27,600 a year. The additional fees at Asbury University (not included in tuition costs) are about $200; this totals $27,800 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
57%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 1,620 applications were submitted and 921 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Asbury University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,600
Low
Asbury University provides a distance learning option, 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 Asbury 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+
Dicey
Asbury University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,200 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: about $3,600 per academic year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Asbury 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

Asbury University Location and Maps



Post Address: Asbury University, 1 Macklem Dr, Wilmore, Kentucky 40390-1198, USA
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