Athens State University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Athens State University is a small four-year, public school with 3,045 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1822 and is the only college located in Athens, Alabama.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
30
Fair
Bachelor's degree is offered at Athens State University.

Athens State University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 30 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Accounting and Finance, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student to faculty ratio at Athens State University is reasonable -- 23:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,900
Medium
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median - around $11,100 per academic year. The additional fees at Athens State University beyond tuition are around $800; this comes to $11,900 annually.

Read the details about Athens State 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Athens State University is $30.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Athens State University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (256) 233-8100 or check Athens State University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Athens State University provides a distance education program 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 Athens State 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.

ROTC
Available
No
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Athens State University.

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

Athens State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Athens State University, 300 N Beaty St, Athens, Alabama 35611, USA
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