Augustana College: Review & Facts

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Augustana College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,480 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1860 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Rock Island, Illinois.

Augustana College is affiliated with Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
74
Fair
Bachelor's degree is available at Augustana College.

Augustana College deploys a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 74 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Business, Management, Medical, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
86%
Good
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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Augustana College is high at 86% (well above Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Augustana College is good - 79%.

Student to faculty ratio at Augustana College is pretty good: 12:1. Learn more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$39,100
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high - around $38,500 per year. The additional fees at Augustana College not covered by tuition are approximately $600, which comes to a total of $39,100 a year.

Read the details about Augustana College 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
49%
As reported in recent government data, 6,712 applications were submitted and 3,312 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

This school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Augustana College is $35.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Augustana College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (309) 794-7000 or check Augustana College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,900
Medium
Augustana College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Augustana 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
F
Unsafe
Augustana College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,900 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- about $4,900 a year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Augustana College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Augustana College Location and Maps



Post Address: Augustana College, 639 38th St, Rock Island, Illinois 61201-2296, USA
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