Fayetteville State University: Review & Facts

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Fayetteville State University is a medium four-year, public school with 6,105 students enrolled. This school was established in 1867 and is one of the 8 schools and colleges located in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

Fayetteville State University is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU).

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
Fair
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and doctoral degree are available at Fayetteville State University.

Fayetteville State University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, Nursing, Management, Business, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
79%
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. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Fayetteville State University is fair at 79% (well above North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Fayetteville State University is low - 34%. Approximately 15% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Fayetteville State University is decent -- 17:1. Find out more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,600
High
Average tuition price is slightly high, $14,500 per year. The additional fees at Fayetteville State University not covered by tuition are around $2,100; which makes it a total of $16,600 per year.

Read the details about Fayetteville 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



Acceptance
Rate
60%
Doable
According to government data, 3,943 applications were submitted and 2,381 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Fayetteville State University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,800
Medium
Fayetteville State University provides a distance education program, 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 Fayetteville 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.

Safety
Grade
D-
Unsafe
Fayetteville State University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,700 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, around $3,800 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Fayetteville State 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 numbers, Fayetteville State University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Fayetteville State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Fayetteville State University, 1200 Murchison Rd, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28301-4298, USA
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