Tuskegee University: Review & Facts

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Tuskegee University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,000 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1881 and is the only school located in Tuskegee, Alabama.

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

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
51
Fair
At Tuskegee University you can get your bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Tuskegee University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 51 majors. The most popular concentrations are Engineering, Veterinary, Biology, Psychology, and Agriculture. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
70%
Good
It is worthwhile 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 normally a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Tuskegee University is fair at 70% (above Alabama average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Tuskegee University is low - 47%.

Student to faculty ratio at Tuskegee University is pretty decent - 14:1. Find out more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,100
High
Average tuition cost is fairly high - around $18,600 annually. The additional fees at Tuskegee University beyond tuition are around $1,500; this totals $20,100 a year.

Read the details about Tuskegee 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
53%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 7,529 applications were submitted and 3,987 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

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

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,300
Medium
Tuskegee University provides 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 Tuskegee 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
F
Unsafe
Tuskegee University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,900 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- roughly $4,300 a year.

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

Tuskegee University Location and Maps



Post Address: Tuskegee University, Kresge Center, 3rd Floor, Tuskegee, Alabama 36088-1920, USA
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