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Auburn University

Auburn University, Alabama

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Overview

Student Population
30,440
Auburn University overview
Location Auburn University, Alabama
Online auburn.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Small City
Auburn University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Auburn University, Alabama, Auburn University is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 20,205 prospective students applied, and 16,300 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 4,808 enrolled in the school.  25,806 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,634 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $9,816 plus fees of $1,676. Auburn is ranked 281 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

7/10
Overall
8/10
Academics
5/10
Resources
8/10
Outcomes
5/10
Value

Auburn is rated within the top 36% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Auburn University within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High
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SAT 1150/1320
ACT 25/31
GPA 3.74
Applications Accepted
80.7% 
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2021
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Alabama Resident Tuition
$9,816
In State Costs for Auburn University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,676
Room and Board $13,600
Budget for Other Expenses$5,904
Total One Year Cost$32,196
Out of State Resident Tuition
$29,448
Out of State Costs for Auburn University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,676
Room and Board $13,600
Budget for Other Expenses$5,904
Total One Year Cost$51,828

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$54,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
66% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Auburn University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 22%
Engineering 14%
Education 10%
Communication 6%
Biology 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=100858 IPEDS survey data for Auburn University.

Current students may use the Auburn University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.