Appalachian State University Comparison

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Overview

ASU
Location Boone, NC
Setting Distant Town
Enrollment 20,023
Type Public 4 Year
National Ranking #492
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Website appstate.edu
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Costs

ASU
Tuition (In State) $4,242
Tuition (Out of State) $19,049
Room & Board $9,174
Avg Net Price $10,687
Avg Grant Aid $9,261
% Receiving Grant Aid 61%

Admission

ASU
Applied 18,178
Admitted 14,453
Acceptance Rate 79.5%
Enrolled % 27%
Avg High School GPA 3.98 weighted
Typical High School Grades A-
Admissions Standards Challenging
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 22/27
SAT Range 1070/1240
Submit Test Scores Required
Application Deadline Mar 31, 2022

Academics

ASU
Student to Faculty Ratio 16:1
Popular Majors
  • Business (20%)
  • Education (17%)
  • Communication (8%)
  • Social Sciences (8%)
  • Visual and Performing Arts (8%)

Outcomes

ASU
Graduation Rate 65%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $41,600
Making Student Loan Payments 74%
Median Student Loan Debt $20,500
Median Loan Payment $211

Diversity

ASU
% Men 41%
% Women 59%
Racial Diversity Very Low
HBCU No
% White 85%
% Black 3%
% Hispanic 4%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 3%
% International 1%
% Unknown Race 2%

Students

ASU
% In-State 93%
% Out-of-State 7%

Campus

ASU
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility Yes
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/