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Armstrong Atlantic State University is a public institution that was founded in 1935. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,813, its setting is city, and the campus size is 250 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Armstrong Atlantic State University's ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (South), Tier 2. Its in-state tuition and fees are $5,734 (2012-13); out-of-state tuition and fees are $17,348 (2012-13).
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Founded in 1935 and situated on the Atlantic coast, Armstrong is a dynamic public university with more than 7,500 students from across Georgia and 69 countries. Its location, just 15 minutes from historic downtown Savannah and 25 miles from Tybee Island beach, makes this 268-acre arboretum campus a popular destination for students who seek a unique college environment that brims with learning and career opportunities.
|School type||public, coed college|
When applying to Armstrong Atlantic State University, it's important to note the application deadline is July 15. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due June 29. The application fee at Armstrong Atlantic State University is $25. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 75.6 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2011 acceptance rate||75.6%|
|Application deadline||July 15|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||June 29|
The student-faculty ratio at Armstrong Atlantic State University is 19:1, and the school has 33.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Armstrong Atlantic State University include: Health Professions and Related Programs; Education; Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and English Language and Literature/Letters. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 68.8 percent.
Armstrong Atlantic State University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,813, with a gender distribution of 35.9 percent male students and 64.1 percent female students. At this school, 20.0 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 80.0 percent of students live off campus. Armstrong Atlantic State University is part of the NCAA II athletic conference.
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|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA II|
Campus Info & Services
Armstrong Atlantic State University offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring and health service. Armstrong Atlantic State University also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Armstrong Atlantic State University.
|Students who have cars on campus||N/A|
|Health insurance offered||No|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||No|
Paying for School
At Armstrong Atlantic State University, 64.0 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $3,000.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|In-state tuition and fees||$5,734 (2012-13)|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$17,348 (2012-13)|
|Room and board||$8,946 (2012-13)|
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* Overview details based on 2011 data