Abilene Christian UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Abilene, Texas Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

This school is more affordable than other schools.

Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$36,300

Avg tuition

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About Abilene Christian University

Abilene Christian University is a medium-sized private university located on an urban campus in Abilene, Texas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,292, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 61%. The university offers 61 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 61%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for students are $36,300.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

61% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 61%

Retention Rate 79%

Graduation Rate 61%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1015-1230

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-28

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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63%

Female Student Population

15:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

5k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

58%

Hispanic

18%

Black

13%

Two or more races

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Unknown

2%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

30% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

30%

State Grant Aid

37%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

30%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,947
State Grant Aid $3,445
Institution Grant Aid $18,865
Pell Grant Aid $4,636
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.