Allen UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Columbia, South Carolina Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

This school is more affordable than other private schools

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

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$13,340

Avg tuition

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About Allen University

Allen University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Columbia, South Carolina. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 817, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 53%. The university offers 9 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 22%, and a student-faculty ratio of 17:1. Tuition and fees for students are $13,340.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

53% 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 53%

Retention Rate 56%

Graduation Rate 22%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Ways to Learn

On-campus

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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49%

Female Student Population

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

1k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

Black

92%

Unknown

3%

White

2%

Hispanic

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Two or more races

Information not available

Non-U.S. Citizen

0%

Asian

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

86% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

86%

State Grant Aid

45%

Institution Grant Aid

77%

Pell Grant

86%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,484
State Grant Aid $4,397
Institution Grant Aid $3,716
Pell Grant Aid $5,131
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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.