Appalachian State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Boone, North Carolina Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$7,409

Avg in-state tuition

$22,216

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Appalachian State University

Appalachian State University is a large public university located on a rural campus in Boone, North Carolina. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 19,280, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 77%. The university offers 81 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 73%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,409, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $22,216.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

77% 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 77%

Retention Rate 88%

Graduation Rate 73%

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.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1100-1270

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 22-28

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

58%

Female Student Population

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

19k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

82%

Hispanic

7%

Black

4%

Two or more races

4%

Asian

2%

Unknown

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

27% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

27%

State Grant Aid

28%

Institution Grant Aid

36%

Pell Grant

27%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,717
State Grant Aid $3,093
Institution Grant Aid $3,786
Pell Grant Aid $4,665

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.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships