Ave Maria UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Ave Maria, Florida Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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

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$21,854

Avg tuition

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About Ave Maria University

Ave Maria University is a small private university located on a rural campus in Ave Maria, Florida. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,177, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 85%. The university offers 33 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 58%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $21,854.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

85% 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 85%

Retention Rate 74%

Graduation Rate 58%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1040-1230

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-28

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

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

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52%

Female Student Population

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

1k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

63%

Hispanic

14%

Unknown

12%

Black

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Asian

3%

Two or more races

Information not available

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Socio-Economic Diversity

31% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

31%

State Grant Aid

40%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

31%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,923
State Grant Aid $5,757
Institution Grant Aid $16,084
Pell Grant Aid $4,669
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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.