Fort Valley State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Fort Valley, Georgia Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

This school is more affordable than other public schools.

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

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$5,772

Avg in-state tuition

$16,494

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Fort Valley State University

Fort Valley State University is a small public university located on a suburban campus in Fort Valley, Georgia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,624, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 52%. The university offers 39 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 35%, and a student-faculty ratio of 23:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $5,772, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $16,494.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

52% 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 52%

Retention Rate 73%

Graduation Rate 35%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 850-960

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-18

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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63%

Female Student Population

23:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

3k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

Black

91%

White

3%

Two or more races

3%

Hispanic

2%

Unknown

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

0%

Asian

0%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

81% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

81%

State Grant Aid

33%

Institution Grant Aid

24%

Pell Grant

81%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,775
State Grant Aid $4,495
Institution Grant Aid $6,218
Pell Grant Aid $5,246
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.