Fort Valley State University

Fort Valley, Georgia

Overview

Address1005 State University Dr
School Websitewww.fvsu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Fringe

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Fort Valley State University is a small public, 4-year college based in Fort Valley, Georgia that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is post-master's certificate. In the 2019 academic year, 3,217 students applied to Fort Valley State University. Of those students, 1,971 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Fort Valley State University was $4,950, in addition to fees of $1,708. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Fort Valley State University.

Fort Valley State University has a 28% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Fort Valley State University acceptance rate is 61%. To put this into perspective, 1,971 of the 3,217 students who applied to Fort Valley State University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Fort Valley State University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Fort Valley State University had an SAT score between the range of 833 and 1,070. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Fort Valley State University was between 16 and 20 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Fort Valley State University as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Fort Valley State University, the tuition for in-state residents is $4,950. Combined with fees of $1,708, room and board costs of $8,372, other expenses of $5,000 and the $1,500 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $21,530.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $19,738 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Fort Valley State University to $34,610 for out-of-state students.

Students at Fort Valley State University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Fort Valley State University was $5,309 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 78%. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Fort Valley State University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio17:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Fort Valley State University.

Fort Valley State University has a good gender split, with 60% of undergraduates being female and 40% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Georgia residents; in fact, 91% of all students reside in Georgia. However, 9% of students come from out-of-state .

The student to faculty ratio at Fort Valley State University is 17:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Fort Valley State University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 15% students enroll at Fort Valley State University part-time; the other 2,364 students enrolled full-time.

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