Fort Valley State University

Fort Valley State University

Fort Valley, Georgia


Fort Valley State University

Fort Valley State University is a public, four or more years institution located in Fort Valley, Georgia. The campus is situated in a fringe town area and is home to 2,293 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How difficult is it to get into Fort Valley State University?

Admission into Fort Valley State University is fairly competitive with an acceptance rate of 52%. Male students have an acceptance rate of 54% compared to female students with an acceptance rate of 51%.

What SAT score is required for Fort Valley State University?

The SAT scores of admitted students range from 850 to 960.

What ACT score is required for Fort Valley State University?

The ACT scores of admitted students range from 16 to 18.

How much does it cost to attend Fort Valley State University?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Fort Valley State University for an academic year is $5,772 (in-state) / $16,494 (out-of-state). Including the cost of living of $14,872 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $5,772 (in-state) / $16,494 (out-of-state) to $20,644 (in-state) / $31,366 (out-of-state) for an academic year. 97% of undergraduate students at Fort Valley State University receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $13,075.

What degrees are offered at Fort Valley State University?

The degrees offered at Fort Valley State University include "bachelor's degree", "master's degree" and "post-master's certificate".

What are the popular majors at Fort Valley State University?

The most popular programs/majors at Fort Valley State University include "Psychology, General", "Criminal Justice and Corrections"" and "Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General".

What is the graduation rate at Fort Valley State University?

The graduation rate at Fort Valley State University is 35%.

What is the debt of graduating Fort Valley State University students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Fort Valley State University students is $22,642 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $34,700.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

Student-to-faculty Ratio

23

Awards Offered

Bachelor's degree

Master's degree

Post-master's certificate

City

Fort Valley

College Type

Public

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Fringe Town

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$8,623

General

Address

1005 State University Dr
Fort Valley, Georgia 31030-4313

College Website

www.fvsu.edu

Phone

(478) 825-6211

Admissions Website

www.fvsu.edu/admissions

Online Application Website

www.fvsu.edu/admissions

Financial Aid Website

www.fvsu.edu/financialaid

Admissions

Fort Valley State University has an acceptance rate of 52%. The acceptance rate of 52% implies that for every 100 students that applied 52 students got accepted. 3,059 students appied to Fort Valley State University. 52% of the students that applied got accepted, and 24% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

3,059

Acceptance Rate

52%

The SAT composite score at Fort Valley State University ranged from 850 to 960. The ACT composite score at Fort Valley State University ranged from 16 to 18.

SAT Composite850 - 960
ACT Composite16 - 18
Application Fee$20
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Costs to Attend

The cost for in-state undergraduate students to attend Fort Valley State University for an academic year can be broken down into $4,064 for tuition, $1,708 for fees, $1,500 for books and supplies, $8,372 for room and board and $5,000 for other expenses.

In-State Tuition and Fees

$5,772
In-state tuition$4,064
In-state fees$1,708
Books and supplies$1,500
Room and board$8,372
Other expenses$5,000

The cost for out-of-state undergraduate students to attend Fort Valley State University for an academic year can be broken down into $14,786 for tuition, $1,708 for fees, $1,500 for books and supplies, $8,372 for room and board and $5,000 for other expenses.

Out-of-State Tution and Fees

$16,494
Out-of-state tuition$14,786
Out-of-state fees$1,708
Books and supplies$1,500
Room and board$8,372
Other expenses$5,000
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Students

Fort Valley State University has 2,293 undergradute students. 39% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 61% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

2,293

Enrollment by gender

39%

39% men

61%

61% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Fort Valley State University is 35%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 31% compared to 39% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Fort Valley State University is 73%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

35%

Graduation Rate by Gender

31%

31% men

39%

39% women

Retention Rate

73%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Fort Valley State University is $34,700 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $19,300 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $45,000.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$34,700

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$19,300 - $45,000

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

57%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Fort Valley State University is 90% compared to 10% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

90%

90% percent_working

10%

10% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Fort Valley State University include "Psychology, General" with 45 graduates followed by "Criminal Justice and Corrections" with 33 graduates, "Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General" with 30 graduates, "Business Administration, Management and Operations" with 28 graduates and "Biology, General" with 25 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Psychology, General45
Criminal Justice and Corrections33
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General30
Business Administration, Management and Operations28
Biology, General25

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.

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