Austin Peay State University

Clarksville, TN, USA
3.96 Average Rating

Named for a former state governor, Austin Peay State University is a public institution in north Tennessee. Austin Peay is home to colleges of Arts & Letters, Business, Education, Health Sciences, and STEM conferring undergraduate degrees. In addition to classroom facilities, APSU hosts the Center of Excellence for Field Biology and the Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts. Additionally, the campus is marked by several sinkholes known as “bowls” which function as student hangout spaces for relaxing or playing games.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Small city
In-State Students
93%
Out-Of-State Students
7%
0
100
89%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 21
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1011
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision August 21, 2019
Spring Regular Decision December 14, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Total Number of Students
10,463
Total Number of Undergrads
9,591
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
16%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
37%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
18:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$11,984
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$6,216
Out-of-State Tuition
$21,456
Students Receiving Financial Aid
93%
Average Aid Per Year
$7,788
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
42%
58%
Student Organizations
158
Size of Town
Small city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Clarksville
Nashville
Memphis
Atlanta
Knoxville
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$34,100
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What Students Are Saying

3.96 Average Rating
Austin Peay is a wonderful college that accommodates every student. I highly recommend Austin Peay to everybody I know, because the teachers and staff are incredibly helpful. After hearing other people talk about their college, I am certain that Austin Peay is above average.
Stephanie from Indian Mound, TN
Austin Peay is a very diverse and beautiful school. There are always new and fun ways to get involved in the campus life and ways to show your school spirit. The food, people, campus together is just amazing!
Jacqueline from Nashville, TN