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Augsburg College - ACT Scores, Costs and Admissions Data


Augsburg College

Augsburg College

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Augsburg College Description:

Augsburg College sits on an enviable piece of real estate in downtown Minneapolis. Murphy Square, the oldest park in the city, is at the heart of campus, and theater, public transportation, and the Mississippi River are all a short walk away. Augsburg is a master's level institution affiliated with the Evangelical Luthering Church in America. The school offers day classes for traditional college students, and evening and weekend classes for adult and working students. Students come from 43 states and 26 countries. Augsburg has a 13 to 1 student / faculty ratio. The college does well in rankings of Midwest colleges. In athletics, the Augsburg Auggies compete in the NCAA Division III Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference(MIAC).

Admissions Data (2013):

Enrollment (2012):

  • Total Enrollment: 3,645 (2,830 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 44% Male / 56% Female
  • 83% Full-time

Costs (2013 - 14):

  • Tuition and Fees: $33,209
  • Books: $1,200 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $8,556
  • Other Expenses: $2,500
  • Total Cost: $45,465

Augsburg College Financial Aid (2011 - 12):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 98%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 98%
    • Loans: 84%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $18,322
    • Loans: $7,961

Scholarships for Augsburg College (powered by Cappex.com)

Most Popular Majors:

Accounting, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Elementary Education, English, Marketing, Nursing, Psychology

Transfer, Retention and Graduation Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 79%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 41%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 60%

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

Augsburg and the Common Application

Augsburg College uses the Common Application. These articles can help guide you:

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Augsburg College Mission Statement:

mission statement from http://www.augsburg.edu/about/mission.html

"Augsburg College educates students to be informed citizens, thoughtful stewards, critical thinkers, and responsible leaders.

The Augsburg experience is supported by an engaged community that is committed to intentional diversity in its life and work. An Augsburg education is defined by excellence in the liberal arts and professional studies, guided by the faith and values of the Lutheran church, and shaped by its urban and global settings."

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