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Abilene Christian University

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
$28,350
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)
$28,350

ACU Address

ABILENE CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY
1600 Campus Court
ABILENE, TX 79699
General info:(915) 674-2000
Financial aid office:(915) 674-2643
Admissions office:(915) 674-2650University Homepage

Tuition + ACU Housing (2013-2014)


Undergrad Application Fee: $50
Grad Application Fee:$50

Tuition Prepaid:Yes
Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Tuition Alternatives:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:1,856
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 3,786
# of Grad students: 990
# of Part time: 4
Total Students: 4,776
Male

43.5%
Female

56.5%
International

5%
African-American

8%
American Indian

0%
Asian

1%
Hispanic

10%
Pacific Islander

2%
Caucasian

71%
Unknown

2%

Financial Aid

91% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $543

20% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $4,083

99% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $12,723

58% receive student loans and the average amount is $9,782Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
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Special Programs

Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA N/A
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

44% men vs 52% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:4,129
Women Applicants:6,059
Men Admitted:1,836
Women Admitted:3,150

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services

Majors

• Accounting
• Advertising
• Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
• Animal Sciences
• Architecture and Related Services
• Art Teacher Education
• Bible/Biblical Studies
• Biochemistry
• Biology Teacher Education
• Biology/Biological Sciences
• Business Administration and Management
• Chemistry
• Clinical Psychology
• Computer Science
• Counseling Psychology
• Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
• Dietetics/Dietitian
• Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
• Divinity/Ministry
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
• Education
• Educational Administration and Supervision
• Educational Leadership and Administration
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
• Engineering Science
• English Language and Literature
• English/Language Arts Teacher Education
• Environmental Science
• Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
• Finance
• Fine/Studio Arts
• General
• Gerontology
• Graphic Design
• Health and Physical Education/Fitness
• Health/Medical Preparatory Programs
• Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
• History
• History Teacher Education
• Human Development and Family Studies
• Information Resources Management
• Information Technology
• Interior Design
• International/Global Studies
• Journalism
• Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
• Keyboard Instruments
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Management Information Systems
• Marketing/Marketing Management
• Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
• Mathematics
• Mathematics Teacher Education
• Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
• Music
• Music Teacher Education
• Nursing Administration
• Other
• Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries
• Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
• Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
• Physics
• Political Science and Government
• Psychology
• Public Relations
• Public Relations/Image Management
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• School Psychology
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Secondary Education and Teaching
• Social Sciences
• Social Studies Teacher Education
• Social Work
• Sociology
• Spanish Language Teacher Education
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Special Education and Teaching
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric
• Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
• Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
• Superintendency and Educational System Administration
• Theology and Religious Vocations
• Voice and Opera
• Youth Ministry
• Applied Communication
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