Athens State University

300 N Beaty St
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Tuition Policies for Servicemembers and Veterans
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Mission Statement
Special Learning Opportunities
Distance education – undergraduate programs offered
Distance education – graduate programs offered
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)
Student Services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
For-credit instruction programs offered
Noncredit education offered
Workforce Education
Contract Training/Customized Training
Recreational/Avocational/Leisure/Personal Enrichment
English as a Second Language
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2022Full timePart time
Total faculty85104
Research and public service00
Total graduate assistants-0
Average tuition and fees for academic year2022-2023
Undergraduate student tuition and fees
In-state tuition$7,230
In-state fees$2,310
Out-of-state tuition$14,460
Out-of-state fees$2,310
Graduate student tuition and fees
In-state tuition$8,352
In-state fees$1,848
Out-of-state tuition$14,472
Out-of-state fees$1,848
Alternative Tuition Plans and Promise Program
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment planX
Other alternative tuition plan
  • Does not participate in Promise program
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2021-2022
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber awarded aidPercent awarded aidTotal amount of aid awardedAverage amount of aid awarded
Grant or scholarship aid12,48499%$9,627,570$3,876
Pell grants1,05642%$5,711,751$5,409
Federal student loans1,10244%$8,535,084$7,745
Grant or scholarship aid14594%$9,788$218
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid awarded, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in 2021-2022, therefore net price information was not reported.
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Fall 2022
Total enrollment2,894
Undergraduate enrollment2,520
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment687
Graduate enrollment374
Undergraduate Attendance StatusUndergraduate Student Gender
Undergraduate Attendance Status:Full-time: 44%Part-time: 56%Undergraduate Student Gender:Male: 30%Female: 70%
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity:American Indian or Alaska Native: 1%Asian: 0%Black or African American: 13%Hispanic/Latino: 5%Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%White: 76%Two or more races: 3%Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%U.S. Nonresident: 0%
Undergraduate Student Age
Undergraduate Student Age:24 and under: 44%25 and over: 56%Age unknown: 0%
  • Age data are reported for Fall 2021.
Undergraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:Enrolled exclusively in distance education courses: 58%Enrolled in some, but not all, distance education courses: 33%Not enrolled in any distance education courses: 9%
Graduate Attendance Status
Graduate Attendance Status:Full-time: 12%Part-time: 88%
Graduate Distance Education Status
Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:Enrolled exclusively in distance education courses: 99%Enrolled in some, but not all, distance education courses: 1%Not enrolled in any distance education courses: 0%
Undergraduate application fee (2022-2023): $30
  • This institution does not admit full-time first-time degree/certificate-seeking students, therefore admission information was not reported.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in the cohort year, therefore graduation rate information was not reported.
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2021-2022
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramUndergraduate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
  • d identifies programs and award levels that are offered as a distance education program. For program category totals, d is shown if one or more programs in the category are offered as a distance education program.
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General--10-
Category total--10-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General0d-76d-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General3d-26d-
Information Resources Management2d-0d-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management4d1d40d43d
Management Information Systems, General0d-9d-
Project Management0d---
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management5d-13d-
Science/Technology Management0d-24d-
Category total16d1d260d43d
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General--15-
Information Technology--7-
Category total--22-
Education, Other0d-19d-
Educational/Instructional Technology2d---
Elementary Education and Teaching--142-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching--40-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching--16-
Special Education and Teaching, General--25-
Teacher Assistant/Aide1d---
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0d---
Technical Teacher Education--27d32d
Category total3d-269d32d
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General--16-
Category total--16-
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other--13-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management1d-2d-
Category total1d-15d-
History, General--8-
Category total--8-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies2d-8-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management--2-
Category total2d-10-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies--52d-
Category total--52d-
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General--12-
Category total--12-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Behavioral Sciences--12d-
Category total--12d-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, Fitness, and Kinesiology
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management--3-
Category total--3-
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Religion/Religious Studies--3d5d
Category total--3d5d
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General--0-
Category total--0-
Psychology, General--12d-
Category total--12d-
Social Sciences
Political Science and Government, General--5-
Social Sciences, General--7-
Sociology, General--3d-
Category total--15d-
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General--15-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General--3-
Fine/Studio Arts, General--1-
Category total--19-
Grand total22173880
  • No varsity sports data reported for this institution. Data on varsity athletics are submitted annually as required by the Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act (EADA), by all co-educational postsecondary institutions that have an intercollegiate athletics program. For the most recent data collection, EADA did not collect data on varsity athletics for programs that were cancelled due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.
Institutional Accreditation
AccreditorStatusNext Review Date
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on CollegesAccredited since (01/01/1955)12/01/2031
Programmatic Accreditation
Accreditor / ProgramStatusNext Review Date
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levelsAccredited since (10/31/2022)12/31/2027
 No Longer Recognized  National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schoolsAccredited since ((!)09/01/1997)TBD
  • (!) Estimated date
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Criminal Offenses201920202021
a. Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
b. Negligent manslaughter000
c. Rape000
d. Fondling000
e. Incest000
f. Statutory Rape000
g. Robbery000
h. Aggravated assault000
i. Burglary100
j. Motor vehicle theft000
k. Arson000
VAWA Offenses201920202021
a. Domestic violence000
b. Dating violence000
c. Stalking000
a. Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
b. Drug abuse violations000
c. Liquor law violations000
Disciplinary Actions201920202021
a. Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
b. Drug abuse violations000
c. Liquor law violations000
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • The crime statistics displayed only includes On-Campus data associated with the main campus as listed on College Navigator. For statistics associated with each campus location, off campus data, and for additional information covering Hate Crimes, and Fire statistics see
  • The On-Campus data do not include incidents that: (a) took place on public property, including thoroughfares, streets, sidewalks, and parking facilities, that is within the campus, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus; (b) took place on any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) took place on any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students, and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Yellow Ribbon Program (officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Member of Department of Defense Voluntary Educational Partnership Memorandum of Understanding
Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
Educational Benefits, 2021-2022
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 54Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: 5DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 8DoD Tuition Assistance Program - graduates: 7
Average amount of benefits/assistance disbursed through the institution
Average amount of benefits/assistance disbursed through the institution:Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: $4,070Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: $3,189DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: $1,575DoD Tuition Assistance Program - graduates: $2,300
Retention rate is the percentage of undergraduate students who began their studies in academic year 2013-14 and returned in academic year 2014-15
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year202020192018
Default rate0.0%1.9%5.6%
Number in default01952
Number in repayment869952922
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)