Austin Peay State University

Clarksville, TN

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 7,490
Graduate Enrollment: 1,191
Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Medium City (100k-250k)
Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential // medium full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 93.43%

Male/Female: 40% / 60% (2017)

First generation college students: 39.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 20.7% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.7% (2017)

Test scores for admission: Required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,085


2022 Median Admit ACT: 21
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 18 - 24

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 55.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 31.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 21.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 13.7% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 56.2%
Black: 21.3%
Hispanic: 9.6%
Asian: 2.2%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.3%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.2%
2+ races: 6.4%
Non-resident alien: 0.5%
Unknown race: 3.3%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $23,439
In-State tuition: $8,431
Out-of-State tuition: $13,975

Estimated books and supplies: $1,250 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $12,056 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $8,370 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $12,124 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $8,370 (2022)

Average Family Income: $51,329 (2017)
Median Family Income: $31,930 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 46.8%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 41.4%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $20,547 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $218 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $11,921
$30k-48k $13,230
$48k-75k $16,740
$75k-110k $18,782
$110k+ $18,042

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 23%
6-year graduation rate: 42%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 93.0% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $20,547 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $10,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $13,250 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $14,250 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 55.9% (2015)
@3 year 62.0% (2017)
@5 year 71.3% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 32.8% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 37.1% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $37,418 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $42,317 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Agriculture, General. 37 $18,625 $200 $31,949 ($2,662) $35,349 ($2,946)
Master's Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 14 $466 $42,996 ($3,583) $40,680 ($3,390)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 52 $25,000 $254 $38,975 ($3,248) $39,648 ($3,304)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 20 $257 $49,149 ($4,096) $44,863 ($3,739)
Associate's Degree Engineering Technology, General. 9
Bachelor's Degree Engineering Technology, General. 38 $26,679 $265
Master's Degree Engineering Technology, General. 2
Associate's Degree Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 1
Bachelor's Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 8 $32,030 ($2,669)
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 41 $25,677 $264 $27,038 ($2,253) $36,534 ($3,045)
Master's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 4
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 378 $17,500 $176 $21,612 ($1,801) $37,417 ($3,118)
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 113 $27,128 $201 $30,905 ($2,575) $36,831 ($3,069)
Master's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 29
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 55 $26,215 $257 $21,635 ($1,803) $36,805 ($3,067)
Master's Degree Biology, General. 4
Graduate/Professional Certificate Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology. 2
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 11 $42,608 ($3,551)
Bachelor's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 28 $25,500 $265 $44,032 ($3,669)
Bachelor's Degree Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 62 $22,810 $133 $63,794 ($5,316) $67,158 ($5,597)
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 111 $27,576 $248 $57,898 ($4,825) $63,880 ($5,323)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 51 $507 $87,205 ($7,267) $102,033 ($8,503)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 2
Bachelor's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 32 $28,987 $265 $37,484 ($3,124) $46,376 ($3,865)
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 19
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 52 $22,605 $236 $35,819 ($2,985)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 32 $52,641 ($4,387)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Business Administration, Management and Operations. 8
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 31 $21,588 $236 $41,282 ($3,440)
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 18 $17,500 $46,944 ($3,912)
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 21 $23,291 $203 $29,593 ($2,466)
Bachelor's Degree History. 27 $19,750 $205 $37,643 ($3,137) $39,052 ($3,254)
Master's Degree History. 14
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 188 $25,000 $236 $28,275 ($2,356) $36,870 ($3,073)
Master's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 13 $49,124 ($4,094)
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 4
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 15 $20,500 $197 $34,567 ($2,881)
Bachelor's Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 9 $36,411 ($3,034)
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 6
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 95 $25,000 $239 $29,756 ($2,480) $33,656 ($2,805)
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 14 $51,861 ($4,322)
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 89 $25,281 $224 $32,202 ($2,684) $45,655 ($3,805)
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 78 $26,000 $265 $32,775 ($2,731) $35,356 ($2,946)
Master's Degree Social Work. 34 $233 $41,835 ($3,486) $48,656 ($4,055)
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 42 $25,500 $217 $30,501 ($2,542) $45,924 ($3,827)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 23 $27,375 $193 $29,424 ($2,452) $32,849 ($2,737)
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 3
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 31 $24,750 $243 $18,622 ($1,552) $32,661 ($2,722)
Bachelor's Degree Music. 21 $31,000 $328 $27,628 ($2,302)
Master's Degree Music. 14
Master's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 15 $225
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 84 $25,000 $246 $26,178 ($2,182) $39,844 ($3,320)
Master's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 21 $49,605 ($4,134) $52,877 ($4,406)
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 55 $30,736 $236 $56,872 ($4,739) $63,551 ($5,296)
Bachelor's Degree Computer Systems Analysis. 12 $24,279 $252
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 12
Master's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 36 $219 $74,265 ($6,189)
Master's Degree Education, General. 48 $407 $43,889 ($3,657) $51,487 ($4,291)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Education, General. 9
Master's Degree Curriculum and Instruction. 23 $48,427 ($4,036) $54,426 ($4,536)
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 15
Bachelor's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 13 $40,929 ($3,411)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $74,196
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 15.0

School's endowment start of year: $35,276,219 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $45,295,305 (2022)