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Armstrong State University
Savannah, GA
Armstrong State is a public institution. Founded as a junior college in 1935, it became a four-year institution in 1964. Its 250-acre campus is located 10 miles from downtown Savannah.
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Institution Type Public
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 6,397
   Women 4,211 (65.8%)
   Men 2,186 (34.2%)
Graduate Students 760
Entrance Difficulty  
Overall Admission Rate Not reported
Early Action Offered  
Early Decision Offered  
Regular Admission Deadline  
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.20
SAT Math 487 average
450-530 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 505 average
460-550 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 21 average
19-23 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests X      
Essay       X
Extracurricular Activities       X
Cost of Attendance In-state: $28,583
Out-of-state: $41,403
  Tuition and Fees In-state: $6,332
Out-of-state: $19,152
  Room and Board $11,352
Average Percent of Need Met Not reported
Average Freshman Award Not reported
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
Not reported
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 265
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 37% of classes
30-39 students: 16% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 3% of classes
Savannah Population 142,772
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 48% of freshmen, 20% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division II
Mascot Pirate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.6% Asian
26.0% Black/African-American
8.3% Hispanic/Latino
4.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
56.5% White
0.2% Unknown
International Students 1.5% from 63 countries
First-Year Students Returning 74.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 13.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 30%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported