Angelo State University

San Angelo, TX

Angelo State, a public university, was founded as a junior college in 1928, became a four-year college in 1965 and gained university status four years later. Its 268-acre campus is located in San Angelo, a cattle and sheep ranching region. It has one of the largest endowed scholarship programs in the nation: the Carr Academic Scholarship.

Website: www.angelo.edu/

Public
Co-ed
8,752
Undergraduate
Students
(57.1%) 4,996 Women
(42.9%) 3,756 Men
1,635
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
73% of 4,152 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
Not reported
SAT Math
470-560 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
533 average
480-580 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21 average
18-23 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $22,331
Out-of-state: $34,991
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,721
Out-of-state: $21,381
Room and Board
$9,130
Average Percent of Need Met
87%
Average Freshman Award
$11,006
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,496
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
307
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 6% of classes
10-19 students: 18% of classes
20-29 students: 37% of classes
30-39 students: 20% of classes
40-49 students: 9% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

San Angelo Population
95,887
Nearest Metropolitan Area
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
 
Students in College Housing
34% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Rams/Ram Belles
Sororities
4% of women participate
Fraternities
6% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.5% Asian
5.9% Black/African-American
37.0% Hispanic/Latino
3.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
51.8% White
0.1% Unknown
International Students
2.6% from 26 countries
First-Year Students Returning
66.9%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
20.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Moderately Difficult: More than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English   4
Mathematics   4
Science   4
Foreign Language   2
Social Studies   4
History    
Academic Electives   6

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required August 24
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Accepted with or without essay component
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy SAT: No policy as of now
ACT: No policy as of now

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
2601 West Avenue N
City, State, Zip
San Angelo, TX 76909
Phone
(325) 942-2041
Fax
(325) 942-2038
E-mail
admissions@angelo.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$35
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
 
Letters of Recommendation
 
Other
High school class rank required for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
73% of 4,152 applicants were admitted
Women
74% of 2,419 applicants were admitted
Men
72% of 1,733 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,575 (52%) of 3,035 admitted students enrolled
Women
868 (49%) of 1,783 admitted students enrolled
Men
670 (54%) of 1,252 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
Not reported
3.75 and Above
Not reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not reported

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
470-560 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
3%
Score of 600 - 700
10%
Score of 500 - 600
51%
Score of 400 - 500
32%
Score of 300 - 400
3%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW
533 average
480-580 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
2%
Score of 600 - 700
18%
Score of 500 - 600
46%
Score of 400 - 500
32%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
21 average
18-23 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
6%
Score of 24 - 29
20%
Score of 18 - 23
53%
Score of 12 - 17
22%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 12%
Top quarter: 35%
Top half: 72%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $22,331
Out-of-state: $34,991
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,721
Out-of-state: $21,381
Room and Board
$9,130
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$3,280
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
financial.aid@angelo.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003541
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,414 (89.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,127 (79.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,121 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
126 (16.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
87%
Average Award
$11,006
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,014 (86.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,810
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 723 (58.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,508
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 704 (63.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
250 (17.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,076

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
4,246 (79.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,566 (84.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,530 (98.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
418 (15.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$10,925
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,156 (88.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,578
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,377 (62.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,867
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,076 (57.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
979 (19.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,501

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
55%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,496
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/university loans, Alternative loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, Carr Academic Scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
  • Agricultural and Food Products Processing
  • Agriculture, General
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • History, General
  • Homeland Security
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music, General
  • National Security Policy Studies
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Interdisciplinary studies, Health professions and related sciences, Parks and recreation
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration
Special Programs
Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
307
Part-Time Faculty
128
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
54%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 6% of classes
10-19 students: 18% of classes
20-29 students: 37% of classes
30-39 students: 20% of classes
40-49 students: 9% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 42% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 28% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 17% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 10% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
464,554
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
750
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Not available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Professional Accounting, Master of Science, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Agriculture, Master of Security Studies

Master's Programs of Study

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Homeland Security
  • National Security
  • Sports Management

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Location and Setting


San Angelo Population
95,887
Nearest Metropolitan Area
 
Campus Size
268 acres

Weather

Temperature
30.6 average low in January, 92.7 average high in September
Rain
59 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
5 mile(s) from campus in San Angelo
Nearest Train Station
246 mile(s) from campus in Dallas

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
34% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
 
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
 
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Rams/Ram Belles
School Colors
Royal blue and gold

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Football     x x
Golf x x    
Soccer x x    
Softball x x    
Tennis x      
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football    
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Tennis x  
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football x x
Golf    
Soccer    
Softball    
Tennis    
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, bowling, football, golf, racquetball, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, table tennis, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, association of mexican-american students, block and bridle club, air force rotc, university center program council, baptist student union
Sororities
4% of women participate
Fraternities
6% of men participate
ROTC
Air Force ROTC offered on campus

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
8,752
Women
4,996 (57.1%)
Men
3,756 (42.9%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
5,499
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.5% Asian
5.9% Black/African-American
37.0% Hispanic/Latino
3.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
51.8% White
0.1% Unknown
International Students.
2.6% from 26 countries
Average Age
22
All Graduate Students
1,635

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
66.9%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
20.6%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
31.8%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
36.6%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Average Starting Salary
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Not reported

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