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Fort Valley, founded in 1895, is a public, multipurpose university. Its 630-acre campus is located in Fort Valley, 20 miles southeast of Macon.

Website: www.fvsu.edu/

Public
Co-ed
2,359
Undergraduate
Students
(60.4%) 1,425 Women
(39.6%) 934 Men
417
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
53% of 3,684 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
 

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
2.87
SAT Math
445 average
400-490 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
467 average
433-500 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
18 average
16-20 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $22,106
Out-of-state: $35,182
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $6,664
Out-of-state: $19,740
Room and Board
$8,084
Average Percent of Need Met
94%
Average Freshman Award
$9,034
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
117
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 23% of classes
10-19 students: 26% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 10% of classes
50-99 students: 4% of classes
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Campus Life

Fort Valley Population
9,096
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
34% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Wildcats
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.3% Asian
92.1% Black/African-American
1.8% Hispanic/Latino
2.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
3.1% White
0.1% Unknown
International Students
Not reported
First-Year Students Returning
74.4%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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