Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Tifton, GA 31793-2601

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 3,475
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 10%
Student to faculty ratio 22:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 1,392 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
No
Employment services for students
No
Placement services for graduates

Admission

66%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,085 applications and 1,368 students were granted admission. Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College is at the #64 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 55% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 68% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT820 to 1048
ACT17 to 22

Application Fee

$20
Undergrad students
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Tuition & Fees

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $9,058 and in-state students paid $2,451.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$8,123
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$2,451
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$9,058
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 88% of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 50% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,531 (which is 2.2% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in 2016-2017, was 479, which is 49% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,919 (which is 7.2% below the national average.)

$4,531
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$4,919
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
88%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College has enrolled a total of 3,475 students (2,514 students full-time and 961 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,475 students, 218 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 99 students for distance studies.

3,475
Total Enrollment
218
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 81%

Black/African American: 9%

Hispanic: 6%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Two or more races: 1%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 8 largest majors offered at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences 31% 331
Health Professions And Related Programs 21% 224
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 12% 126
Natural Resources And Conservation 10% 106
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 4% 42
Visual And Performing Arts 3% 28
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 2% 17
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 1% 8

Graduation & Dropout Rates

21%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
57%
Dropout rate
22%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$25,500
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $25,500. Last year, out of the total 1,469 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,293 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,572 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,352 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $25,500 $31,500
Employment Rate 88% 86%
Total Graduates 1,469 1,572

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

Albany State University
36.6 mile away
Darton State College
40.8 mile away
Valdosta State University
45.9 mile away
Bainbridge State College
71.8 mile away
Florida State University
84.9 mile away