Arizona State University-West
Glendale, AZ 85306

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 3,663
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 5%
Student to faculty ratio 11:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 617 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
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

78%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Arizona State University-West is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,504 applications and 1,171 students were granted admission. Arizona State University-West is at the #76 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, 61% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 52% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT960 to 1168
ACT21 to 26

Application Fee

$50
Undergrad students
$70
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

Arizona State University-West charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $24,495 and in-state students paid $9,200.

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

$8,692
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$9,200
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$24,495
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 95% of Arizona State University-West's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 48% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,524 (which is 2.1% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Arizona State University-West in 2016-2017, was 131, which is 41% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,983 (which is 6% below the national average.)

$4,524
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$4,983
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
95%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Arizona State University-West has enrolled a total of 3,663 students (2,909 students full-time and 754 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,663 students, 584 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 40% men and 60% women and 3,264 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 399 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 82 students for distance studies.

3,663
Total Enrollment
584
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 48%

Hispanic: 29%

Black/African American: 6%

Non-resident alien: 5%

Asian: 5%

Two or more races: 4%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Arizona State University-West.

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
Education 27% 775 0
Psychology 12% 353
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 10% 282
Social Sciences 7% 190
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 6% 158
English Language And Literature/letters 4% 112
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 3% 81
Visual And Performing Arts 2% 68
History 2% 44
Mathematics And Statistics 1% 38

Graduation & Dropout Rates

65%
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 Arizona State University-West full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

2%
Still enrolled
33%
Dropout rate
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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

$23,400
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Arizona State University-West graduates 6 years after enrollment is $23,400. Last year, out of the total 842 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 699 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,347 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,064 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $23,400 $26,100
Employment Rate 83% 79%
Total Graduates 842 1,347

Campus Location

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