Fort Valley State University

Fort Valley, GA

Fort Valley State University

Fort Valley, GA

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Tuition & Fees

$5,832

$16,554

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

39%

male

61%

female

27

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

72%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,117
Declined 1,576
Total Received 5,693
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Public

2,511

undergraduate students

381

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

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

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 2,892
Established in 1895
Coeducational Coeducational
Historically Black college/university yes

Social Networks

630-acre campus in Fort Valley (population: 8,806), 20 miles southeast of Macon; branch campuses in Dublin, Macon, and Warner Robins. Served by bus; air serves Macon; major airport serves Atlanta (100 miles).

  • Campus Setting: Small town

Fort Valley State University
1005 State University Drive
Fort Valley, GA
31030-4313

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
50%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
97%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
5%
Top 1/4
15%
Top 1/2
48%
Bottom 1/2
52%
Bottom 1/4
25%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Application fee $20
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Required of some
Application deadline (final deadline) June 15
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

72%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,117
Declined 1,576
Total Received 5,693

Admissions Factors

Required

Admission test scores
Secondary School GPA
Secondary School Record
Completion of college-prepatory program
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies
Secondary School Rank
Recommendations

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

95%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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Financial Aid

87%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$8,362

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $4,064
Room $4,722
Board $3,650
Additional fees $1,768
Books & supplies $1,500
Total $15,704
Average Financial Aid - $8,362
Total with Avg. Aid $7,342
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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 478 825-6351
F: 478 825-6976
morrisk@fvsu.edu

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Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
Football
Softball
Volleyball
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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Agricultural Economics.
Agricultural Teacher Education.
Animal Sciences, General.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Biotechnology.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Business/Commerce, General.
Business/Managerial Economics.
Chemistry, General.
Commercial and Advertising Art.
Computer and Information Sciences, General.
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services.
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician.
Engineering/Engineering-Related Technologies/Technicians, Other.
English Language and Literature, General.
Environmental Health.
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education.
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General.
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General.
History, General.
History, Other.
Horticultural Science.
Human Development and Family Studies, General.
Information Science/Studies.
Journalism.
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Mass Communication/Media Studies.
Mathematics, General.
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other.
Music Teacher Education.
Organizational Leadership.
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching.
Political Science and Government, General.
Psychology, General.
Social Work.
Sociology, General.
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant.
Visual and Performing Arts, General.
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Biology
  2. Psychology
  3. Criminal Justice

Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Internships
  • Phi Beta Kappa

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Agriculture
  • Computer Science
  • Health Professions
  • Home Economics
  • Natural Science
  • Technologies

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

2,892

total students

68%

in-state

32%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

87%

2,511
students

Female
61%
1,536

Male
39%
975

13%

381
students

Female
75%
285

Male
25%
96

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

87%

2,178
students

Female
61%
1,337

Male
39%
841

13%

333
students

Female
60%
199

Male
40%
134

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Student Break-down

91%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Hispanic/Latino
2%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

7%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: June 15

Spring: November 1

Summer: April 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

60

sesmeter hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 3
Countries most often represented Ghana
India
Jamaica
Nigeria
The Bahamas
The Republic Of Georgia
Special services offered for international applicants
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