Troy University

Troy, AL

Troy University

Troy, AL

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Tuition & Fees

$12,460

$22,875

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
14%
500-599
46%
400-499
35%
300-399
3%
700-800
1%
600-699
3%
500-599
50%
400-499
42%
300-399
3%
30-36
4%
24-29
25%
18-23
53%
12-17
16%
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undergraduateRatios

37%

male

63%

female

17

students

1

faculty

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Not Selective

87%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,382
Declined 764
Total Received 6,146
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Public

12,995

undergraduate students

3,441

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Troy University, founded in 1887, is a public university. Programs are offered through Applied Science Programs and the Colleges of Arts & Sciences, Business, Communication & Fine Arts, Education, and Health & Human Services. Its 1233-acre campus is located in Troy, 50 miles southeast of Montgomery. Branch campuses are located in Dothan, Phenix City and in Montgomery.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 16,436
Established in 1887
Coeducational Coeducational

1233-acre campus in Troy (population: 19,037), 50 miles from Montgomery; branch campus in Phenix City. Served by bus; air serves Montgomery; train serves Birmingham (180 miles).

  • Campus Setting: Small town
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Dannelly Field

Troy University
University Avenue
Troy, AL
36082

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
15%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through freshman year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Men only housing
yes
Women only housing
yes
Disabled student housing

Top Organizations

  • T-Day/Athletic Events (Homecoming)
  • Activities Council
  • Pep Rallies

Top Events

  • Homecoming
  • Honors Convocation
  • Commencement
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Student patrols
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
14%
500-599
46%
400-499
35%
300-399
3%
700-800
1%
600-699
3%
500-599
50%
400-499
42%
300-399
3%
30-36
4%
24-29
25%
18-23
53%
12-17
16%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $30
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.37

Not Selective

87%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,382
Declined 764
Total Received 6,146

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Not Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
application essay
first generation
geographical residence
interview
racial/ethnic status
class rank
recommendation(s)
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

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International Facts

Accepts International Baccalaureate yes
Offers English as a second language yes

Financial Aid

92%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$5,431

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $10,415
Room & board $8,185
Additional fees $2,045
Total $20,645
Average Financial Aid - $5,431
Total with Avg. Aid $15,214

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Not Reported

Non-need-based

Not Reported

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Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-country running
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

soccer

Intramural Sports Men

Basketball, Bowling, Cross-country running, Football, Golf, Tennis, Track and field

Intramural Sports Women

Basketball, Bowling, Cross-country running, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and field, Volleyball

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Divison I

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
Anthropology
Art/Art Studies, General
Athletic Training/Trainer
Biological and Physical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biomedical Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
Business/Managerial Economics
Chemistry, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Dance, General
Economics, General
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature, General
Environmental Science
Health Teacher Education
History, General
Journalism
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Mathematics, General
Music, General
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
Radio and Television
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
Secondary Education and Teaching
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
Social Sciences, General
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Surveying Technology/Surveying
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Internships
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC
  • Air force ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate
  • Doctoral degree - professional
  • Doctoral degree research/scholarship

16,436

total students

70%

in-state

30%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

79%

12,995
students

Female
63%
8,134

Male
37%
4,861

21%

3,441
students

Female
65%
2,220

Male
35%
1,221

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

67%

8,741
students

Female
63%
5,432

Male
37%
3,309

33%

4,254
students

Female
64%
2,702

Male
36%
1,552

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 75%
Student 4 year graduation rate 25%
Student 5 year graduation rate 17%
Student 6 year graduation rate 6%

Student Break-down

4%
Nonresident aliens
30%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Hispanic/Latino
52%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

1,491

Transfer students enrolled

9%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests yes
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

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
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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