Adams State University
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Adams State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Alamosa, Colorado. Adams State ranked 9th in Colorado Colleges and 10th in Federal Region VIII.
It has a total enrollment of 3,138 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. Adams State's acceptance rate is 99.83% last year (undergraduate school).
Adams State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
The following table shows the basic characteristic of Adams State University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
|Address||208 Edgemont Blvd, Alamosa, CO 81101|
|Net Price Calculator||https://www.adams.edu/netpricecalculator/|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (larger programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship|
Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics
The acceptance rate of Adams State University is 99.83% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.55%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $30 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||99.83 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||18.55 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$30|
|Graduate Application Fees||$30|
Tuition & Fees
Adams State's 2023 tuition & fees is $9,776 for Colorado residents and $21,848 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 21.83% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($17,933).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $10,425 for Colorado residents and $13,161 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 20.79% compared to the last year's rate.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$9,776||$21,848|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$10,425||$13,161|
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 3,138 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,116 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Adams State has 1,835 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,303 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Degree Information and Campus Life
Adams State offers 40 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 9 out of the 40 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Adams State
|Number of programs||40 Programs|
|Number of online programs||9 Programs|
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|