Andrews University

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$27,456

2.49% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$21,566

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

4.66%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

57.7%

1,554 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

3,300

68% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

54.9%

201 Graduates

About

Andrews University is a higher education institution located in Berrien County, MI. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Andrews University were Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology (26 degrees awarded), General Business Administration & Management (25 degrees), and General Biological Sciences (24 degrees).

In 2017, 829 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Andrews University. 52.6% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 47.4% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (260 degrees), 1.42 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (183 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Andrews University is $27,456, which is $956 more than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($26,500).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Andrews University is $27,456, which is $956 more than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($26,500).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $21,566.

In 2017, 87% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 46% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$27,456

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Andrews University was $27,456. The cost of tuition at Andrews University is $956 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Doctoral Universities ($26,500).

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Average Net Price

$21,566

2017 Value

2.03%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Andrews University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $21,566. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Andrews University grew by 2.03%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,603

Room and Board

$1,100

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Andrews University was of $9,603 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,100. The cost of room and board increased by 2.82% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

87%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

46%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

87% of undergraduate students at Andrews University received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 2.25% with respect to 2016, when 89% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

4.66%

2016 Default Rate

28

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Andrews University was 4.66%, which represents 28 out of the 601 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Andrews University received 1,554 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 35.7% annual decline. Out of those 1,554 applicants, 896 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 57.7% acceptance rate.

There were 3,300 students enrolled at Andrews University in 2017, and 40% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Andrews University has an overall enrollment yield of 31.3%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

57.7%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

896

Accepted Out of 1,554

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Andrews University was 57.7% (896 admissions from 1,554 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 40.4%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants declined by -35.7%, while admissions declined by -8.29%.

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SAT Scores

40%

Submission Percentage

112

Scores Submitted

40% of enrolled first-time students at Andrews University in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Andrews University has a total enrollment of 3,300 students. The full-time enrollment at Andrews University is 2,244 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,056. This means that 68% of students enrolled at Andrews University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Andrews University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 28.1% White, 19.3% Black or African American, 15.2% Hispanic or Latino, 9.79% Asian, 2.94% Two or More Races, 0.364% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.333% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Andrews University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (14.8%), followed by White Male (11.2%) and Black or African American Female (10.7%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Male (14.6%), followed by Black or African American Male (14.3%) and Hispanic or Latino Male (10.7%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

68%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Andrews University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 3,300 students. The full-time enrollment at Andrews University is 2,244 and the part-time enrollment is 1,056. This means that 68% of students enrolled at Andrews University are enrolled full-time compared with 78% at similar Doctoral Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

88%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Andrews University was 88%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Doctoral Universities (83%), Andrews University had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    928

  2. Black or African American

    637

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    503

The enrolled student population at Andrews University is 28.1% White, 19.3% Black or African American, 15.2% Hispanic or Latino, 9.79% Asian, 2.94% Two or More Races, 0.364% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.333% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Doctoral Universities is 51.5% White, 13.4% Hispanic or Latino, and 9.57% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 94 students (2.85%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 43 more women than men received degrees from Andrews University. The majority of degree recipients at Andrews University are white (260 degrees awarded). There were 1.42 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (183 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Andrews University is Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology (26 degrees awarded), followed by General Business Administration & Management (25 degrees) and General Biological Sciences (24 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Andrews University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Theology (190 degrees awarded), Architecture and Related Services (28 degrees), and Philosophy and Religious Studies (21 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Andrews University are Social workers, all other (159,876 people), Clergy (112,000 people), Architects, except landscape and naval (86,375 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (83,704 people), and Other managers (71,674 people).

The most specialized majors at Andrews University are Theology (190 degrees awarded), Architecture and Related Services (28 degrees), Philosophy and Religious Studies (21 degrees), Language & Linguistics (20 degrees), and Public Administration and Social Service (43 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Andrews University are Surgeons, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Dentists, Sales representatives of services, except advertising, insurance, financial services, and travel, and Physicians

The most specialized majors at Andrews University are Theology (190 degrees awarded), Architecture and Related Services (28 degrees), Philosophy and Religious Studies (21 degrees), Language & Linguistics (20 degrees), and Public Administration and Social Service (43 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Andrews University are Elementary & secondary schools (187,967 people), Architectural, engineering & related services (139,976 people), Religious organizations (129,679 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (121,489 people), and Individual & family services (99,933 people).

The most specialized majors at Andrews University are Theology (190 degrees awarded), Architecture and Related Services (28 degrees), Philosophy and Religious Studies (21 degrees), Language & Linguistics (20 degrees), and Public Administration and Social Service (43 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Andrews University.

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Andrews University was Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology with 26 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 393

  2. 436

In 2017, 393 degrees were awarded to men at Andrews University, which is 0.901 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (436).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 80 degrees were awarded to men at Andrews University in Divinity & Ministry, which is 4.71 times more than the 17 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 40 degrees were awarded to women at Andrews University in Physical Therapy, which is 1.54 times more than the 26 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

26%

100% Completion Time

54%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 26% of students graduating from Andrews University completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 54% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 57% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Asian Female

Highest Graduation Rate (91.7%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Andrews University is Female and Asian (91.7% graduation rate). Across all Doctoral Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    260 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    183 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    141 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Andrews University is white (260 degrees awarded). There were 1.42 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (183 degrees).

4.1% of degree recipients (34 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Male

    134 degrees awarded

  2. White Female

    126 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    110 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Andrews University is white male (134 degrees awarded). There were 1.06 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (126 degrees).

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Operations

Andrews University has an endowment valued at nearly $53.1M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $5.75M (10.8%), compared to the 5.91% average return ($16.9M on $287M) across all Doctoral Universities.

In 2017, Andrews University had a total salary expenditure of $92.3M. Andrews University employs 77 Associate professors, 76 Assistant professors, and 57 Professors. Most academics at Andrews University are Male Professors (45), Male Associate professors(42), and Male Assistant professors (39).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Andrews University are: Office and Administrative Support, with 154 employees, Management, with 75 employees, and Service with 73 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$53.1M

2017 Endowment

8.26%

growth from 2016

Andrews University has an endowment valued at about $53.1M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Andrews University grew 8.26% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $233M lower than than the median endowment of Doctoral Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Doctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $2.58M - Federal

  2. $300k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Andrews University received $2.58M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $300k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$36.8M

2017 Salaries

3.1%

decline from 2016

In 2017, Andrews University paid a median of $36.8M in salaries, which represents 39.9% of their overall expenditure ($92.3M) and a 3.1% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 4.82% decline from 2015 and a 0.948% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Doctoral Universities is 215M (42.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$12.5M

Instructional Salaries

217

Number of Employees

In 2017, Andrews University paid a total of $12.5M to 217 employees working as instructors, which represents 34% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $25.2M (35.5%) for similar Doctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor

Most Common Instructor

77 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

154 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Andrews University were Associate professor with 77 employees; Assistant professor with 76 employees; and Assistant professor with 57 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Andrews University were Office and Administrative Support with 154 employees; Management with 75 employees; and Service with 73 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Male Associate professor

  3. Male Assistant professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Andrews University was Male Professor with 45 employees, Male Associate professor with 42 employees, and Male Assistant professor with 39 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Andrews University.

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