Argosy University-Atlanta

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$13,048

3.09% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$17,257

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

15.6%

Default Rate

2016 Enrolled Students

1,416

23.9% Full-Time

About

Argosy University-Atlanta is a higher education institution located in Fulton County, GA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Argosy University-Atlanta were General Psychology (33 degrees awarded), General Business (8 degrees), and Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (6 degrees).

In 2016, 353 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Argosy University-Atlanta. 72.2% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 27.8% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were black or african american (254 degrees), 3.3 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (77 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Argosy University-Atlanta is $13,048, which is $-12,808 less than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($25,856).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Argosy University-Atlanta is $13,048, which is $-12,808 less than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($25,856).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $17,257.

In 2016, 82% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 72% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$13,048

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Argosy University-Atlanta was $13,048. The cost of tuition at Argosy University-Atlanta is $-12,808 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Doctoral Universities ($25,856).

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Average Net Price

$17,257

2016 Value

9.99%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Argosy University-Atlanta had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $17,257. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Argosy University-Atlanta grew by 9.99%.

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Other Student Expenses

$5,600

Room and Board

$1,000

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Argosy University-Atlanta was of $5,600 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000. The cost of room and board decreased by 0.99% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

82%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

72%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

82% of undergraduate students at Argosy University-Atlanta received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 3.53% with respect to 2015, when 85% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

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15.6%

2015 Default Rate

3079

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Argosy University-Atlanta was 15.6%, which represents 3079 out of the 19780 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

Argosy University-Atlanta received N/A undergraduate applications in N/A, which represents a 0% annual growth. Out of those N/A applicants, N/A students were accepted for enrollment, representing a N/A% acceptance rate.

There were 1,416 students enrolled at Argosy University-Atlanta in 2016, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Acceptance Rate

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Acceptance Rate in N/A

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SAT Scores

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Submission Percentage

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Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Argosy University-Atlanta in N/A submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Argosy University-Atlanta has a total enrollment of 1,416 students. The full-time enrollment at Argosy University-Atlanta is 338 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,078. This means that 23.9% of students enrolled at Argosy University-Atlanta are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Argosy University-Atlanta, both undergraduate and graduate, is 76.8% Black or African American, 14.1% White, 4.87% Hispanic or Latino, 0.706% Asian, 0.282% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0.0706% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Two or More Races.

Students enrolled at Argosy University-Atlanta in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Black or African American Female (57.7%), followed by Black or African American Male (24.4%) and White Female (6.5%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority Black or African American Female (51.6%), followed by White Female (18.1%) and Black or African American Male (13%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

23.9%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Argosy University-Atlanta, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,416 students. The full-time enrollment at Argosy University-Atlanta is 338 and the part-time enrollment is 1,078. This means that 23.9% of students enrolled at Argosy University-Atlanta are enrolled full-time compared with 78.1% at similar Doctoral Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

21%

2016 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 Argosy University-Atlanta was 21%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Doctoral Universities (83%), Argosy University-Atlanta had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    1,087

  2. White

    199

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    69

The enrolled student population at Argosy University-Atlanta is 76.8% Black or African American, 14.1% White, 4.87% Hispanic or Latino, 0.706% Asian, 0.282% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0.0706% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Two or More Races. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Doctoral Universities is 51.9% White, 12.8% Hispanic or Latino, and 9.36% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2016, 157 more women than men received degrees from Argosy University-Atlanta. The majority of degree recipients at Argosy University-Atlanta are black or african american (254 degrees awarded). There were 3.3 times more black or african american graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (77 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Argosy University-Atlanta is General Psychology (33 degrees awarded), followed by General Business (8 degrees) and Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (6 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Argosy University-Atlanta, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Psychology (52 degrees awarded), Public Administration and Social Service (23 degrees), and Education (51 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 Argosy University-Atlanta are Elementary & middle school teachers (2,150,615 people), Registered nurses (1,387,278 people), Accountants & auditors (1,136,344 people), Miscellaneous managers (891,053 people), and Financial managers (450,743 people).

The most specialized majors at Argosy University-Atlanta are Psychology (52 degrees awarded), Public Administration and Social Service (23 degrees), Education (51 degrees), Health (126 degrees), and Business (95 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Argosy University-Atlanta are Public relations specialists, Physicians & surgeons, Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, Financial analysts, and Dentists

The most specialized majors at Argosy University-Atlanta are Psychology (52 degrees awarded), Public Administration and Social Service (23 degrees), Education (51 degrees), Health (126 degrees), and Business (95 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 Argosy University-Atlanta are Elementary & secondary schools (3,540,602 people), Hospitals (1,979,849 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (712,150 people), Insurance carriers & related activities (701,158 people), and Banking & related activities (527,358 people).

The most specialized majors at Argosy University-Atlanta are Psychology (52 degrees awarded), Public Administration and Social Service (23 degrees), Education (51 degrees), Health (126 degrees), and Business (95 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 Argosy University-Atlanta.

Most Common

  1. 33 degrees awarded

  2. 8 degrees awarded

  3. 6 degrees awarded

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Argosy University-Atlanta was General Psychology with 33 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 98

  2. 255

In 2016, 98 degrees were awarded to men at Argosy University-Atlanta, which is 0.384 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (255).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 43 degrees were awarded to men at Argosy University-Atlanta in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.65 times more than the 26 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 84 degrees were awarded to women at Argosy University-Atlanta in Mental Health Counseling, which is 7 times more than the 12 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

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100% Completion Time

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150% Completion Time

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

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Highest Graduation Rate (N/A%)

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    254 degrees awarded

  2. White

    77 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    12 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Argosy University-Atlanta is black or african american (254 degrees awarded). There were 3.3 times more black or african american recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (77 degrees).

1.13% of degree recipients (4 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Black or African American Female

    189 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American Male

    65 degrees awarded

  3. White Female

    51 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Argosy University-Atlanta is black or african american female (189 degrees awarded). There were 2.91 times more black or african american female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american male (65 degrees).

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Operations

Argosy University-Atlanta has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $0 (N/A%), compared to the 1.54% average return ($4.18M on $271M) across all Doctoral Universities.

In 2015, Argosy University-Atlanta had a total expenditure of $18M. Of that $18M, they spent $7.71M on salaries and $18M on benefits.

Argosy University-Atlanta employs 9 Associate professors, 8 Assistant professors, and 7 Professors. Most academics at Argosy University-Atlanta are Female Associate professors (9), Female Professors(6), and Female Assistant professors (6).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Argosy University-Atlanta are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 29 employees, Management, with 15 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 4 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A

2015 Endowment

0%

growth from 2014

Argosy University-Atlanta has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of Argosy University-Atlanta stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $N/A approximately the same as than the median endowment of Doctoral Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $2.84M - Federal

  2. $28.9k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Argosy University-Atlanta received $2.84M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $28.9k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

Expenditure values can vary depending on whether the institution is public or private, and are not available for private-for-profit schools.

$7.71M

Salary Expenditure

$18M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Argosy University-Atlanta had a total expenditure of $18M. Of that $18M, they spent $7.71M on salaries and $18M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

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Salary Expenditure

$7.71M

2015 Salaries

9.27%

decline from 2014

In 2015, Argosy University-Atlanta paid a median of $7.71M in salaries, which represents 42.9% of their overall expenditure ($18M) and a 9.27% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 0% growth from 2013 and a 0% growth from 2012.

The median for similar Doctoral Universities is 206M (43.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$1.9M

Instructional Salaries

26

Number of Employees

In 2015, Argosy University-Atlanta paid a total of $1.9M to 26 employees working as instructors, which represents 24.6% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $62.1M (30.2%) for similar Doctoral Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor

Most Common Instructor

9 Employees

Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

29 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at Argosy University-Atlanta were Associate professor with 9 employees; Assistant professor with 8 employees; and Assistant professor with 7 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Argosy University-Atlanta were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 29 employees; Management with 15 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 4 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Associate professor

  2. Female Professor

  3. Female Assistant professor

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Argosy University-Atlanta was Female Associate professor with 9 employees, Female Professor with 6 employees, and Female Assistant professor with 6 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Argosy University-Atlanta.

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