Abilene Christian University

Acceptance Rate 70.11 %
SAT Average 1,160
2023 Tuition & Fees $40,500
Student Population 4,912
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $22,530

Academic Overview

Abilene Christian University Campus, Abilene, TX
Abilene Christian University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Abilene, Texas. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
Abilene Christian University is one of 19 colleges affiliated with Churches of Christ.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $40,500 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $24,174.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 4,912 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 70.11% and the graduation rate is 60% last year.
The salary after graduation from Abilene Christian University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Abilene Christian's tuition & fees is $40,500. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $24,174.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Abilene Christian. The acceptance rate of Abilene Christian is 70.11% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 14.47%. The average graduation rate is 60% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,530 and 97% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 4,912 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Abilene Christian University is 70.11 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Abilene Christian University is 60 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Abilene Christian University is 79 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Abilene Christian University is 4,912
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Abilene Christian University is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,530 at Abilene Christian University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressAbilene, TX 79699
Online Applicationwww.acuadmissions.org/start/apply.htm
Financial Aidwww.acu.edu/admissions-aid/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.highered.texas.gov/apps/NPC/?Fice=003537
Veterans Tuitionwww.acu.edu/admissions-aid/military-veteran-students/
Disability Serviceacu.edu/alpha

Offered Degrees

Abilene Christian offers 102 major programs through online and on-site education where 3 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree610
Post Bachelor's Degree70
Master's Degree281
Post Master's Degree11
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10
Doctor's degree - professional practice11
Doctor's degree - other10

Special Learning Opportunities

Abilene Christian University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,153)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,750)

Veterans Benefits

Abilene Christian University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges