Fayetteville State University

Acceptance Rate 79 %
SAT Average 920
Tuition & Fees $16,917
Student Population 6,726
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,629

Academic Overview

Fayetteville State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Fayetteville, North Carolina. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $5,309 for North Carolina residents and $16,917 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 6,726 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 79% and the graduation rate is 36% last year.
The salary after graduation from Fayetteville State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $34,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Fayetteville State University are $5,309 for North Carolina residents and $16,917 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $5,765 for in-state students and $16,830 for out-of-state students.
Fayetteville State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
North Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Fayetteville State. The acceptance rate of Fayetteville State is 79% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 20%. The average graduation rate is 36% and the transfer-out rate is 31%. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,629 and 67% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 6,726 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Fayetteville State University is 79 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Fayetteville State University is 36 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Fayetteville State University is 31 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Fayetteville State University is 69 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Fayetteville State University is 6,726
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Fayetteville State University is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,629 at Fayetteville State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Fayetteville State offers 48 major programs through online and on-site education where 16 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
Bachelor's Degree3310
Post Bachelor's Degree72
Master's Degree74
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10

Special Learning Opportunities

Fayetteville State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,437)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,938)

Veterans Benefits

Fayetteville State 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