Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College

Tifton, GA 31793

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College is one of the 29 public 4-year colleges in Georgia. Its campus is small in size and located in the town of Tifton. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 883 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 583 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 66%).

Every year 23% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $2,501, and fees were $1,002. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $9,239 and $1,002 respectively.


Campus LocaleDistant Town
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio21:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate66%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 14 73
Bachelor's degree 0 8

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1953 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
12/01/1971 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT920 to 1110
ACT17 to 22
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $20
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$104/credit
In State Students$104/credit
Out of State Students$385/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $4,680 $4,680 $17,325
ADN 70 $7,280 $7,280 $26,950
BSN 125 $13,000 $13,000 $48,125
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 88% of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 46% $4,747
Other Federal Grant 16% $196
State Grant & Scholarships 55% $2,664
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 18% $4,874
Federal Student Loans 48% $4,896
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$5,973
$30,001 to $48,000$7,133
$48,001 to $75,000$9,644
$75,001 to $110,000$11,162
Over $110,000$11,072

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Non-resident alien
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Race/ethnicity unknown

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Georgia state board of nursing.

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
2802 Moore Hwy
Tifton, GA 31793

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