Auburn University

Auburn, AL 36849

Located in Auburn, Alabama, Auburn University is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 18,256 and 14,704 students were accepted.

Auburn University's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $9,072 and fees $1,624. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $27,216 and $1,624 respectively.


Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio19:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate91%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. RN to BSN
  3. Family Nurse Practitioner
  4. Masters degrees (MSN)

    The joint Auburn University and Auburn University (Montgomery) Master of Science in Nursing program offers specialties for Nurse Educator and Primary Care Nurse Practitioner.  The jointly operated program is a demanding and challenging program designed to offer a wide range of academic opportunities and diverse resources.

    Admission Requirements

    1. A BSN from an accredited university or college
    2. Total grade point average of 3.0 or higher
    3. Current unencumbered license as a Registered Nurse
    4. Three letters of reference
    5. Personal Statement describing reasons for seeking the MSN

    Admissions for the program is competitive and enrollment with only applicants meeting all admission requirements being considered. Selected applicants may be asked to interview with the admission committee and or other faculty as part of the admission process.

    The RN license requirement may be waived for applicants completing their BSN during the semester. Students who are granted a waiver are required to obtain a license in the first 6 weeks in the first semester of study or be unable to continue in any clinical hours.

    Applicants accepted into the program are required to complete the intent to enroll form and all related materials within the pre-designated period of time after receiving email notification of acceptance or forfeit their place in the program.

    Students in the program may be asked to submit to a criminal background check.

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 161
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Postbaccalaureate certificate 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's degree 49

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Auburn University

Columbus State University
32.34 miles away
Auburn University at Montgomery
43.58 miles away
Troy University
61.9 miles away
West Georgia Technical College - Coweta Campus
66.04 miles away
University of West Georgia
70.54 miles away
Georgia Southwestern State University
82.88 miles away
Gordon State College
82.95 miles away
Jacksonville State University
85.64 miles away
Clayton State University
95.53 miles away
Chattahoochee Technical College - Paulding Campus
97.84 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/06/1922 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
12/01/1981 - 06/30/2007
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
12/01/1981 - 12/31/2006
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
04/21/2007 - Current

Admission to School


Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading530 to 620
SAT: Math530 to 640
SAT: Writing520 to 620
ACT Composite24 to 30
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations 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

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$15,591
30k to 48k$19,655
48k to 75k$23,286
75k to 110k$24,591
Over 110k$25,402
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $378.00 $1,134.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $504.00 $1,512.00

Student Population













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

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

University of Alabama School of Nursing Scholarships

The School of Nursing at UAB several scholarship programs. The School's scholarship portfolio consists of 59 scholarships. 

AC3/Epson Endowed Scholarship

Applicants must be juniors who are enrolled in Auburn University's Raymond J. Harbert College of Business with a declared major in the marketing field.

ABB, Inc. Endowed Scholarship

Applicant must be enrolled in Auburn University's Samuel Ginn College of Engineering with a declared major of chemical, electrical or mechanical engineering and specialize in pulp and paper.

A. W. and Robbie Todd Endowed Scholarship

Applicants must be enrolled in the Auburn University College of Agriculture, have financial need, come from a small family farm and have a documented disability.

Adams Family Endowed Scholarship

Applicants must be incoming freshmen who have been awarded either the Spirit of Auburn University or Academic Charter Scholarship who have financial need and are enrolled in the College of [...]

More scholarships

Data source: (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Alabama state board of nursing
Auburn University

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