Augsburg University

Minneapolis, MN 55454
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Augsburg University is one of the thirty-four private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in Minnesota. The campus is located in an urban area, in Minneapolis.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 3,562 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 436 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 336 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 77%). Every year 62% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Augsburg University's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $36,950, and fees were $665. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $36,950 and $665 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Number of Students3,562
Student to Faculty Ratio13:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
Evangelical Lutheran Church
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate77%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 0 0
Doctor's degree - professional practice 0 13
Master's degree 4 6

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1954 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
10/09/2004 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
04/20/2002 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT958 to 1240
ACT19 to 24
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Recommended
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).

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$1,155/credit
In State Students$1,155/credit
Out of State Students$1,155/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$720/credit
In State Students$720/credit
Out of State Students$720/credit

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 $51,975 $51,975 $51,975
ADN 70 $80,850 $80,850 $80,850
BSN 125 $144,375 $144,375 $144,375
FNP 50 $36,000 $36,000 $36,000
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, 100% of Augsburg University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 50% $4,682
Other Federal Grant 10% $3,533
State Grant & Scholarships 61% $5,436
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 100% $19,637
Federal Student Loans 89% $6,504
Private Loans 13% $13,745


Average Net Price
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$18,640
$30,001 to $48,000$19,225
$48,001 to $75,000$20,858
$75,001 to $110,000$25,176
Over $110,000$31,162

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

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Minnesota state board of nursing.
Augsburg University
2211 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454

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