Arizona State University - Tempe Overview
Arizona State University - Tempe is a public institution situated in Tempe, Arizona. Tempe is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.
What Is Arizona State University - Tempe Known For?
- The highest degree offered at ASU - Tempe is the doctor's degree.
- In 2017-2018, 78% of the faculty were full-time.
- After graduation, ASU - Tempe bachelor's degree recipients go on to jobs where they make $47,700 a year. That's about 17% more than their peers at other schools.
Arizona State University - Tempe Rankings
ASU - Tempe is ranked #276 out of 1,715 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2021 Best Colleges list. It is also ranked #1 out of 18 schools in Arizona.
The following table lists the notable rankings from College Factual that ASU - Tempe has received.
Notable Undergraduate Rankings for ASU - Tempe
|Best Colleges for International Students||74|
|Best Colleges for Veterans||108|
|Best Colleges for Diversity||114|
|Best Colleges for the Money||392|
|Best Colleges for Non-Traditional Students||431|
Where Is Arizona State University - Tempe?
Contact details for ASU - Tempe are given below.
|Address:||University Drive And Mill Avenue, Tempe, AZ 85287|
How Do I Get Into ASU - Tempe?
You can apply to ASU - Tempe online at: https://webapp4.asu.edu/uga_admissionsapp/
Admission Requirements for ASU - Tempe
|High School GPA||recommended|
|High School Rank||recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||recommended|
|Recommendations||neither required nor recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into ASU - Tempe?
Approximately 52% of accepted students are men and 48% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 83%, and the acceptance rate for women is 85%.
Average Test Scores
About 54% of students accepted to ASU - Tempe submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 560 and 670. Math scores were between 560 and 680.
Can I Afford Arizona State University - Tempe?
Net Price by Income Group for ASU - Tempe
|$0-30 K||$30K-48K||$48-75||$75-110K||$110K +|
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At ASU - Tempe, approximately 34% of students took out student loans averaging $6,636 a year. That adds up to $26,544 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at ASU - Tempe is 6.2%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.
Arizona State University - Tempe Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 8,737 graduate students at the school.
Of the 38,814 full-time undergraduates at ASU - Tempe, 56% are male and 44% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Arizona State University - Tempe students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||1,390|
|Hispanic or Latino||7,893|
Arizona students aren't the only ones who study at Arizona State University - Tempe. At this time, all 50 states are represented by the student population at the school.
At this time, 50 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 133 countries are represented at ASU - Tempe. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, India, and Saudi Arabia.
Online Learning at Arizona State University - Tempe
The following chart shows how the online learning population at ASU - Tempe has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 36th most popular in Arizona for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of ASU - Tempe
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Arizona State University - Tempe was -19.1%. This is the #2,659 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at ASU - Tempe regardless of major.
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at ASU - Tempe ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at ASU - Tempe.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods||#52|
|Communication & Media Studies||#123|
|Communication & Journalism||#186|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||#242|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||#352|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Arizona State University - Tempe Majors
In 2017-2018, Arizona State University - Tempe awarded 20,802 undergraduate degrees and 6,384 graduate degrees. The table below shows the number of awards for each major.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.