Fact Sheet

Enrollment (2016-17)

Total Students 10,020
Female 69%
Ethnic* 52%
International 3%
Total Undergraduate Enrollment 5,770
Full-time 91%
Female 66%
Ethnic* 54%
International 3%
Traditional Undergraduate 5,344
Full-time 95%
Female 65%
Ethnic* 53%
International 3%
First-time Freshmen 1,137
Full-time 100%
Female 68%
Ethnic* 54% (32% Hispanic)
International 3%
Professional Undergraduate Students 426
Female 82%
Ethnic* 75%
Part-time 60%
Total Graduate 4,250
Full-time 47%
Female 73%
Ethnic* 48%
International 3%
American Language and Culture Institute 22

*Ethnic category includes Black, Asian, Hispanic, American Indian or Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, and Two or More Ethnicities.

Degrees Granted (2015-16)*
Undergraduate 1,710
Graduate 1,616
  • Master’s
1,507
  • Doctorate
119
Total degrees granted 3,336

*Data from IPEDS Completion (10-15-16)

Full-time Equivalent Enrollment (FTE, Fall 2016)*
Undergraduate 5,429
  • Traditional
5,173
  • Professional
257
Graduate 2,749
Total Full-time Equivalent Enrollment 8,179

*FTE based on Common Data Set definition: FTE = Total FT + 1/3 PT

Freshman-to-Sophomore Retention* 86%
Six-year Graduation Rate (2010 Cohort)* 70%

*Data from 2016-17 Common Data Set

Overall Student-to-Faculty Ratio* 12:1 (8,179/707)
Undergraduate Student : Faculty Ratio 13:1 (5,429/425)
Graduate Student : Faculty Ratio 10:1 (2,749/281)

*Student-to-Faculty Ratio = FTE students / FTE teaching faculty (administrative faculty not included)

Full-Time Teaching Faculty Data
Full-time Teaching Faculty 458
  • Graduate
194
  • Undergraduate
264
  • Terminal degrees
61%
  • Ethnic
28%
  • Female
52%
Other Faculty
Adjunct faculty 721
  • Graduate
246
  • Undergraduate
475
Part-time Teaching Faculty 27
  • Graduate
15
  • Undergraduate
12
Academic Administrators 44
  • Full time
42
  • Part time
2
Financial Data (2015-16)
Annual Fund Giving $2,398,367
Value of Academic Funding $3,370,727
Total Combined Giving $10,293,825
Annual Budget $232,250,000
% Budget Supporting Instruction 39.1%
% Budget Supporting Student Services 14.8%
Book Value of Endowment $68,714,161
Financial Aid Data (2015-16)
% Undergraduates Receiving Any Financial Aid 95%
Total Aid Given to Undergraduate Students $136,012,232.56
First-Time Freshmen Test Score Averages
SAT Composite 1053
SAT Verbal 530
SAT Math 523
Year-Long Numbers (2015-16)
Total Students 11,631
  • Total Undergraduate
6,379
  • Total Graduate
5,252

Note: For more-detailed information, visit apu.edu/oira/commondata/ or apu.edu/oira/statistics/. Also, “Total Students” from the current year’s enrollment and past years’ yearlong numbers do not include American Language and Culture Institute enrollments or other non-degree-seeking enrollments.

Last updated February 15, 2017