Faulkner University

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Faulkner University

5345 Atlanta Hwy

Student Details

The Student Details section provides a numeric overview of the students enrolled at the institution. The data lists the number of total students and breaks down this statistic by gender, full-time vs. part-time students, and student-to-faculty-ratio. With this information, you can determine the school’s size, the availability and popularity of part-time programs compared to full-time programs, and the potential size of classes. This section also discusses the institution’s admissions and retention rate. With this information, you can gain a sense of your own likelihood of obtaining admittance to the institution, as well as how many students typically continue on at the institution after one year.
Total Number of Students 3,262
Number of Men 1,279
Number of Women 1,983
Percentage Women39%
Percentage Men61 %
Full-time Students 2383
Part-time Students 879
Number of Applicants Not Reported
Number of Admitted Not Reported
Full-time Retention Rate (2015) 57%
Student-to-faculty Ratio 15 to 1

Tuition + Costs*

The Cost section provides an overview of how much it will cost to attend the institution for the full academic year. The section discusses the average annual cost of tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and extra expenses and fees. With this information, you can estimate how much it may cost you to attend the institution yourself.
yesTuition payment plan
In-state Tuition $17,500
Books and Supplies $1,800
On Campus Room and Board $7,130
In-state Fees $1,780
Out of State Tuition $1,780
Application Fee $25
Estimated Total$30,015

Net Price + Financial Aid*

The Net Price & Federal aid provides an overview of the average amount of financial aid awarded to undergraduate and first-time students enrolled in the institution, as well as the percentage of students that received aid. The types of financial aid that is reported includes scholarship aid, institutional grant aid, federal grant aid, state/local grant aid, Pell grant aid, and federal student loan aid. With this information, you can get a feeling for the types of financial aid that you might receive once you are enrolled in the institution.
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid 80%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$7,638
Percent of full-time, first-time undergraduates receiving federal grant aid 54%
Average amount of federal grant aid received by full-time, first-time undergraduates $4,716
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 56%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $4,257
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 71%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $7,888
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The Degrees section provides an overview of the top area of studies that are awarded by the institution and the number of degrees that are awarded at each level. The degree types are classified by the US Department of Education’s CIP code system. With this information, you can begin to determine whether the institution offers the particular area of study and degree level that you would like to pursue.

Degrees Offered

yesAssociate’s Degree
yesBachelor’s Degree
yesMaster’s Degree
yesDoctor’s Degree – research/scholarship
yesDoctor’s Degree – professional practice

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Business Administration and Management, General204
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General99
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies85
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor38
Management Science25
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration21
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management17
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies16
Elementary Education and Teaching16
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching11
Dispute Resolution9
English Language and Literature, General8
Legal Studies, General8
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General7

Degrees Awarded by Level

Bachelor's Degree512
Master's Degree98
Associate's Degree18

Additional Services

yesWeekend/evening college
yesAcademic/career counseling service
yesEmployment services for students
yesPlacement services for completers

Sports and Athletics

yesNational Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)
yesNCAA or NAIA member for football - Mid-South Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for basketball - Southern States Athletic Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for baseball - Southern States Athletic Conference

Institution’s internet website address http://www.faulkner.edu
School Setting City: Midsize: Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population less than 250,000 and greater than or equal to 100,000.
Geographic RegionSoutheast AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC SC TN VA WV
PresidentMichael D. Williams
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is NOT part of a system or corporate entity
Opeflag Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Institutional control or affiliationPrivate not-for-profit (religious affiliation) - Churches of Christ
Dual credit Yes
Calendar system Semester A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.
Admission test scores
All data has been taken directly from the US Department of Education's IPEDS Data Center and reflects information that was self-reported by the institution for the 2012-2013 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Refer to our glossary for additional reference for the information given above.