Austin Peay State University is ...
NCAA Division I-AA
Ohio Valley Conference
High School GPA
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.81 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.85 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.85 responses
Most Popular Majors
Liberal Arts and Humanities335 Graduates
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies158 Graduates
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Administration94 Graduates
Computer and Information Studies81 Graduates
Teacher Education for Multiple Levels73 Graduates
Social Work and Youth Services52 Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 54 responsesReport
Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.98 responses
- of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.120 responses
After Austin Peay State University
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.56 responses
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Austin Peay State University Reviews
Review Austin Peay State University
The dorms and apartments are great! Until a student who is paying his/her own way through college sees the cost of the cheapest dorm is as much as their tuition! This is a big reason a large percentage of students commute. Also, people who have lived or are living on campus have said "good luck..." after mentioning living on campus next semester. The distance from class is not too bad unless you live in an apartment, which are on the edge of the campus. Overall, if the prices dropped to even two-thirds of my tuition, then I would definitely consider living on campus. Until then, just like me, many others will continue to commute everyday.
Overall, the school is a very good school. Tuition isn't through the roof. I will say my best choice before registering for classes would be to go to "rate my professor." I learned the hard way by just choosing a class and completely wishing i hadnt taken the class. Its always good to hear what other people's advice is, so your able to take heed what is being told to you or your able to use that new knowledge to your advantage. Just enjoy college, its an experience in life you can't forget. Always have your grades and school work come first and you will succeed!
My experience at this university was phenomenal. The university gives you a great experience of having a connection with the community. The reason is that there are a lot of activities that they sponsor on campus. Also, education wise, there are plenty of professors around campus who does not mind helping you with your studies. For example, if you are having a problem in your English class, you do not have to only seek help from the professor that teaches your class. You can also seek help from other professors who teaches English also to help you study.