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  • Fayetteville State UniversityAdmissions & Enrollment

    Number of students in online programs9451
    Acceptance rate (campuswide)50.3%2
    Minimum / average high school GPA for acceptance2.5 / 2.95
    Average ACT score of accepted students183
    Admissions tests acceptedACT or SAT
    Admissions essay required?Yes
    Admissions interview required?No
    References required?No
    Other admissions requirementsNon-refundable application fee of $40
  • Fayetteville State UniversityTuition & Aid

    In-state tuition (per online credit hour*)$1144
    In-state tuition (per on-campus credit hour)$2624
    In-state tuition for academic year (including fees)$4,8851
    Out-of-state tuition (per online credit hour*)$2624
    Out-of-state tuition (per on-campus credit hour)$7244
    Out-of-state tuition for academic year (including fees)$16,4931
    Financial Aid Availability
    Financial aid availableYes
    % of undergraduates receiving need-based financial aid88%2


    • *The cost per online credit hour does not include distance education fees or other expenses such as books and exam proctoring fees.
  • Fayetteville State UniversityAcademics & Faculty

    Regional accrediting bodySACS
    Online psychology programs offeredBachelor of Science
    First online program offered inNot available
    Grad school accredited by the APA?Not applicable
    Psychology Coursework
    Foundational CoursesGeneral Psychology; Statistics for Psychology; Theories of Learning; Developmental Psychology; Research Methodology; Social Psychology; Introduction to Biopsychology; History and Systems of Psychology; Abnormal Psychology
    Full-time online instructional facultyNot available
    Instructional faculty with PhD (Psychology Department)164
    Tenured faculty (campuswide)45%5
    Average experience teaching onlineNot available
  • Fayetteville State UniversityServices & Support

    Online program same as campus?No
    Student to student engagementYes
    Online chatroomsYes
    Web conferencing (webinars)Yes
    Skype or other visual softwareYes
    Student Support
    Academic advisingYes
    Career placement assistance?Yes
    Access to digitized library materials?Yes
    24-7 technical support?No
    Live tutoring?No
    Instructor response expected withinNot available
    One-year new student retention rate74%1
    Graduation rate35%1
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