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Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Data & Information Overview

24 awards Ranking Badges
Fair Price Value for Your Money
75% Acceptance Rate
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How Well Is Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Ranked?

#1,872 Best Colleges in Nation
#54 Best Colleges in GA
Nursing Highest Ranked Major

2024 Rankings

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Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College was awarded 24 badges in the 2024 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is nursing.

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Overall Quality

ABAC Tifton is ranked #1,872 out of 2,217 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2024 Best Colleges list.

Out of the 68 colleges in Georgia, ABAC Tifton is ranked at #54.

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Is It Hard to Get Into ABAC Tifton?

75% Acceptance Rate
60% Of Accepted Are Women
15% Submit SAT Scores

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College is 75%. That's higher than the rate at many schools, but still low enough to be considered somewhat selective. If you want to get in, you'll need good grades and to be able to show that ABAC Tifton is a good fit for you.

Average Test Scores

About 15% of students accepted to ABAC Tifton submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 480 and 590. Math scores were between 460 and 540.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College  ( 480 to 590 )

SAT Math Scores for Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College  ( 460 to 540 )
ABAC Tifton received ACT scores from 12% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 16 and 22.

ACT Composite Scores for Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College  ( 16 to 22 )

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Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Faculty

19 to 1 Student to Faculty
81% Full Time Teachers

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, this rate is 19 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College is 81%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  81 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College

65% Freshmen Retention
8% On-Time Graduation Rate

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College is 65%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  65 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at ABAC Tifton is 8%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  8 out of 100

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Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,472 Full-Time Undergraduates
17.6% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
54.2% Percent Women

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 3,990 undergraduates at ABAC Tifton with 2,472 being full-time and 1,518 being part-time.

How Much Does Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Cost?

$7,545 Net Price
36% Take Out Loans
$19,472 Total Student Loans
The overall average net price of ABAC Tifton is $7,545. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for ABAC Tifton

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$5,064 $5,857 $9,086 $11,023 $10,923

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of ABAC Tifton, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At ABAC Tifton, approximately 36% of students took out student loans averaging $4,868 a year. That adds up to $19,472 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at ABAC Tifton is 12.4%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do ABAC Tifton Graduates Make?

$32,130 Avg Salary of Grads
High Earnings Boost
Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from ABAC Tifton make around $32,130 per year during the early years of their employment. Unfortunately, this is 24% less that the average college graduate's salary of $42,485 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


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Location of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College

Georgia State
2,472 Full-Time Undergraduates
Town Campus Setting
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College is a public institution located in Tifton, Georgia. Tifton is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.

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Contact details for ABAC Tifton are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2802 Moore Hwy, Tifton, GA 31793-2601
Phone: 229-391-5001

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Majors

19 Majors With Completions
654 Undergraduate Degrees
Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Other Agriculture 63 $36,159
Agricultural Economics & Business 47 NA
General Business/Commerce 37 NA
Teacher Education Subject Specific 35 NA
Nursing 33 NA
General Biology 24 $24,652
Marketing 24 NA
Horticulture 21 $40,717
Forestry 20 $35,706
Writing Studies 12 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at ABAC Tifton

46% Take At Least One Class Online
11% Take All Classes Online

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2020-2021, 1,749 students took at least one online class at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College. This is a decrease from the 3,334 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2020-2021 1,749 410
2019-2020 3,334 575
2018-2019 870 228
2017-2018 1,210 377
2016-2017 556 114

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Notes and References


*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.


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