Arizona State University - West

Arizona State University - West Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Arizona State University - West, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Arizona State University - West Ranked?

2022 Rankings

Overall Quality

ASU - West was not ranked in College Factual's 2022 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

Is It Hard to Get Into ASU - West?

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Arizona State University - West is 80%. 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 ASU - West is a good fit for you.

Average Test Scores

About 39% of students accepted to ASU - West submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 530 and 630. Math scores were between 510 and 620.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Arizona State University - West  ( 530 to 630 )

SAT Math Scores for Arizona State University - West  ( 510 to 620 )
ASU - West received ACT scores from 65% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 20 and 25.

ACT Composite Scores for Arizona State University - West  ( 20 to 25 )

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Arizona State University - West Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Arizona State University - West is about average at 13 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 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 Arizona State University - West is 77%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  77 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Arizona State University - West

Freshmen Retention Rate

Arizona State University - West has a freshmen retention rate of 86%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  86 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at ASU - West for first-time, full-time students is 50%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  50 out of 100

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Arizona State University - West Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,601 undergraduates at ASU - West with 4,076 being full-time and 525 being part-time.

How Much Does Arizona State University - West Cost?

The overall average net price of ASU - West is $8,101. 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 ASU - West

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$5,508 $6,120 $11,114 $14,426 $16,641

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 ASU - West, 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 ASU - West, approximately 31% of students took out student loans averaging $5,419 a year. That adds up to $21,676 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at ASU - West is 6.3%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do ASU - West Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from ASU - West make about $47,700 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is good news for future ASU - West graduates since it is 20% more than the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year.


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Location of Arizona State University - West

Arizona State University - West is a public institution located in Glendale, Arizona. The city atmosphere of Glendale makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

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Contact details for ASU - West are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 4701 W Thunderbird Road, Glendale, AZ 85306
Phone: 855-278-5080

Arizona State University - West Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Arizona State University - West along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at ASU - West

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 2018-2019, 2,807 students took at least one online class at Arizona State University - West. This is an increase from the 2,464 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 2,807 50
2017-2018 2,464 75
2016-2017 2,321 64
2015-2016 2,043 82
2013-2014 2,052 52

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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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