Established in 1895, Fort Valley State University is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium town of Fort Valley (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Georgia. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Fort Valley State University (FVSU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Fort Valley State University (FVSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 127 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. FVSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Fort Valley State University|
|Motto||Be Bold. Be Amazing. Be Prepared.
|Colours||Royal blue and gold|
|Address||1005 State University Drive
|Tel||+1 (877) 462 3878|
|Fax||+1 (478) 825 6057|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|Minority Serving||Historically Black Institution|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||1005 State University Drive
Fort Valley 31030-4313
(478) 825 6307
877 462 3878
|Control Type||Public State|
|Land Grant Institution||Yes|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, high graduate coexistence|
Fort Valley State University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 125,457 physical volumes, 2,384 physical media, 16,500 digital/electronic medium and 313 licensed digital/electronic databases. Fort Valley State University's library has 3 branches.
Fort Valley State University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,400 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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