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Arizona State University - Tempe Computer Science Programs

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

618 Undergraduate Degrees
293 Graduate Degrees
$34,786 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
84% Acceptance Rate

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Arizona State University - Tempe Rankings

ASU - Tempe is ranked #2 out of 6 schools in Arizona.

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

ASU - Tempe has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#18 Most Popular Computer Science Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#23 Most Popular Computer Science Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#46 Most Popular Computer Science Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at ASU - Tempe.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#11 Most Popular Computer Science Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#31 Most Popular Computer Information Systems Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards ASU - Tempe has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#4 Best Computer Science Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#9 Best Value Colleges for Computer Science College Factual
#17 Best Colleges for Computer Science College Factual
#56 Best Value Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences College Factual
#61 Best Computer & Information Sciences Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#75 Best Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences College Factual

Where Is Arizona State University - Tempe?

Location of Arizona State University - Tempe

Contact details for ASU - Tempe are given below.

Contact Details
Address: University Drive And Mill Avenue, Tempe, AZ 85287
Phone: 855-278-5080
Website: www.asu.edu/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/arizonastateuniversity
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/asu

How Do I Get Into ASU - Tempe?

You can apply to ASU - Tempe online at: https://webapp4.asu.edu/uga_admissionsapp/

Admission Requirements for ASU - Tempe

Submission Required?
High School GPA recommended
High School Rank recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations neither required nor recommended
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into ASU - Tempe?

84% Acceptance Rate
48% Of Accepted Are Women
54% Submit SAT Scores
With an acceptance rate of 84%, ASU - Tempe may not be as selective as some schools, but you should not take admittance for granted. Be sure to submit the best application you can.

Approximately 52% of accepted students are men and 48% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 83%, and the acceptance rate for women is 85%.

Average Test Scores

About 54% of students accepted to ASU - Tempe submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 560 and 670. Math scores were between 560 and 680.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Arizona State University - Tempe  ( 560 to 670 )
200
800

SAT Math Scores for Arizona State University - Tempe  ( 560 to 680 )
200
800
ASU - Tempe received ACT scores from 61% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 22 and 29. Math scores were between 23 and 28. Composite scores were between 22 and 29.

ACT English Scores for Arizona State University - Tempe  ( 22 to 29 )
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36
ACT Math Scores for Arizona State University - Tempe  ( 23 to 28 )
1
36
ACT Composite Scores for Arizona State University - Tempe  ( 22 to 29 )
1
36

Can I Afford Arizona State University - Tempe?

$34,786 Net Price
34% Take Out Loans
6.2% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of ASU - Tempe is $34,786. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At ASU - Tempe, approximately 34% of students took out student loans averaging $6,636 a year. That adds up to $26,544 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at ASU - Tempe is 6.2%. 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.

Arizona State University - Tempe Undergraduate Student Diversity

41,182 Full-Time Undergraduates
45% Women
41% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 44,461 undergraduate students at ASU - Tempe, with 41,182 being full-time and 3,279 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  ASU - Tempe

There are also 8,825 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 41,182 full-time undergraduates at ASU - Tempe, 55% are male and 45% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  ASU - Tempe

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Arizona State University - Tempe students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of ASU - Tempe Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 3,540
Black or African American 1,526
Hispanic or Latino 9,242
White 20,153
International Students 3,911
Other Races/Ethnicities 2,810

Geographic Diversity

Arizona students aren't the only ones who study at Arizona State University - Tempe. At this time, all 50 states are represented by the student population at the school.

At this time, 50 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 133 countries are represented at ASU - Tempe. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, India, and Saudi Arabia.

Online Learning at Arizona State University - Tempe

268 Took All Classes Online
23,837 Took At Least One Class Online
-19.1% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 23,837 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at ASU - Tempe has changed over the last few years.

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Online Growth Rankings of ASU - Tempe

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Arizona State University - Tempe was -19.1%. This is the #1,999 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at ASU - Tempe regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Arizona State University - Tempe Computer Science Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Bachelor’s Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Computer Science 0 383 268 25 676
General Computer & Information Sciences 0 195 0 0 195
Informatics 2 25 0 0 27
Other Computer Software & Media Applications 13 0 0 0 13
TOTAL 15 603 268 25 911

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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