Athens State University

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Athens State University, located in Athens, Alabama, offers a comprehensive selection of academic and degree programs for transfer students looking to continue a specific educational path. The university offers very flexible courses specifically designed to accommodate full-time as well as part-time working adults. Athens University offers several flexible scheduling options. You can attend classes during the day, at night, on campus or online.

The 40 plus degree programs at Athens State University are offered through the following colleges:

  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • College of Business
  • College of Education

General Information

Admission Office

300 North Beaty Street

Athens, AL 35611

(256) 233-8220

(800) 522-0272

Fax: (256) 233-6565

[email protected]

Contact: Necedah Henderson

Coordinator of Admissions
Main Address

300 North Beaty Street

Athens, AL 35611

(256) 233-8100


Total undergrads: 3,336

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,114


Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 797
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 25
Biology and Biological Sciences 25
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Programs 283
Accounting 67
Business Administration and Management 141
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Programs, Other 48
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration 27
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 22
Computer and Information Sciences 22
Education 241
Elementary Education and Teaching 175
Kindergarten/preschool Education and Teaching 20
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 13
Special Education and Teaching 25
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education 8
English Language and Literature/letters 30
English Language and Literature 30
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences 11
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 11
History 9
History 9
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 38
Criminal Justice/safety Studies 24
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/technician 14
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 27
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 27
Mathematics and Statistics 23
Mathematics 23
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies 33
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other 33
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies 5
Sport and Fitness Administration/management 5
Physical Sciences 2
Chemistry 2
Psychology 18
Psychology 18
Social Sciences 24
Political Science and Government 3
Social Sciences 16
Sociology 5
Visual and Performing Arts 6
Art and art Studies 6
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Undergraduate Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Human Resources Management B
Information Resources Management B
Purchasing/Procurement/Contracts C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B


Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Mathematics Education B
Physical Education B
Physics Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Special Education B
Trade/Industrial Education B

Engineering Technologies

Instrumentation Technology B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B


History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B


Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Behavioral Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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