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Colleges / Austin Peay State University

Austin Peay State University

Clarksville, TN 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate91%
Acceptance Rate91%

About Austin Peay State University

Austin Peay State University is a public, state school in the suburb of Clarksville, Tennessee. Austin Peay State University was founded in 1927. The college enrolls around 10,272 students a year, including 9,087 undergraduates.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Austin Peay State University

It is moderately difficult to get into Austin Peay State University. Around 91% of applicants get into Austin Peay State University each year. In 2022, 6,696 out of 7,346 total applicants were accepted.

Austin Peay State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 91%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 1%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Austin Peay State University is locatedin the town of Clarksville, Tennessee, near the city of Nashville.

If you would like to see Austin Peay State University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 24 to Clarksville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Nashville International.

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College Info

601 College Street Clarksville, TN 37044

Campus Setting: Suburban

Austin Peay State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 4

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Austin Peay State University is Aug 4.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Austin Peay State University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Austin Peay State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

455 - 570


Reading SAT Range

463 - 618

Austin Peay State University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Austin Peay State University is like? There are approximately 10,272 students enrolled at Austin Peay State University, including 9,087 undergraduate students and 1,185 graduate students. 68% percent of students attend school full-time, 84% percent are from TN and 16% percent of students are from other states.


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