Amberton University

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$7,950

6% growth from 2016

2017 Enrolled Students

1,257

9.39% Full-Time

About

Amberton University is a higher education institution located in Dallas County, TX. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Amberton University were Other Multidisciplinary Studies (30 degrees awarded), General Business Administration & Management (17 degrees), and Accounting (5 degrees).

In 2017, 455 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Amberton University. 67.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 32.7% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (226 degrees), 1.9 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (119 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Amberton University is $7,950, which is $-12,783 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Amberton University is $7,950, which is $-12,783 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $N/A.

In 2017, 10% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while N/A% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$7,950

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Amberton University was $7,950. The cost of tuition at Amberton University is $-12,783 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

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Average Net Price

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2017 Value

In 2017 Amberton University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $N/A. Between N/A and 2017, the average net price of Amberton University grew by 0%.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

10%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

N/A%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

10% of undergraduate students at Amberton University received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 0% with respect to N/A, when N/A% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Enrollment

Amberton University has a total enrollment of 1,257 students. The full-time enrollment at Amberton University is 118 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,139. This means that 9.39% of students enrolled at Amberton University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Amberton University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 46.9% White, 25.8% Black or African American, 10.5% Hispanic or Latino, 5.89% Asian, 0.636% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.0796% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.0796% Two or More Races.

Students enrolled at Amberton University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (19.2%), followed by White Male (15.4%) and Black or African American Female (11.5%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (31.5%), followed by White Male (16.3%) and Black or African American Female (15.2%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

9.39%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Amberton University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,257 students. The full-time enrollment at Amberton University is 118 and the part-time enrollment is 1,139. This means that 9.39% of students enrolled at Amberton University are enrolled full-time compared with 68.6% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

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N/A Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Amberton University was N/A%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), Amberton University had a retention rate approximately the same as its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    590

  2. Black or African American

    324

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    132

The enrolled student population at Amberton University is 46.9% White, 25.8% Black or African American, 10.5% Hispanic or Latino, 5.89% Asian, 0.636% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.0796% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.0796% Two or More Races. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 54.4% White, 15% Hispanic or Latino, and 13.2% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2017, 157 more women than men received degrees from Amberton University. The majority of degree recipients at Amberton University are white (226 degrees awarded). There were 1.9 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (119 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Amberton University is Other Multidisciplinary Studies (30 degrees awarded), followed by General Business Administration & Management (17 degrees) and Accounting (5 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Amberton University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Interdisciplinary Studies (114 degrees awarded), Psychology (146 degrees), and Business (195 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Amberton University are Accountants & auditors (1,100,865 people), Other managers (668,264 people), Financial managers (430,961 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (355,915 people), and Chief executives & legislators (331,557 people).

The most specialized majors at Amberton University are Interdisciplinary Studies (114 degrees awarded), Psychology (146 degrees), and Business (195 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Amberton University are Surgeons, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Physicians, Nurse anesthetists, and Dentists

The most specialized majors at Amberton University are Interdisciplinary Studies (114 degrees awarded), Psychology (146 degrees), and Business (195 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Amberton University are Elementary & secondary schools (797,076 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (513,653 people), Banking & related activities (507,004 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (467,609 people), and Computer Systems Design (454,370 people).

The most specialized majors at Amberton University are Interdisciplinary Studies (114 degrees awarded), Psychology (146 degrees), and Business (195 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Amberton University.

Most Common

  1. 30 degrees awarded

  2. 17 degrees awarded

  3. 5 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Amberton University was Other Multidisciplinary Studies with 30 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 149

  2. 306

In 2017, 149 degrees were awarded to men at Amberton University, which is 0.487 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (306).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 80 degrees were awarded to men at Amberton University in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.11 times more than the 72 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 118 degrees were awarded to women at Amberton University in Counseling Psychology, which is 4.21 times more than the 28 male recipients with that same degree.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

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Highest Graduation Rate (N/A%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Amberton University is N/A and N/A (N/A% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, N/A% of graduates (N/A students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    226 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    119 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    34 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Amberton University is white (226 degrees awarded). There were 1.9 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (119 degrees).

2.42% of degree recipients (11 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    153 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American Female

    87 degrees awarded

  3. White Male

    73 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Amberton University is white female (153 degrees awarded). There were 1.76 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american female (87 degrees).

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Operations

Amberton University has an endowment valued at nearly $38.3M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $4.08M (10.6%), compared to the 6.94% average return ($2.3M on $33.1M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2017, Amberton University had a total salary expenditure of $6.11M. Amberton University employs 9 Professors, 7 Associate professors, and 3 Assistant professors. Most academics at Amberton University are Female Professors (5), Male Professors(4), and Male Associate professors (4).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Amberton University are: Management, with 15 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 8 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 4 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$38.3M

2017 Endowment

10.7%

growth from 2016

Amberton University has an endowment valued at about $38.3M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Amberton University grew 10.7% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $5.15M higher than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $0 - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Amberton University received $0 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$3.46M

2017 Salaries

2.55%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Amberton University paid a median of $3.46M in salaries, which represents 56.6% of their overall expenditure ($6.11M) and a 2.55% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 1.59% growth from 2015 and a 4.34% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 31.4M (40.5% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$1.3M

Instructional Salaries

19

Number of Employees

In 2017, Amberton University paid a total of $1.3M to 19 employees working as instructors, which represents 37.6% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $16.8M (34%) for similar Masters Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

9 Employees

Management

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

15 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Amberton University were Professor with 9 employees; Associate professor with 7 employees; and Associate professor with 3 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Amberton University were Management with 15 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 8 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 4 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Professor

  2. Male Professor

  3. Male Associate professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Amberton University was Female Professor with 5 employees, Male Professor with 4 employees, and Male Associate professor with 4 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Amberton University.

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