Fairfax University of America

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$10,128
0% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$19,632
After Financial Aid
2019 Acceptance Rate
91.7%
12 Applicants
2019 Enrolled Students
153
77.8% Full-Time

About

Fairfax University of America is a higher education institution located in Fairfax County, VA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Fairfax University of America were Computer Science (9 degrees awarded) and General Business Administration & Management (6 degrees).

In 2019, 131 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Fairfax University of America. 46.6% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 53.4% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was unknown (9 degrees), 1.29 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (7 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Fairfax University of America is $10,128, which is $-2,164 less than the national average for ($12,292).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Fairfax University of America is $10,128, which is $-2,164 less than the national average for ($12,292).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $19,632.

In 2019, 2% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 4% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$10,128
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Fairfax University of America was $10,128. The cost of tuition at Fairfax University of America is $-2,164 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for ($12,292).

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Average Net Price

$19,632
2019 Value
18.2%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Fairfax University of America had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $19,632. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Fairfax University of America grew by 18.2%.

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Other Student Expenses

$6,652
Room and Board
$800
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Fairfax University of America was of $6,652 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $800. The cost of room and board increased by 4.59% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

2%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
4%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

2% of undergraduate students at Fairfax University of America received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a decline of 80% with respect to 2018, when 10% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Admissions

Fairfax University of America received 12 undergraduate applications in 2019, which represents a 85.2% annual decline. Out of those 12 applicants, 11 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 91.7% acceptance rate.

There were 153 students enrolled at Fairfax University of America in 2019, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Fairfax University of America has an overall enrollment yield of 27.3%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

91.7%
Acceptance Rate in 2019
11
Accepted Out of 12

In 2019, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Fairfax University of America was 91.7% (11 admissions from 12 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2018, which was 55.6%. Between 2018 and 2019, the number of applicants declined by -85.2%, while admissions declined by -75.6%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%
Submission Percentage
N/A
Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Fairfax University of America in 2019 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Fairfax University of America has a total enrollment of 153 students. The full-time enrollment at Fairfax University of America is 119 students and the part-time enrollment is 34. This means that 77.8% of students enrolled at Fairfax University of America are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Fairfax University of America, both undergraduate and graduate, is 7.19% Asian, 5.23% White, 2.61% Black or African American, 0.654% Hispanic or Latino, 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0% Two or More Races, and 0% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Fairfax University of America in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Asian Female (3.33%), followed by Asian Male (0%) and Black or African American Male (0%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Male (3.37%), followed by Asian Male (2.25%) and Asian Female (2.25%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

77.8%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Fairfax University of America, both undergraduate and graduate, is 153 students. The full-time enrollment at Fairfax University of America is 119 and the part-time enrollment is 34. This means that 77.8% of students enrolled at Fairfax University of America are enrolled full-time compared with 69.2% at similar .

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Retention Rate over Time

100%
2019 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 Fairfax University of America was 100%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar (78%), Fairfax University of America had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. Asian
    11
  2. White
    8
  3. Black or African American
    4

The enrolled student population at Fairfax University of America is 7.19% Asian, 5.23% White, 2.61% Black or African American, 0.654% Hispanic or Latino, 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0% Two or More Races, and 0% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all is 40.2% White, 25.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 19% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 2 students (1.31%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 9 fewer women than men received degrees from Fairfax University of America. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Fairfax University of America is unknown (9 degrees awarded). There were 1.29 times more unknown graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (7 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Fairfax University of America is Computer Science (9 degrees awarded), followed by General Business Administration & Management (6 degrees) and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Fairfax University of America, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (47 degrees awarded), Business (64 degrees), and Social Sciences (10 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Fairfax University of America are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,660,936 people), Accountants & auditors (1,064,740 people), Other managers (1,017,352 people), Software developers (678,444 people), and Secondary school teachers (593,556 people).

The most specialized majors at Fairfax University of America are Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (47 degrees awarded), Business (64 degrees), Social Sciences (10 degrees), Public Administration and Social Service (4 degrees), and Education (4 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 Fairfax University of America are Surgeons, Magnetic resonance imaging technologists, Physicians, Public relations specialists, and Architectural & engineering managers

The most specialized majors at Fairfax University of America are Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (47 degrees awarded), Business (64 degrees), Social Sciences (10 degrees), Public Administration and Social Service (4 degrees), and Education (4 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 Fairfax University of America are Elementary & secondary schools (3,344,215 people), Computer Systems Design (1,131,460 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (769,894 people), Banking & related activities (648,206 people), and Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments (580,196 people).

The most specialized majors at Fairfax University of America are Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (47 degrees awarded), Business (64 degrees), Social Sciences (10 degrees), Public Administration and Social Service (4 degrees), and Education (4 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 Fairfax University of America.
Most Common
  1. 9 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 6 degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Fairfax University of America was Computer Science with 9 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

70
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
61
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 70 degrees were awarded to men at Fairfax University of America, which is 1.15 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (61).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 23 degrees were awarded to men at Fairfax University of America in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.821 times less than the 28 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 28 degrees were awarded to women at Fairfax University of America in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.22 times more than the 23 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

0%
100% Completion Time
60%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 0% of students graduating from Fairfax University of America completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 60% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 60% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
N/A
Highest Graduation Rate (N/A%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Fairfax University of America is N/A and N/A (N/A% graduation rate). Across all , Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

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.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Unknown
    9 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    7 degrees awarded
  3. Asian
    4 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Fairfax University of America is unknown (9 degrees awarded). There were 1.29 times more unknown recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (7 degrees).

6.87% of degree recipients (9 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. Black or African American Male
    5 degrees awarded
  2. Asian Male
    4 degrees awarded
  3. White Male
    3 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Fairfax University of America is black or african american male (5 degrees awarded). There were 1.25 times more black or african american male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian male (4 degrees).

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Operations

Fairfax University of America has an endowment valued at nearly $10k, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $66.3k (663%), compared to the 0.0944% average return ($10.2k on $10.8M) across all .

In 2019, Fairfax University of America had a total salary expenditure of $10.5M. Fairfax University of America employs 3 Associate professors, 3 Assistant professors, and 1 Instructors. Most academics at Fairfax University of America are Male Assistant professors (3), Female Associate professors(2), and Male Instructors (1).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Fairfax University of America are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 7 employees, Management, with 6 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 3 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$10k
2019 Endowment
Infinityk%
growth from 2018

Fairfax University of America has an endowment valued at about $10k, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Fairfax University of America grew Infinityk% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $10.7M lower than than the median endowment of according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting) Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $0 - Federal
  2. $0 - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Fairfax University of America 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

$6.7M
2019 Salaries
5.2%
decline from 2018

In 2019, Fairfax University of America paid a median of $6.7M in salaries, which represents 64% of their overall expenditure ($10.5M) and a 5.2% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 0.216% decline from 2017 and a 14% growth from 2016.

The median for similar is 616k (11.6% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$604k
Instructional Salaries
8
Number of Employees

In 2019, Fairfax University of America paid a total of $604k to 8 employees working as instructors, which represents 9.01% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $347k (56.4%) for similar Unknown.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
3 Employees
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
7 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Fairfax University of America were Associate professor with 3 employees; Assistant professor with 3 employees; and Assistant professor with 1 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Fairfax University of America were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 7 employees; Management with 6 employees; and Business and Financial Operations with 3 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Assistant professor
  2. Female Associate professor
  3. Male Instructor

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Fairfax University of America was Male Assistant professor with 3 employees, Female Associate professor with 2 employees, and Male Instructor with 1 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Fairfax University of America.

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