ACU’s Long Purple Line of 86,000 alumni, living in 110 nations, forms a worldwide network of support for graduates.

Our graduates go on to be: 

  • best-selling authors

  • advisors to U.S. presidents

  • winners of the Pulitzer Prize, five Olympic medals, and Emmy, Grammy, Telly and Dove awards

  • inventors of the year

  • NFL coaches and players

  • national leaders in education, business, science, ministry and the media.

Here are some of our latest outcomes stats: 

91: percentage of May 2016 ACU graduates were employed or accepted to graduate or professional school within six months of graduation. Our grads’ average starting salary was just under $40,000.

100: percentage of May 2016 graduates who applied to medical, dental, occupational therapy, physical therapy and veterinary schools were accepted. Nationally, the average acceptance rates are 50 percent.

98: percentage of May 2016 College of Business Administration graduates employed or enrolled in graduate or professional school within three months of graduation.

30: areas of study with a 100 percent placement rate within six months of graduation (May 2016), including: advertising, advertising and PR, Bible/missions/ministry, biochemistry and chemistry, communication disorders, English, journalism, nutrition, political science, sociology, and teacher education.