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Anderson University (AU)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

AU is a university based in Anderson, SC that was founded in 1911. As of 2019 they had $95 million in revenue and $175 million in assets.

Anderson University is a selective private comprehensive university located in Anderson, South Carolina. The university offers bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees in approximately 60 areas of study.

(864) 231-2000
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Program areas at AU

Anderson University (University) is a comprehensive university affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention offering bachelors, masters, and doctorate degrees. Located on approximately 272 acres in the upstate region of South Carolina near the foothills of the Appalachians, the University features a rigorous education in a supportive Christian atmosphere.The University offers 40 baccalaureate majors with 36 minors. The University also offers eleven master degrees in the fields of business, Christian studies, criminal justice, education, music education, and nursing and two doctoral programs, Doctor of Ministry and Doctor of Physical Therapy. HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 2018-2019 FISCAL YEARAccreditation Re-affirmationRecently completed is Anderson University's 10-year re-affirmation of accreditation from the Commission on Colleges from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS COC.)Expanded Career-Readiness Education for our Students through AU PRO Anderson University Professional Readiness Opportunities - (AU PRO) is a new program that provides all students with a series of training opportunities ...

Form 990s for AU

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-05Sep 10, 2020990View PDF
2018-05May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-05May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-05Aug 17, 2017990View PDF
2015-05Apr 7, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for AU

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,919,145
Program services$89,916,802
Investment income and dividends$1,974,398
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$-23,524
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-691,785
Net income from fundraising events$-12,760
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$106,547
Total revenues$95,188,823

Vendors for AU

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Capin Crouse LLPTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-10-20
██████Content management system software2020-07-13
██████████████Fundraising Consultant$30,0002019-05-01
█████ ████████████ ███Construction$665,2102019-05-01
███ █████████Fundraising Consultant$12,5352019-05-01
███████ ████████ ███ ████████It$213,3032019-05-01
██████████ ███████████ ███Fundraising Consultant$5,2292019-05-01
██████ ███Construction$254,9892019-05-01
...and three more vendors

Personnel at AU

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kristie ColeVice President and Chief Financial Officer / Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer$118,543Sept. 10, 2020
John DonChief of Staff, Office of the President-July 19, 2020
███ ██████Vice President for Technology , Online Learning and Innovation$130,757July 19, 2020
████ ██████Senior Vice President for Administration and Brand B.S. , M.a.$184,138July 19, 2020
█████ ████████Senior Vice President for Development and Presidential Affairs$174,360July 19, 2020
███ ████Vice President for Enrollment Management-July 19, 2020
███ ███████Senior Vice President for Student Development-July 19, 2020
███ ██ ████ ██████ ███Vice President for Athletics-July 19, 2020
███ ████████Vice President-July 19, 2020
████ ██ ████Provost-July 19, 2020
...and 11 more key personnel

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