Alabama A & M University: Ranking & Review

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19153205
Top 19%

Alabama A & M University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate90%88%91%
Applicants8,6103,0665,544
Admissions7,7722,7045,068
Enrolled undergraduates1,294518776
Enrolled total (including graduate students)6,0012,4293,572

1,114 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

121 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores21
Percent of students submitting SAT scores1%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
425
Math
427

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,270
Percent of students submitting ACT scores88%
ACT Composite
17
ACT English
17
ACT Math
16

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $30. Application fee for graduates - $45.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Alabama A & M University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$23,057$31,436
Off-campus$22,416$30,795
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,020 and other expenses per full academic year.

Alabama A & M University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,614 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$8,379$16,758
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,478$1,478
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$274$548
Tuition for Full-time graduates$8,379$16,758
Fees for full-time graduates$1,478$1,478
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$418$836

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Public Administration and Social Service Professions3492126
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services7730107
Education544498
Psychology265682
Biological and Biomedical Sciences432366
Engineering34943
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1718641
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services161531
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2828
Health Professions and Related Programs2828
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2525
Physical Sciences162321
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services2020
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences9817
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1313
Visual and Performing Arts1212
Architecture and Related Services4711
Social Sciences1111
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1111
Natural Resources and Conservation88
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs88
English Language and Literature & Letters66
Mathematics and Statistics
Grand Total4533519813

A total of 453 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Alabama A & M University.

At the master's and doctor's level 360 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate24%20%28%
  • Full-time retention rate - 59%
  • Part-time retention rate - 13%

General info

Alternative namesAAMU
Founded1875
MottoService is Sovereignty
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsmaroon, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff859
Instructional FTE292
Research FTE1
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteaamu.edu
Address4900 Meridian Street
Normal, Alabama, 35762
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone2563725000
Fax+1 (256) 372 5249

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