Alabama A&M University Rankings

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In the World#2310 of 14178
In North America#712 of 2629
In the United States#652 of 2528
In Alabama#11 of 35
In Normal#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
92%
Average SAT
925
Average ACT
17
Aid receiving
90%
Undergraduates
5,273
Graduates
899
Male:Female Ratio
38:62
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
aamu.edu

Alabama A&M University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate92%89%93%
Applicants9,5793,1606,419
Admissions8,7892,8285,961
Freshmen enrolled full time1,7046501,054
Freshmen enrolled part time624

1,213 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

102 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
592 or 35%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 840
or below

75% of them
had 1010
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Alabama A&M University are 840-1010 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,251 or 73%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 15
or below

75% of them
had 19
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Alabama A&M University are 15-19 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American5415 (88%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown407 (7%)
White121 (2%)
Nonresident Alien79 (1%)
Two or more races65 (1%)
Hispanic50 (0.8%)
Asian14 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander6 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native5 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$10,891
Students receiving aid
90%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$8,610$10,128
Tuition in-state$8,610$10,128
Tuition out-of-state$17,220$20,160
Fee in-district$1,414$1,414
Fee in-state$1,414$1,414
Fee out-of-state$1,414$1,414

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity3,220
Combined charge for room and board$7,522
Room charge$3,682
Meal charge$3,840

Alabama A&M University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Social Work2960
Biology & Biological Sciences, General5718
Business Administration and Management, General4224
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration41
Computer and Information Sciences, General318
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology & Technician35
Counseling Psychology35
Electrical and Electronics Engineering34
General Studies33
Psychology, General31
Mechanical Engineering27
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences, General184
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management19
Food Science782
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist17
Kinesiology and Exercise Science16
Accounting14
Secondary Education and Teaching13
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management12
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments12
Marketing & Marketing Management, General12
English Language and Literature, General10
Political Science and Government, General10
Special Education and Teaching, General54
Construction Engineering Technology & Technician9
Engineering, Other9
Early Childhood Education and Teaching53
City & Urban, Community and Regional Planning26
Chemistry, General8
Forestry, Other8
Educational Leadership and Administration, General8
Music, General7
Finance, General7
Civil Engineering, General6
Animal Sciences, Other6
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences, Other222
Physics, General41
Elementary Education and Teaching23
Sociology4
Art & Art Studies, General4
Communication and Media Studies, Other4
Mathematics, General3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching2
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies2
Reading Teacher Education2
Art Teacher Education1
Grand Total5602446
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate30%23%36%
  • Full-time retention rate - 57%
  • Part-time retention rate - 67%

Publications & Citations

Publications
496
Citations
7,413

Publication count by topic

Materials science
103
Biology
87
Chemistry
65
Physics
58
Psychology
37
Mathematics
22
Computer science
21
Environmental science
19
Medicine
14
Engineering
12
Geography
11
Economics
6
Business
5
Sociology
4
Political science
4
History
3

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Environmental science18331,115
Physics2396544
Materials science25671,447
History25705
Biology29361,698
Economics3020128
Geography3073101
Mathematics3356309
Chemistry3357970
Psychology3437368
Sociology428612
Computer science4343165
Engineering440044
Business462718
Political science52451
Medicine528652

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901247
19911238
19921246
19931150
19941960
1995848
19961554
19972094
19981368
19997105
20008116
200110144
20022139
20036162
200416144
200516192
200615203
200721243
200813260
200912261
201018353
201110383
201213437
201313396
20147444
201511404
201623401
20179388
201813328
201915345
202010390

General info

Alternative namesAAMU
Founded1875
WikipediaAlabama A&M University
MottoService is Sovereignty
Colorsmaroon, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May
Total FTE staff799
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address4900 Meridian Street
Normal, Alabama, 35762
United States
Phone2563725000
Fax+1 (256) 372 5249

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