Alabama State University: Ranking & Review

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Montgomery
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United States
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World
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211133960
Top 24%

Alabama State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate98%97%98%
Applicants6,8422,1364,515
Admissions6,6962,0714,438
Enrolled undergraduates967357610
Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,7601,7523,008

726 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

395 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores173
Percent of students submitting SAT scores18%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
432
Math
428

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores826
Percent of students submitting ACT scores85%
ACT Composite
18
ACT English
17
ACT Math
16

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25. Application fee for graduates - $25.

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

Alabama State University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$21,482$29,810
Off-campus$24,216$32,544
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $5,422 and other expenses per full academic year.

Alabama State University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,491 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$8,328$16,656
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,740$2,740
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$347$694
Tuition for Full-time graduates$7,408$14,832
Fees for full-time graduates$2,740$2,740
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$412$824

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs1364323202
Education91474142
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services82890
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs6969
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service61566
Biological and Biomedical Sciences63265
Public Administration and Social Service Professions382462
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services421254
Psychology4747
Visual and Performing Arts4444
Physical Sciences2020
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1818
Mathematics and Statistics1313
English Language and Literature & Letters99
Social Sciences88
History22
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Engineering
Grand Total74313929911

A total of 743 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Alabama State University.

At the master's and doctor's level 168 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate28%25%30%
  • Full-time retention rate - 59%
  • Part-time retention rate - 35%

General info

Alternative namesASU
Founded1867
MottoOpportunity is Here
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblack, old gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff885
Instructional FTE304
Research FTE3
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.alasu.edu
Address915 S Jackson Street
Montgomery, Alabama, 36104-0271
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population206,000
Phone3342294100
Fax+1 (334) 229 4973

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