Alabama State University: Statistics

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#2538 of 14,131 In the World
#754 of 2,597 In North America
#690 of 2,496 In the United States
#12 of 33 In Alabama
#2 of 5 In Montgomery
#1037 of 1,090 For Forensic Science

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
99%
Average SAT
947
Average ACT
17
Aid receiving
93%
Undergraduates
3,614
Graduates
458
Male:Female Ratio
35:65
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.alasu.edu

Alabama State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 99% 98% 99%
Applicants 7,027 2,226 4,763
Admissions 6,948 2,188 4,724
Freshmen enrolled full time 926 322 604
Freshmen enrolled part time 49 25 24

2,373 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,485 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
293 or 30%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 844
or below

75% of them
had 1049
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Alabama State University are 844-1049 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
688 or 71%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 14
or below

75% of them
had 20
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Alabama State University are 14-20 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American 3668 (90%)
White 173 (4%)
Nonresident Alien 60 (1%)
Hispanic 52 (1%)
Two or more races 49 (1%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 47 (1%)
Asian 9 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 6 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$9,091
Students receiving aid
93%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $8,328$7,416
Tuition in-state $8,328$7,416
Tuition out-of-state $16,656$14,832
Fee in-district $2,740$2,740
Fee in-state $2,740$2,740
Fee out-of-state $2,740$2,740

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 2,079
Combined charge for room and board $6,050
Room charge $3,500
Meal charge $2,550

Alabama State University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other 54
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 54
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 52
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 46
Social Work 31 10
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 32 2
Psychology, General 32
Accounting 18 13
Business Administration and Management, General 29
Information Science & Studies 28
Elementary Education and Teaching 27
Physical Therapy & Therapist 22
Occupational Therapy & Therapist 20
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 3 16
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 16
Music, General 15
Dance, General 14
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 13
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 10 2
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 12
Computer & Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other 11
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 11
Special Education and Teaching, General 7 4
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling & Counselor 11
Orthotist & Prosthetist 9
Political Science and Government, General 9
Secondary Education and Teaching 5 4
Health Information & Medical Records Administration & Administrator 8
English Language and Literature, General 7
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Facilities Management, General 7
Criminalistics and Criminal Science 6
Finance, General 6
Chemistry, General 5
Forensic Science and Technology 5
Mathematics, General 4 1
Computer Science 4
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 3
Art & Art Studies, General 2
Forensic Chemistry 2
History, General 2
Microbiology, General 2
Music Teacher Education 2
Educational & Instructional Technology 1
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other 1
Grand Total 561 110 40
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 32% 23% 37%
  • Full-time retention rate - 62%
  • Part-time retention rate - 5%

Publications & Citations

Publications
772
Citations
16,370

Publication / Citation count by topic

Biology
230 / 6,391
Medicine
160 / 2,701
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
143 / 1,907
Chemistry
110 / 5,502
Engineering
90 / 5,349
Business
82 / 794
Physics
78 / 4,588
Computer Science
74 / 545
Mathematics
64 / 1,595
Psychology
53 / 1,451
Environmental Science
50 / 1,382
Economics
50 / 871
Sociology
45 / 778
Materials Science
39 / 3,924
Virology
35 / 588
Microbiology
33 / 943
Oncology and Cancer research
32 / 629
Immunology
29 / 411
Demography
28 / 380
Political Science
25 / 198
Molecular Biology
25 / 775
Nanotechnology
24 / 1,854
Math Teachers
22 / 590
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
20 / 719
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
19 / 84
Education Majors
19 / 500
Computational Chemistry
18 / 301
Investment Banking and Stock trading
18 / 76
Ecology
16 / 555
Finance
16 / 145
Health Science
16 / 535
Management Information Systems
16 / 40
Statistics
16 / 696
Social Psychology
15 / 643
Art & Design
14 / 373
Communications and Public Relations
13 / 567
Genetics
13 / 215
Atomic and Molecular physics
12 / 241
Agricultural Science
12 / 347
Criminology and Criminal Justice
11 / 307

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 27
1992 9 35
1993 11 40
1994 5 32
1995 10 76
1996 12 29
1997 5 41
1998 6 41
1999 5 70
2000 7 80
2001 11 64
2002 10 110
2003 15 125
2004 19 171
2005 19 236
2006 17 349
2007 16 308
2008 15 392
2009 44 495
2010 31 587
2011 33 709
2012 49 781
2013 45 1047
2014 42 1143
2015 56 1212
2016 58 1264
2017 61 1441
2018 65 1344
2019 53 1626
2020 46 2132
2021 71 2499

Alabama State University alumni

  1. Rosa Parks

    Rosa Parks
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1913-2005 (aged 92)
    Occupations
    civil rights advocatehuman rights activistautobiographerpublic figure
    Biography

    Rosa Louise McCauley Parks was an American activist in the civil rights movement best known for her pivotal role in the Montgomery bus boycott. The United States Congress has honored her as "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement".

  2. Lil Yachty

    Lil Yachty
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1997-.. (age 25)
    Occupations
    rapper
    Biography

    Miles Parks McCollum, known professionally as Lil Yachty, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter from Atlanta, Georgia. McCollum first gained recognition on the internet in 2015 for his singles "One Night" and "Minnesota" (featuring Quavo, Skippa Da Flippa and Young Thug) from his debut EP Summer Songs. He released his debut mixtape Lil Boat in March 2016. In June 2016, Yachty announced that he had signed a joint venture record deal with Motown, Capitol Records, and Quality Control Music.

  3. 2 Chainz

    2 Chainz
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    record producerrappersinger-songwriterbasketball playercomposer
    Biography

    Tauheed K. Epps, known professionally as 2 Chainz, is an American rapper. Born and raised in College Park, Georgia, he initially gained recognition as one-half of the Southern hip hop duo Playaz Circle, alongside his longtime friend and fellow rapper Earl "Dolla Boy" Conyers. The duo was signed to fellow Georgia-based rapper Ludacris' Disturbing tha Peace label, and are best known for their debut single "Duffle Bag Boy" (featuring Lil Wayne).

  4. Tarana Burke

    Tarana Burke
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    teachermilitantcelebrity
    Biography

    Tarana Burke is an American activist from The Bronx, New York, who started the Me Too movement. In 2006, Burke began using metoo to help other women with similar experiences to stand up for themselves. Over a decade later, in 2017, #MeToo became a viral hashtag when Alyssa Milano and other women began using it to tweet about the Harvey Weinstein sexual abuse cases. The phrase and hashtag quickly developed into a broad-based, and eventually international movement.

General info

Alternative names ASU
Founded 1867
Motto Opportunity is Here
Colors black, old gold
Academic Calendar August to May. Also Summer Session (June - August)
Total FTE staff 817
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 915 S Jackson Street
Montgomery, Alabama, 36104-0271
United States
City population 201,000
Phone 3342294100
Fax +1 (334) 229 4973

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