Alderson Broaddus University: Ranking & Review

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Alderson Broaddus University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate41%41%40%
Applicants4,3292,4871,842
Admissions1,7591,026733
Enrolled undergraduates309199110
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,020547473

327 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

12 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores134
Percent of students submitting SAT scores43%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
505
Math
500

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores173
Percent of students submitting ACT scores56%
ACT Composite
20
ACT English
19
ACT Math
19

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
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

Alderson Broaddus University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$39,102$39,102
Off-campus$41,121$41,121
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,390 and other expenses per full academic year.

Alderson Broaddus University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,027 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$26,400$26,400
Fees for full-time undergraduates$210$210
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$880$880
Tuition for Full-time graduates$26,400$26,400
Fees for full-time graduates$210$210

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs473279
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services13132
Social Sciences2626
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2424
Education61723
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2222
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1010
Psychology88
Physical Sciences77
Visual and Performing Arts77
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services55
Natural Resources and Conservation33
Mathematics and Statistics33
Legal Professions and Studies22
English Language and Literature & Letters11
Theology and Religious Vocations11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Grand Total721432253

A total of 221 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Alderson Broaddus University.

At the master's level 32 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate47%49%47%
  • Full-time retention rate - 57%

General info

Alternative namesAlderson-Broaddus College
A-B
Founded1871
MottoYou can do that here
Religious affiliationAmerican Baptist
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff196
Instructional FTE62
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteab.edu
Address101 College Hill Drive
Philippi, West Virginia, 26416-2035
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone3044571700
Fax+1 (304) 457 6239

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