Faulkner University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#5192 of 14,134 In the World
#1441 of 2,597 In North America
#1361 of 2,496 In the United States
#21 of 33 In Alabama
#3 of 5 In Montgomery
#1185 of 1,254 For Law
#4643 of 5,074 For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Quick Review

Religion
Churches of Christ
Acceptance rate
76%
Average SAT
1098
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$19,889 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
2,098
Graduates
863
Male:Female Ratio
40:60
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Faulkner University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 76% 81% 71%
Applicants 1,572 743 828
Admissions 1,191 600 591
Freshmen enrolled full time 277 164 113
Freshmen enrolled part time 11 5 6

426 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,284 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
27 or 9%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1020
or below

75% of them
had 1175
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Faulkner University are 1020-1175 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
225 or 78%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Faulkner University are 18-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1509 (51%)
Black or African American 1106 (37%)
Hispanic 89 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 86 (3%)
Two or more races 66 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 39 (1%)
Asian 37 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 11 (0.4%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 10 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$19,889/year
Average aid awarded
$16,194
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $19,201
$30-48K $21,231
$48-75K $18,988
$75-110K $22,399
$110K+ $23,168

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $21,000$10,350
Tuition in-state $21,000$10,350
Tuition out-of-state $21,000$10,350
Fee in-district $1,990$1,500
Fee in-state $1,990$1,500
Fee out-of-state $1,990$1,500

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 704
Combined charge for room and board $8,100
Room charge $4,000
Meal charge $4,100

Faulkner University Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General 105 84
Business & Commerce, General 89
Management Science 9 78
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 1 70
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General 50
Law 48
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 47
Curriculum and Instruction 43
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 28
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor 24
Elementary Education and Teaching 5 14
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 15 1
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 13
Counseling Psychology 12
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General 12
Accounting 9
Legal Studies 7
Health & Medical Psychology 6
Clinical Psychology 6
Humanities & Humanistic Studies 1 5
Social Sciences, General 5
English Language and Literature, General 5
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 5
Clinical Pastoral Counseling & Patient Counseling 5
Computer and Information Sciences, General 2 2
Forensic Psychology 4
Divinity & Ministry 3 1
Bible & Biblical Studies 1 3
History Teacher Education 1 2
Psychology, Other 3
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 2
Computer Science 2
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies 2
Music, General 2
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 2
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 2
Pre-Medicine & Pre-Medical Studies 2
Mathematics, General 2
Theology & Theological Studies 2
Youth Ministry 1
Missions & Missionary Studies 1
Grand Total 18 441 330 55
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 27% 22% 36%
  • Full-time retention rate - 60%
  • Part-time retention rate - 33%

Publications & Citations

Publications
116
Citations
102

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
94 / 65
Law
50 / 21
Political Science
42 / 15
Sociology
15 / 18
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
14 / 0
Philosophy
13 / 2
Business
11 / 43
Art & Design
6 / 12
Psychology
5 / 20
Classics and Ancient History
5 / 0
Medicine
5 / 3
Mathematics
5 / 0
Economics
4 / 23
Law Enforcement
4 / 7
Computer Science
4 / 25
Human Rights Law
4 / 0
History
4 / 0
Criminology and Criminal Justice
4 / 0
Communications and Public Relations
3 / 0
Math Teachers
3 / 0
Public Policy / Administration
3 / 0
Public Health
2 / 0
Environmental Science
2 / 2
Literature
2 / 12
Education Majors
2 / 0
Art History
2 / 0
Demography
2 / 25
Engineering
2 / 0
Development Studies
2 / 2
Geography and Cartography
2 / 2
Cyber Security
2 / 21
Operations Research
2 / 0
Political Economy
2 / 2
Intellectual Property and Patent Law
2 / 0
Child Psychology
1 / 2
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1 / 4
Clinical Psychology
1 / 2
Performing arts
1 / 0
Investment Banking and Stock trading
1 / 21
Biology
1 / 1

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1994 0 1
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 1 0
2000 1 0
2001 0 2
2002 0 1
2003 1 1
2004 0 0
2005 1 3
2006 2 2
2007 5 4
2008 3 0
2009 7 5
2010 12 2
2011 4 8
2012 9 9
2013 11 10
2014 9 11
2015 15 21
2016 8 2
2017 7 10
2018 9 8
2019 11 9
2020 17 1
2021 6 7

Notable alumni

  1. Bobby Bright

    Bobby Bright
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Enrolled in Faulkner University
    In 1982 graduated with Juris Doctor
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerprison officer
    Biography

    Bobby Neal Bright Sr. is an American former lawyer, farmer, and former politician who served as a U.S. Representative and was previously the three term Mayor of Montgomery, Alabama. He served from 2009 to 2011 as the Representative from Alabama's 2nd congressional district. His 2008 campaign ran on the message of "America First". His voting record indicated that he was the most conservative member of the House Democratic Caucus in the 111th Congress. District 2 includes just over half of the state capital, Montgomery, as well as most of the Wiregrass Region in the southeastern part of the state.

  2. DuWayne Bridges

    DuWayne Bridges
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    DuWayne H. Bridges is a Republican former member of the Alabama House of Representatives, where he represented the 38th District from 2000 to 2014.

  3. Chris Casher

    Chris Casher
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    Canadian football playerAmerican football player
    Biography

    Chris Casher is a professional Canadian football defensive lineman who is currently a free agent. He most recently played for the Edmonton Elks of the Canadian Football League (CFL).

General info

Alternative names Faulkner
Founded 1942
Motto For God and For You
Colors blue, white
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 343
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 5345 Atlanta Hwy
Montgomery, Alabama, 36109-3390
United States
City population 201,000
Phone 3342725820
Fax +1 (334) 386 7268

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