Huntingdon College Rankings

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#5527 of 14,131 In the World
#1522 of 2,597 In North America
#1440 of 2,496 In the United States
#24 of 33 In Alabama
#4 of 5 In Montgomery

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
54%
Average SAT
1081
Average ACT
22
Avg. cost to attend
$22,026 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
920
Male:Female Ratio
50:50
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree

Huntingdon College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 54% 53% 56%
Applicants 2,129 1,247 882
Admissions 1,158 664 494
Freshmen enrolled full time 220 126 94

152 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
38 or 17%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1003
or below

75% of them
had 1158
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Huntingdon College are 1003-1158 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
200 or 91%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Huntingdon College are 19-24 (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
Recommendations Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 616 (67%)
Black or African American 168 (18%)
Hispanic 60 (7%)
Two or more races 36 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 24 (3%)
Asian 8 (0.9%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 5 (0.5%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$22,026/year
Average aid awarded
$15,536
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $17,960
$30-48K $20,801
$48-75K $22,163
$75-110K $22,882
$110K+ $24,097

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district $26,400
Tuition in-state $26,400
Tuition out-of-state $26,400
Fee in-district $1,500
Fee in-state $1,500
Fee out-of-state $1,500

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 712
Combined charge for room and board $10,150

Huntingdon College Majors

Major Bachelor's
Business Administration and Management, General 49
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 32
Business & Commerce, General 24
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 21
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 14
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 10
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 9
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 8
History, General 7
Biochemistry 6
Elementary Education and Teaching 6
Psychology, General 5
Accounting 4
English Language and Literature, General 4
Music Performance, General 4
Political Science and Government, General 4
Chemistry, General 3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 3
Religion & Religious Studies 3
Applied Mathematics, General 2
Cell Biology and Anatomy 2
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 2
Health and Wellness, General 2
History Teacher Education 2
Social Studies Teacher Education 2
Fine & Studio Arts, General 1
Lay Ministry 1
Mathematics Teacher Education 1
Mathematics, General 1
Music Teacher Education 1
Grand Total 233
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 42% 41% 43%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%

Publications & Citations

Publications
59
Citations
804

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
23 / 229
Psychology
15 / 332
Medicine
8 / 250
Mathematics
8 / 48
Business
6 / 22
Math Teachers
6 / 29
Sociology
6 / 13
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
5 / 0
Child Psychology
5 / 186
Biology
5 / 118
Education Majors
5 / 17
Art & Design
4 / 77
Social Psychology
4 / 133
Chemistry
4 / 22
Economics
4 / 6
Gender Studies
3 / 1
Sports / Exercise science
3 / 80
Physics
3 / 2
Philosophy
3 / 0
Advertising
3 / 18
Gerontology
2 / 99
Creative Writing
2 / 77
Early Childhood Education
2 / 69
Physical Therapy
2 / 15
Investment Banking and Stock trading
2 / 4
Computer Science
2 / 18
Materials Science
2 / 1
Engineering
2 / 1
Marketing
2 / 17
Genetics
2 / 6
Media Studies
2 / 3
Aesthetics
1 / 0
Nutrition and Food Science
1 / 21
Computational Chemistry
1 / 0
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
1 / 0
Ecology
1 / 22
Finance
1 / 0
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
1 / 2
Communications and Public Relations
1 / 7
Health Science
1 / 14

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 4 1
1993 3 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 1
1996 2 2
1997 0 1
1998 1 0
1999 1 0
2000 1 1
2001 2 4
2002 2 3
2003 2 5
2004 0 11
2005 0 16
2006 0 24
2007 1 16
2008 0 21
2009 2 24
2010 1 31
2011 1 37
2012 2 51
2013 5 42
2014 3 58
2015 6 45
2016 2 54
2017 3 59
2018 2 68
2019 8 68
2020 3 65
2021 2 75

Notable alumni

  1. Harper Lee

    Harper Lee
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1926-2016 (aged 90)
    Occupations
    musiciannovelistprosaistwriterscreenwriter
    Biography

    Nelle Harper Lee was an American novelist best known for her 1960 novel To Kill a Mockingbird. It won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize and has become a classic of modern American literature. Lee has received numerous accolades and honorary degrees, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2007 which was awarded for her contribution to literature. She assisted her close friend Truman Capote in his research for the book In Cold Blood (1966). Capote was the basis for the character Dill Harris in To Kill a Mockingbird.

  2. Jeff Sessions

    Jeff Sessions
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Enrolled in Huntingdon College
    1965-1969 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    lawyerpolitical scientistpolitician
    Biography

    Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III is an American politician and attorney who served as the 84th United States Attorney General from 2017 to 2018. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served as United States Senator from Alabama from 1997 to 2017 before resigning that position to serve as attorney general in the administration of President Donald Trump.

  3. Alexis Wineman

    Alexis Wineman
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestantmodel
    Biography

    Alexis Wineman is an autism advocate who was named Miss Montana 2012. She won the "America's Choice" award at the Miss America 2013 pageant and is the first known autistic contestant to compete in the Miss America pageant.

  4. Terry Moorer

    Terry Moorer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    judge
    Biography

    Terry Fitzgerald Moorer is a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Alabama. He was formerly a United States Magistrate Judge of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama.

  5. Thomas Sigismund Stribling

    Thomas Sigismund Stribling
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1881-1965 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    crime writershort story writernovelistwriterlawyer
    Biography

    Thomas Sigismund Stribling was an American writer and lawyer who published under the name T.S. Stribling. He won the Pulitzer Prize for the Novel in 1933 for his novel The Store.

  6. Maria Howard Weeden

    Maria Howard Weeden
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1846-1905 (aged 59)
    Occupations
    watercoloristpoet
    Biography

    Maria Howard Weeden, who signed her work and published as Howard Weeden, was an American artist and poet based in Huntsville, Alabama. After the American Civil War, she began to sell works she painted, which included portraits of many African-American freedmen and freedwomen. She exhibited her work in Berlin and Paris in 1895, where it was well received. She published four books of her poetry from 1898 to 1904, illustrated with her own art. She was posthumously inducted into the Alabama Women's Hall of Fame in 1998.

  7. Elizabeth Hight

    Elizabeth Hight
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Elizabeth Ann Hight is a retired United States Navy rear admiral who served as the vice director of the Defense Information Systems Agency. She assumed this post in December 2007. In 2008, she was nominated for appointment to the grade of vice admiral and assignment as director, Defense Information Systems Agency; commander, Joint Task Force – Global Network Operations; and deputy commander, U.S. Strategic Command Global Network Operations and Defense, Arlington, Virginia. Her nomination was rejected by the Senate due to a perceived conflict of interest with her husband, retired Air Force Brigadier General Gary Salisbury, who is vice president of business development and sales for Northrop Grumman Corp.'s mission systems sector, defense mission systems division. She retired from the Navy in 2010.

  8. Kirk deViere

    Kirk deViere
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Enrolled in Huntingdon College
    Graduated with Bachelor of Science in business and marketing
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Kirk Joseph deViere is a Democratic member of the North Carolina State Senate, representing the 19th district. He was first elected in the 2018 elections, defeating incumbent state senator Wesley Meredith and won re-election in the 2020 elections. deViere previously served on the Fayetteville, North Carolina city council from 2015 to 2017.

General info

Founded 1854
Motto Enter to Grow in Wisdom, Go Forth to Apply Wisdom in Service
Colors scarlet, grey
Academic Calendar August to May (August - December; January-May). Also Summer session (May to June)
Total FTE staff 185
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address 1500 East Fairview Avenue
Montgomery, Alabama, 36106-2148
United States
City population 201,000
Phone 3348334497

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