University of Montevallo Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#3192 of 14,131 In the World
#930 of 2,597 In North America
#861 of 2,496 In the United States
#15 of 33 In Alabama

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
61%
Average SAT
1103
Average ACT
23
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
2,228
Graduates
372
Male:Female Ratio
33:67
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate
Website
montevallo.edu

University of Montevallo Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 61% 61% 60%
Applicants 4,954 1,612 3,342
Admissions 2,998 988 2,010
Freshmen enrolled full time 455 171 284
Freshmen enrolled part time 16 5 11

1,929 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

417 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
59 or 13%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 990
or below

75% of them
had 1215
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in the University of Montevallo are 990-1215 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
417 or 89%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in the University of Montevallo are 19-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1737 (67%)
Black or African American 457 (18%)
Hispanic 132 (5%)
Two or more races 95 (4%)
Nonresident Alien 74 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 68 (3%)
Asian 21 (0.8%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 6 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 4 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$11,467
Students receiving aid
98%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $12,090$10,512
Tuition in-state $12,090$10,512
Tuition out-of-state $25,110$25,128
Fee in-district $1,620$1,404
Fee in-state $1,620$1,404
Fee out-of-state $1,620$1,404

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,337
Combined charge for room and board $9,810
Room charge $6,596
Meal charge $3,214

University of Montevallo Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Elementary Education and Teaching 50 11
Art & Art Studies, General 44
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 11 26
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 35
Business Administration and Management, General 17 17
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 24
Psychology, General 24
Radio and Television 24
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education & Fitness, General 24
Rhetoric and Composition 23
Secondary Education and Teaching 23
Social Work 23
Accounting 22
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 21
History, General 20
English Language and Literature, General 17 2
Environmental Studies 14
Sociology, General 13
Music, General 12
Political Science and Government, General 12
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 11
Chemistry, General 10
Finance, General 8
Mathematics, General 8
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 7
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences, General 6
Audiology & Audiologist 3
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 2
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 1
Informatics 1
Social Sciences, General 1
Grand Total 451 116
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 54% 45% 59%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%
  • Part-time retention rate - 18%

Publications & Citations

Publications
334
Citations
5,583

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
126 / 1,524
Psychology
85 / 1,948
Medicine
73 / 3,267
Art & Design
37 / 291
Business
35 / 718
Computer Science
31 / 218
Biology
31 / 1,494
Mathematics
31 / 158
Education Majors
27 / 349
Sociology
26 / 700
Child Psychology
24 / 508
Math Teachers
23 / 60
Chemistry
23 / 386
Political Science
23 / 22
Economics
21 / 139
Social Psychology
19 / 873
Engineering
17 / 304
Health Science
15 / 280
Physics
15 / 186
Communications and Public Relations
12 / 252
History
12 / 20
Clinical Psychology
12 / 155
Literature
11 / 8
Materials Science
11 / 170
Environmental Science
10 / 121
Multimedia
9 / 26
Marketing
9 / 279
Management Information Systems
8 / 105
Pharmacology
8 / 153
Creative Writing
7 / 35
Physical Therapy
7 / 105
Demography
7 / 38
Healthcare Management (MHA)
7 / 233
Philosophy
7 / 6
Gerontology
6 / 767
Gender Studies
6 / 9
Early Childhood Education
6 / 65
Sports / Exercise science
6 / 54
Media Studies
6 / 2
Social Work
6 / 265

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 3 9
1992 6 7
1993 5 17
1994 2 16
1995 7 55
1996 2 24
1997 3 31
1998 4 35
1999 5 43
2000 11 39
2001 6 39
2002 9 59
2003 10 81
2004 17 98
2005 12 129
2006 8 143
2007 7 134
2008 10 168
2009 13 235
2010 14 289
2011 16 341
2012 19 326
2013 19 398
2014 24 505
2015 19 637
2016 16 576
2017 32 563
2018 20 508
2019 18 653
2020 22 791
2021 18 823

Notable alumni

  1. Rebecca Luker

    Rebecca Luker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-2020 (aged 59)
    Occupations
    actorsinger
    Biography

    Rebecca Luker was an American actress, singer, and recording artist, noted for her "crystal clear operatic soprano" and for maintaining long runs in Broadway musicals over the course of her three-decade-long career. The New York Times compared her to actresses such as Barbara Cook and Julie Andrews. She was nominated for three Tony Awards, three Outer Critics Circle Award, and two Drama Desk Awards.

  2. Todd Strange

    Todd Strange
    Years
    1940s
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Todd Strange is an American politician and businessman who served as the 56th mayor of Montgomery, Alabama. Strange won a special election and took office on March 24, 2009, after his predecessor, Democrat Bobby Bright, was elected to the United States House of Representatives. Although municipal elections in Montgomery are nonpartisan, Strange is a Republican.

  3. Elizabeth B. Andrews

    Elizabeth B. Andrews
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1911-2002 (aged 91)
    Occupations
    politicianteacher
    Biography

    Elizabeth Bullock Andrews was the first woman to represent Alabama in the United States House of Representatives. She was the wife of congressman George William Andrews.

  4. Giuliano Frano

    Giuliano Frano
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Giuliano Frano is a Canadian soccer player for Woodbridge Strikers in League1 Ontario.

  5. Doug Sisson

    Doug Sisson
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Douglas Dean Sisson is a former baseball player, coach, manager, and executive. He has worked at the college, minor league, and major league levels, and served from 2011–2012 as the first base coach for the Kansas City Royals.

  6. Jon Maloney

    Jon Maloney
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Jonathan Duncan Maloney is an English footballer who plays for Wetherby Athletic as a defender although he has also been utilised as a striker.

  7. Ola Delight Smith

    Ola Delight Smith
    Years
    1880-1958 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    trade unionist
    Biography

    Ola Delight Lloyd Smith was an American telegrapher, journalist, and labor activist.

General info

Alternative names UM
Founded 1896
Motto You Belong at Montevallo
Colors purple, gold
Academic Calendar August to May. Also Summer Session (June - August)
Total FTE staff 488
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address Station 6001
Montevallo, Alabama, 35115-6000
United States
City population 7,000
Phone 2056656155
Fax +1 (205) 665 6032

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