Alabama Colleges Statistics

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2023 Alabama Colleges Statistics

In Alabama State, there are 83 Alabama Colleges - 42 public and 41 private schools. Among them, 83 schools are offering undergraduate programs and 38 schools have graduate programs. 61 Alabama Colleges offer the distance learning Opportunities and 3 schools are online completely schools that all degree programs can be completed by online educationin Alabama.
Total 294,670 students are attending Alabama Colleges and the average students to faculty ratio is 15.97 to 1. The 2023 average tuition & fees at Alabama Colleges is $7,429 for Alabama residents and $15,038 for out-of-state students. The average graduate tuition & fees is $9,892 for Alabama residents and $16,853 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the 2022-2023 statistics for Alabama Colleges.
Alabama Colleges Statistics
academic year 2022-2023
Number of Schools83 schools
By Types42 public, 41 private
By Levels41 four(4) years
27 two but less than four years
15 less than two(2) years
By Categories7 National Universities
2 Liberal Arts Colleges
27 Community Colleges
Tuition & fees
Undergraduate$7,429 Alabama residents
$15,038 out-of-state
Graduate$9,892 Alabama residents
$16,853 out-of-state
Average Financial Aid$6,950
Student Population294,670
Undergraduate242,809
Graduate51,861
Acceptance Rate75.90%
Test Scores1,119 SAT, 22 AVG
Students to Faculty Ratio15.97 to 1

Alabama Colleges Comparison By Rank, Tuition, and Admission

The following table lists Alabama Colleges ordered by rank. The number in rank column refers to the rank in the Alabama college ranking. You can sort the schools by clicking column name that you want to sort.
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2022-2023 Alabama Colleges Comparison
Rank*NameTuition & FeesAverage Financial AidPopulationAcceptance RateTest ScoresStudents to Faculty Ratio
1 Samford University
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Private, 4-yearsBirmingham, AL
$36,725 $20,171 5,68283% 1,170 SAT
26 ACT
14 to 1
2 Tuskegee University
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Private, 4-yearsTuskegee, AL
$22,614 $20,334 2,57030% 1,100 SAT
21 ACT
7 to 1
3 University of South Alabama
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Public, 4-yearsMobile, AL
$17,732
($9,116)
$8,018 13,43865% 1,095 SAT
22 ACT
16 to 1
4 Troy University
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Public, 4-yearsTroy, AL
$18,624
($9,312)
$6,489 14,15695% 1,045 SAT
20 ACT
16 to 1
5 The University of Alabama
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Public, 4-yearsTuscaloosa, AL
$32,300
($11,940)
$14,421 38,64480% 1,260 SAT
28 ACT
19 to 1
6 University of West Alabama
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Public, 4-yearsLivingston, AL
$20,090
($10,990)
$3,247 5,86069% 930 SAT
19 ACT
18 to 1
7 Faulkner University
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Private, 4-yearsMontgomery, AL
$23,920 $11,375 2,81782% 1,030 SAT
19 ACT
13 to 1
8 University of Alabama at Birmingham
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Public, 4-yearsBirmingham, AL
$21,216
($8,832)
$9,889 21,63987% 1,300 SAT
27 ACT
18 to 1
9 Auburn University
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Public, 4-yearsAuburn, AL
$32,960
($12,176)
$9,724 31,76444% 1,300 SAT
27 ACT
20 to 1
10 University of Alabama in Huntsville
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Public, 4-yearsHuntsville, AL
$24,770
($11,878)
$9,922 9,23778% 1,335 SAT
26 ACT
17 to 1
11 Birmingham-Southern College
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Private, 4-yearsBirmingham, AL
$21,250 $13,901 97557% 1,210 SAT
25 ACT
10 to 1
12 University of Montevallo
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Public, 4-yearsMontevallo, AL
$26,730
($13,710)
$12,167 2,58660% - 12 to 1
13 University of North Alabama
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Public, 4-yearsFlorence, AL
$21,420
($11,220)
$8,953 9,83096% - 18 to 1
14 Alabama A & M University
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Public, 4-yearsNormal, AL
$18,634
($10,024)
$10,797 6,00768% 920 SAT
17 ACT
19 to 1
15 Jacksonville State University
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Public, 4-yearsJacksonville, AL
$21,912
($11,952)
$7,234 9,63278% 1,100 SAT
20 ACT
19 to 1
16 Spring Hill College
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Private, 4-yearsMobile, AL
$21,732 $13,853 1,04673% 1,160 SAT
21 ACT
12 to 1
17 Auburn University at Montgomery
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Public, 4-yearsMontgomery, AL
$19,348
($9,100)
$9,078 5,10992% 1,070 SAT
20 ACT
15 to 1
18 Amridge University
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Private, 4-yearsMontgomery, AL
$9,950 $4,159 647- - 12 to 1
19 Alabama State University
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Public, 4-yearsMontgomery, AL
$19,396
($11,068)
$10,501 3,82897% 935 SAT
18 ACT
14 to 1
20 Columbia Southern University
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Private, 4-yearsOrange Beach, AL
$6,015 $2,812 15,948- - 28 to 1
21 Stillman College
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Private, 4-yearsTuscaloosa, AL
$11,392 $10,997 74465% - 15 to 1
- Gadsden State Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsGadsden, AL
$9,312
($5,312)
$5,560 4,352- - 17 to 1
- Cardiac and Vascular Institute of Ultrasound
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Private, 2-4 yearsMobile, AL
$18,500 $6,151 51- - 13 to 1
- Huntingdon College
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Private, 4-yearsMontgomery, AL
$28,299 $15,914 81766% 1,060 SAT
21 ACT
14 to 1
- Bevill State Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsJasper, AL
$9,278
($5,278)
$3,720 3,703- - 13 to 1
- Bishop State Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsMobile, AL
$8,670
($4,920)
$6,341 2,968- - 18 to 1
- Brown Beauty Barber School
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Private, Less than 2 yearsBessemer, AL
$12,100 $5,868 37- - 13 to 1
- Huntsville Bible College
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Private, 4-yearsHuntsville, AL
$4,730 $3,673 92- - 7 to 1
- John C Calhoun State Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsTanner, AL
$8,750
($5,000)
$3,294 8,163- - 20 to 1
- University of Mobile
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Private, 4-yearsMobile, AL
$25,780 $15,085 1,80484% -
25 ACT
14 to 1
- Fortis Institute-Birmingham
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Private, 2-4 yearsBirmingham, AL
$14,979 $5,508 381- - 15 to 1
- Herzing University-Birmingham
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Private, 4-yearsBirmingham, AL
$12,750 $5,053 57894% - 14 to 1
- United States Sports Academy
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Private, 4-yearsDaphne, AL
$17,424 $1,637 240100% - 11 to 1
- Reid State Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsEvergreen, AL
$8,700
($4,950)
$5,190 434- - 14 to 1
- Alabama School of Nail Technology & Cosmetology
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Private, Less than 2 yearsJackson, AL
$17,733 $4,684 43- - 20 to 1
- Blue Cliff Career College
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Private, Less than 2 yearsMobile, AL
$14,800 $5,899 37- - 20 to 1
- Jefferson State Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsBirmingham, AL
$8,910
($5,220)
$3,113 8,431- - 18 to 1
- Coastal Alabama Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsBay Minette, AL
$8,670
($4,920)
$3,927 6,800- - 15 to 1
- Miles College
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Private, 4-yearsFairfield, AL
$12,714 $8,273 1,258- - 14 to 1
- Fortis College-Montgomery
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Private, Less than 2 yearsMontgomery, AL
$16,509 $4,794 215- - 31 to 1
- George C Wallace State Community College-Selma
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Public, 2-4 yearsSelma, AL
$8,370
($4,620)
$5,743 1,860- - 15 to 1
- Athens State University
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Public, 4-yearsAthens, AL
$16,770
($9,540)
$3,811 2,894- - 14 to 1
- Oakwood University
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Private, 4-yearsHuntsville, AL
$20,040 $17,852 1,47068% - 11 to 1
- Midfield Institute of Cosmetology
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Private, Less than 2 yearsMidfield, AL
$14,400 $5,903 12- - 12 to 1
- Fortis College-Foley
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Private, Less than 2 yearsFoley, AL
$15,564 $4,283 20- - 20 to 1
- Enterprise State Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsEnterprise, AL
$8,670
($4,920)
$4,605 2,010- - 17 to 1
- Snead State Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsBoaz, AL
$9,408
($5,408)
$4,635 2,507- - 21 to 1
- Marion Military Institute
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Public, 2-4 yearsMarion, AL
$15,538
($9,538)
$9,989 32063% - 11 to 1
- Fortis College-Dothan
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Private, Less than 2 yearsDothan, AL
$16,264 $5,024 127- - 21 to 1
- George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville
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Public, 2-4 yearsHanceville, AL
$8,670
($4,920)
$4,719 5,965- - 19 to 1
- Central Alabama Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsAlexander City, AL
$8,730
($4,980)
$3,479 1,777- - 16 to 1
- Northeast Alabama Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsRainsville, AL
$8,670
($4,920)
$3,890 2,590- - 17 to 1
- Ross Medical Education Center-Huntsville
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Private, Less than 2 yearsHuntsville, AL
$16,297 $7,277 85- - 17 to 1
- J F Ingram State Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsDeatsville, AL
$4,680 $1,962 768- - 11 to 1
- Paul Mitchell the School-Huntsville
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Private, Less than 2 yearsMadison, AL
$17,075 $5,026 110- - 18 to 1
- South University-Montgomery
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Private, 4-yearsMontgomery, AL
$16,560 $5,369 361- - 13 to 1
- Shelton State Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsTuscaloosa, AL
$8,730
($4,980)
$3,827 4,166- - 17 to 1
- Paul Mitchell the School-Birmingham
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Private, Less than 2 yearsHoover, AL
$17,075 $4,637 142- - 22 to 1
- Lurleen B Wallace Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsAndalusia, AL
$8,670
($4,920)
$3,900 1,929- - 16 to 1
- George C Wallace Community College-Dothan
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Public, 2-4 yearsDothan, AL
$8,610
($4,860)
$5,322 3,832- - 14 to 1
- H Councill Trenholm State Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsMontgomery, AL
$8,580
($4,830)
$4,141 1,984- - 17 to 1
- The Salon Professional Academy-Huntsville
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Private, Less than 2 yearsHuntsville, AL
$19,730 $5,422 63- - 21 to 1
- J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsHuntsville, AL
$8,640
($4,890)
$3,757 976- - 12 to 1
- Remington College-Mobile Campus
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Private, 2-4 yearsMobile, AL
$20,393 $4,272 255- - 14 to 1
- Fortis College
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Private, Less than 2 yearsMobile, AL
$16,264 $4,419 232- - 26 to 1
- Chattahoochee Valley Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsPhenix City, AL
$8,730
($4,980)
$4,639 1,641- - 15 to 1
- Selma University
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Private, 4-yearsSelma, AL
$4,800 - 50- - 4 to 1
- New Beginning College of Cosmetology
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Private, Less than 2 yearsAlbertville, AL
$15,150 $3,345 45- - 7 to 1
- Talladega College
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Private, 4-yearsTalladega, AL
$13,886 $9,674 903- - 22 to 1
- Northwest-Shoals Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsMuscle Shoals, AL
$8,761
($5,011)
$3,726 4,032- - 16 to 1
- University Academy of Hair Design
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Private, Less than 2 yearsTuscaloosa, AL
$11,123 $6,091 44- - 11 to 1
- Heritage Christian University
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Private, 4-yearsFlorence, AL
$11,632 $7,746 143100% - 8 to 1
- Southern Union State Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsWadley, AL
$8,670
($4,920)
$5,630 4,386- - 19 to 1
- Winonah's International School of Cosmetology
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Private, Less than 2 yearsHoover, AL
$12,750 $3,105 109- - 10 to 1
- Strayer University-Alabama
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Private, 4-yearsBirmingham, AL
$13,515 $5,854 1,380- - 41 to 1
- Lawson State Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsBirmingham, AL
$8,670
($4,920)
$6,485 2,919- - 16 to 1
Average$15,038
($7,429)
$6,950 294,67075.90% 1,119 SAT 15.97 to 1
*Alabama college ranking
**Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.
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