Alabama Colleges Statistics

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2020 Alabama Colleges Statistics

In Alabama State, there are 99 Alabama Colleges - 41 public and 58 private schools. Among them, 96 schools are offering undergraduate programs and 33 schools have graduate programs. 62 Alabama Colleges offer the distance learning Opportunities and 4 schools are online completely schools that all degree programs can be completed by online educationin Alabama. Total 312,716 students are attending Alabama Colleges and the average students to faculty ratio is 16.46 to 1. The 2020 average tuition & fees at Alabama Colleges is $6,802 for Alabama residents and $14,378 for out-of-state students. The average graduate tuition & fees is $9,505 for Alabama residents and $15,642 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the 2019-2020 statistics for Alabama Colleges.
Alabama Colleges Statistics
academic year 2019-2020
Number of Schools99 schools
By Types41 public, 58 private
By Levels45 four(4) years
33 two but less than four years
21 less than two(2) years
By Categories5 National Universities
4 Liberal Arts Colleges
33 Community Colleges
Tuition & fees
Undergraduate$6,802 Alabama residents
$14,378 out-of-state
Graduate$9,505 Alabama residents
$15,642 out-of-state
Average Financial Aid$6,435
Student Population312,716
Undergraduate263,436
Graduate49,280
Acceptance Rate66.70%
Test Scores1,101 SAT, 22 AVG
Students to Faculty Ratio16.46 to 1

Alabama Colleges Comparison By Rank, Tuition, and Admission

Next 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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2019-2020 Alabama Colleges Comparison
Rank*NameTuition & FeesAverage Financial AidPopulationAcceptance RateTest ScoresStudents to Faculty Ratio
1 Samford University
Private, 4 yearsBirmingham, AL
$32,850 $15,760 5,61983% 1,160 SAT
26 ACT
12 to 1
2 Auburn University
Public, 4 yearsAuburn, AL
$31,124
($11,492)
$9,062 30,44081% 1,235 SAT
28 ACT
19 to 1
3 The University of Alabama
Public, 4 yearsTuscaloosa, AL
$30,250
($10,780)
$14,968 38,39083% 1,210 SAT
27 ACT
22 to 1
4 University of Alabama at Birmingham
Public, 4 yearsBirmingham, AL
$20,400
($8,568)
$8,292 21,92374% 1,228 SAT
26 ACT
19 to 1
5 University of Alabama in Huntsville
Public, 4 yearsHuntsville, AL
$23,518
($11,122)
$8,916 9,73683% 1,364 SAT
28 ACT
17 to 1
6 Jacksonville State University
Public, 4 yearsJacksonville, AL
$20,840
($11,120)
$7,784 8,47955% 1,045 SAT
21 ACT
18 to 1
7 University of Montevallo
Public, 4 yearsMontevallo, AL
$26,728
($13,708)
$10,576 2,61253% 1,135 SAT
23 ACT
13 to 1
8 Troy University
Public, 4 yearsTroy, AL
$16,708
($8,908)
$5,883 16,98188% 1,010 SAT
21 ACT
16 to 1
9 Birmingham-Southern College
Private, 4 yearsBirmingham, AL
$18,241 $26,406 1,26854% 1,210 SAT
26 ACT
12 to 1
10 University of North Alabama
Public, 4 yearsFlorence, AL
$20,220
($10,620)
$6,335 7,48889% 1,098 SAT
23 ACT
19 to 1
11 Spring Hill College
Private, 4 yearsMobile, AL
$40,648 $29,929 1,37950% 1,113 SAT
23 ACT
13 to 1
12 Alabama State University
Public, 4 yearsMontgomery, AL
$19,396
($11,068)
$8,405 4,41397% 950 SAT
17 ACT
15 to 1
13 University of South Alabama
Public, 4 yearsMobile, AL
$16,292
($8,396)
$6,725 14,83479% 1,125 SAT
24 ACT
18 to 1
14 Judson College
Private, 4 yearsMarion, AL
$18,540 $12,409 26837% 1,098 SAT
19 ACT
5 to 1
15 Tuskegee University
Private, 4 yearsTuskegee, AL
$22,614 $5,347 3,02652% 989 SAT
21 ACT
14 to 1
16 University of West Alabama
Public, 4 yearsLivingston, AL
$20,090
($10,990)
$5,874 5,20035% 940 SAT
20 ACT
14 to 1
17 Faulkner University
Private, 4 yearsMontgomery, AL
$22,310 $8,858 3,17878% 1,080 SAT
21 ACT
12 to 1
18 Stillman College
Private, 4 yearsTuscaloosa, AL
$11,292 $5,384 79733% - 15 to 1
19 Alabama A & M University
Public, 4 yearsNormal, AL
$18,634
($10,024)
$9,704 6,10692% 925 SAT
17 ACT
20 to 1
20 Auburn University at Montgomery
Public, 4 yearsMontgomery, AL
$18,292
($8,620)
$7,442 5,21190% 1,035 SAT
21 ACT
17 to 1
21 Talladega College
Private, 4 yearsTalladega, AL
$13,846 $11,246 1,212- - 22 to 1
22 Columbia Southern UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsOrange Beach, AL $5,655 $1,903 21,104- - 62 to 1
23 South University-MontgomeryPrivate, 4 yearsMontgomery, AL $17,014 $5,785 390- - 10 to 1
24 Amridge University
Private, 4 yearsMontgomery, AL
$9,950 $4,163 755- - 12 to 1
- ITT Technical Institute-MadisonPrivate, 4 yearsMadison, AL - - -- - 12 to 1
- Huntsville Bible College
Private, 4 yearsHuntsville, AL
$4,490 $1,712 128- - 13 to 1
- Marion Military Institute
Public, 2-4 yearsMarion, AL
$15,418
($9,418)
$9,993 39458% 1,200 SAT
22 ACT
14 to 1
- John C Calhoun State Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsTanner, AL
$8,810
($4,880)
$4,384 9,736- - 23 to 1
- Mitchell Cosmetology College
Private, Less than 2 yearsAlabaster, AL
$10,080 $5,310 -- - 14 to 1
- J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsHuntsville, AL
$8,700
($4,770)
$5,003 831- - 15 to 1
- Fortis CollegePrivate, Less than 2 yearsMobile, AL $14,811 $4,250 322- - 19 to 1
- Winonah's International School of Cosmetology
Private, Less than 2 yearsHoover, AL
$11,500 $3,216 59- - 10 to 1
- George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville
Public, 2-4 yearsHanceville, AL
$8,730
($4,800)
$5,265 5,057- - 16 to 1
- Southeastern Bible College
Private, 4 yearsBirmingham, AL
$11,790 - 143- - 8 to 1
- United States Sports Academy
Private, 4 yearsDaphne, AL
$17,424 $3,093 546- - 8 to 1
- Alabama College of Osteopathic MedicinePrivate, 4 yearsDothan, AL - - 654- - -
- Coastal Alabama Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsBay Minette, AL
$8,730
($4,800)
$4,404 7,419- - 22 to 1
- Selma UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSelma, AL $7,280 $4,044 317- - 13 to 1
- Hair AcademyPrivate, Less than 2 yearsMontgomery, AL - - 11- - 20 to 1
- Oakwood University
Private, 4 yearsHuntsville, AL
$19,990 $7,949 1,63665% 981 SAT
20 ACT
11 to 1
- Paul Mitchell the School-BirminghamPrivate, Less than 2 yearsHoover, AL $17,000 $6,230 132- - 10 to 1
- Strayer University-AlabamaPrivate, 4 yearsBirmingham, AL $13,515 $4,475 1,234- - 35 to 1
- University of Mobile
Private, 4 yearsMobile, AL
$23,860 $12,263 1,88546% 1,085 SAT
24 ACT
13 to 1
- Southeastern School of Cosmetology
Private, Less than 2 yearsBirmingham, AL
- - 55- - 8 to 1
- Lawson State Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsBirmingham, AL
$8,730
($4,800)
$4,710 3,274- - 16 to 1
- Paul Mitchell the School-HuntsvillePrivate, Less than 2 yearsMadison, AL $17,000 $4,246 165- - 15 to 1
- Strayer University - Decatur CampusPrivate, Less than 2 yearsDecatur, AL - - -- - -
- Herzing University-BirminghamPrivate, 4 yearsBirmingham, AL $14,200 $4,384 57178% - 14 to 1
- Southern Union State Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsWadley, AL
$8,730
($4,800)
$4,651 4,531- - 19 to 1
- Midfield Institute of Cosmetology
Private, Less than 2 yearsMidfield, AL
$14,000 $3,910 23- - 16 to 1
- Gadsden State Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsGadsden, AL
$8,790
($4,860)
$4,704 4,736- - 17 to 1
- Snead State Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsBoaz, AL
$8,880
($4,950)
$5,524 2,280- - 21 to 1
- Fortis College-MontgomeryPrivate, 2-4 yearsMontgomery, AL $14,147 $4,681 106- - 35 to 1
- Concordia College Alabama
Private, 4 yearsSelma, AL
$10,320 - 389- - 20 to 1
- Reid State Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsEvergreen, AL
$8,790
($4,860)
$3,712 396- - 12 to 1
- Fortis College-MontgomeryPrivate, Less than 2 yearsMontgomery, AL $13,952 $3,914 337- - 39 to 1
- Athens State University
Public, 4 yearsAthens, AL
$13,890
($7,710)
$4,746 3,044- - 15 to 1
- Northwest-Shoals Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsMuscle Shoals, AL
$8,701
($4,771)
$4,271 3,539- - 19 to 1
- Virginia College-MobilePrivate, 2-4 yearsMobile, AL $15,800 - 674- - 16 to 1
- Lurleen B Wallace Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsAndalusia, AL
$8,730
($4,800)
$4,393 1,784- - 17 to 1
- Jefferson State Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsBirmingham, AL
$8,790
($4,860)
$4,157 9,078- - 20 to 1
- Virginia College-HuntsvillePrivate, 2-4 yearsHuntsville, AL $15,800 - 491- - 12 to 1
- Heritage Christian University
Private, 4 yearsFlorence, AL
$11,532 $7,063 7824% -
11 ACT
8 to 1
- Alabama State College of Barber Styling
Private, Less than 2 yearsGardendale, AL
$9,850 $5,196 15- - 8 to 1
- Brown Beauty Barber School
Private, Less than 2 yearsBessemer, AL
$11,100 $4,513 21- - 11 to 1
- George C Wallace Community College-Dothan
Public, 2-4 yearsDothan, AL
$8,670
($4,740)
$6,456 4,610- - 17 to 1
- The Salon Professional Academy-HuntsvillePrivate, Less than 2 yearsHuntsville, AL $17,630 $3,924 46- - 10 to 1
- Enterprise State Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsEnterprise, AL
$8,730
($4,800)
$4,279 1,705- - 18 to 1
- Cardiac and Vascular Institute of UltrasoundPrivate, 2-4 yearsMobile, AL $17,700 $4,940 44- - 15 to 1
- Northeast Alabama Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsRainsville, AL
$8,730
($4,800)
$4,099 2,883- - 18 to 1
- Virginia College-MontgomeryPrivate, 2-4 yearsMontgomery, AL $15,800 - 429- - 8 to 1
- ITT Technical Institute-MobilePrivate, 4 yearsMobile, AL - - -- - 14 to 1
- Miles College
Private, 4 yearsFairfield, AL
$12,464 $7,353 1,550- - 16 to 1
- Fortis College-FoleyPrivate, Less than 2 yearsFoley, AL $14,958 $4,001 108- - 22 to 1
- J F Ingram State Technical CollegePublic, 2-4 yearsDeatsville, AL $5,400 $3,317 443- - 11 to 1
- ITT Technical Institute-BessemerPrivate, 4 yearsBessemer, AL - - -- - 15 to 1
- Strayer University - Montgomery CampusPrivate, Less than 2 yearsMontgomery, AL - - -- - -
- George C Wallace State Community College-Selma
Public, 2-4 yearsSelma, AL
$8,430
($4,500)
$5,475 1,475- - 13 to 1
- Bevill State Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsJasper, AL
$9,342
($5,150)
$4,348 3,745- - 16 to 1
- Ross Medical Education Center-HuntsvillePrivate, Less than 2 yearsHuntsville, AL $15,990 $4,266 154- - 14 to 1
- Shelton State Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsTuscaloosa, AL
$8,471
($4,541)
$4,823 4,350- - 19 to 1
- Brown Mackie College-BirminghamPrivate, 4 yearsBirmingham, AL $12,492 - 280- - 4 to 1
- Chattahoochee Valley Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsPhenix City, AL
$8,790
($4,860)
$5,261 1,568- - 17 to 1
- Alabama Southern Community CollegePublic, 2-4 yearsMonroeville, AL $7,890
($4,380)
- 982- - 17 to 1
- Fortis College-DothanPrivate, Less than 2 yearsDothan, AL $15,192 $3,527 180- - 25 to 1
- University of Phoenix-AlabamaPrivate, 4 yearsBirmingham, AL $10,905 - 14- - 21 to 1
- Central Alabama Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsAlexander City, AL
$8,800
($4,870)
$4,067 1,681- - 18 to 1
- Blue Cliff Career CollegePrivate, Less than 2 yearsMobile, AL $16,025 $3,044 8785% - 17 to 1
- Jefferson Davis Community CollegePublic, 2-4 yearsBrewton, AL $7,598
($4,088)
- 746- - 16 to 1
- Virginia College-BirminghamPrivate, 2-4 yearsBirmingham, AL $15,800 - 2,108- - 17 to 1
- Huntingdon College
Private, 4 yearsMontgomery, AL
$26,493 $12,926 1,08159% 1,108 SAT
21 ACT
14 to 1
- H Councill Trenholm State Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsMontgomery, AL
$8,640
($4,710)
$3,720 1,855- - 14 to 1
- Remington College-Mobile CampusPrivate, 4 yearsMobile, AL $15,373 $3,735 313- - 17 to 1
- Alabama School of Nail Technology & Cosmetology
Private, Less than 2 yearsJackson, AL
$15,417 $5,701 25- - 20 to 1
- New Beginning College of CosmetologyPrivate, Less than 2 yearsAlbertville, AL $11,040 $4,299 83- - 20 to 1
- University Academy of Hair DesignPrivate, Less than 2 yearsTuscaloosa, AL $9,970 $5,074 28- - 12 to 1
- Bishop State Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsMobile, AL
$8,610
($4,740)
$4,060 2,860- - 19 to 1
- Fortis Institute-BirminghamPrivate, 2-4 yearsBirmingham, AL $13,326 $4,573 383- - 20 to 1
Average$14,378
($6,802)
$6,435 312,71666.70% 1,101 SAT 16.46 to 1
*Alabama college ranking
**Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.
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1. Samford UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBirmingham, AL

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2. Auburn UniversityPublic, 4 yearsAuburn, AL

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3. The University of AlabamaPublic, 4 yearsTuscaloosa, AL

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4. University of Alabama at BirminghamPublic, 4 yearsBirmingham, AL

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5. University of Alabama in HuntsvillePublic, 4 yearsHuntsville, AL

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6. Jacksonville State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsJacksonville, AL

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