Allen University

Columbia, SC, USA
3.98 Average Rating

Allen University is a private HBCU founded in 1870 by ministers of the African Methodist Episcopal Church and located in Columbia, South Carolina. The school provides a liberal arts and professionally-focused education centered around Christianity. The campus auditorium was home to the original meeting that led to the Brown vs. the Board of Education Supreme Court case. Part of the campus is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • African Methodist Episcopal
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
71%
Out of State Students
29%
0
100
72%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision July 31, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
590
Total Number of Undergrads
590
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Honors Program
0
100
13%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
24%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
13:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$15,848
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$13,340
Out-of-State Tuition
$13,340
0
100
74%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$6,845
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
47%
53%
Student Organizations
22
Size of Town
City: Midsize
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Columbia
Charleston
Atlanta
Charlotte
Washington
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$23,300
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What Students Are Saying

3.98 Average Rating
Allen University is above average college. The school is very unique in its on ways because it is an private institution. Allen University teaches students to learn, think, and grow.
Sharnika from North Charleston, SC
I am new to Allen University, so far I have no complaints. The Faculty & Staff are very friendly and helpful. The students seem to have pride and confidence in theirs school making me look forward to developing the same confidence and pride!
Iris from Columbia, SC

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