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Alabama State University

Montgomery, AL, USA
3.39 Average Rating

Originally founded by former slaves, Alabama State University is an HBCU situated in Montgomery and a member of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund. The ASU campus hosts eight colleges offering over 50 undergraduate and graduate degrees. The ASU marching band, known as “The Mighty Marching Hornets,” regularly competes in the Honda Battle of the Bands and was featured in a documentary series called Bama State Style. Every fall, ASU hosts both the country’s oldest black football tradition (The Turkey Day Classic) and its largest black football event (The Magic City Classic).

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Small city
In-State Students
75%
Out-Of-State Students
25%
0
100
98%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision July 30, 2020
Other May 10, 2020
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
4,760
Total Number of Undergrads
4,208
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
8%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
26%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$13,029
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$11,068
Out-of-State Tuition
$19,396
0
100
79%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
88%
Average Aid Per Year
$9,011
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
38%
62%
Student Organizations
70
Size of Town
Small city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Montgomery
Atlanta
Birmingham
Mobile
New York
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
79%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$27,700
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What Students Are Saying

3.39 Average Rating
great student body everyone is really nice. Small town alot of things are close. And great if you want to attend a school down south and a historical black college.
Kimia from Hazelwood, MO
It is very rich in history. It has an outstanding support system within the faculty. Student life is fun and teaches you life long lessons.
Elizabeth from East St. Louis, IL

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