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Alma College

Alma, MI, USA
3.93 Average Rating

Alma College is a private liberal arts institution affiliated with the Presbyterian Church. It is a residential college based in Alma, Michigan, in the state’s Lower Peninsula. Alma also operates an ecological research area in Vestaburg, which houses a willow marsh, glacial kettle lake, research facilities, and a bird observatory. Alma offers the “Alma Commitment” which offers students interested in studying abroad, taking on a research fellowship, or working an internship, a stipend to fiscally support the student.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Presbyterian Church (USA)
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
89%
Out-Of-State Students
9%
0
100
64%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 23
0
36

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
1,433
Total Number of Undergrads
1,433
Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Non Traditional Learning
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
56%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
68%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$22,086
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$41,398
Out-of-State Tuition
$41,398
0
100
70%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$27,547
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
41%
59%
Student Organizations
84
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Detroit
Saginaw
Grand Rapids
Lansing
Chicago
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
63%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$42,200
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What Students Are Saying

3.93 Average Rating
Alma College has amazing professors. It also has so many opportunities to travel and further your education which most schools I looked at while applying did not. At Alma College you are not just a number. The faculty knows you and cares about you. The only bad thing is the food is not the greatest.
Madison from St. Johns, MI
Small school with big opportunities, there is many academic and extracurricular activities on campus such as Greek life, Model UN, and over 50 different organizations to chose from. The faculty and staff are more than happy to answer questions and help whenever. Friendly, simple, and joyful are the best words to describe it.
Logan from Laingsburg, MI

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