Alabama Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $13,603 ($6,113)
Average Acceptance Rates 67.09 %
Total Student Population 304,476
Average Graduation Rates 38.01 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 16.73 to 1

Alabama Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 94 colleges universities in Alabama State - 41 public and 53 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Alabama Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)22
Private (for-profit)31
4 Year or High46
2-4 Year34
Less than 2 year14

Average Academic Statistics for Alabama State Colleges

[chart] Alabama Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for Alabama colleges is 67.09375 %.
Average Graduation Rate for Alabama colleges is 38.012048192771 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for Alabama colleges is 23.923076923077 %
Average Retention Rate for Alabama colleges is 63.037037037037 %
Total Student Population for Alabama colleges is 304,476
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for Alabama colleges is 16.733333333333 %

Alabama Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at Alabama
Remedial services61 out of 94 Schools
Academic/career counseling service82 out of 94 Schools
Employment services for students67 out of 94 Schools
Placement services for completers71 out of 94 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children9 out of 94 Schools
Library facilities at institution87 out of 94 Schools

Offered Degrees At Alabama Colleges

Alabama colleges and universities are offering 3,269 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Alabama State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate40630
One but less than two years certificate39241
Associate's Degree53593
Two but less than four years certificate50
Bachelor's Degree1,159144
Post Bachelor's Degree5119
Master's Degree496157
Post Master's Degree4122
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship15112
Doctor's degree - professional practice286
Doctor's degree - other51

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For Alabama Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for Alabama colleges is $6,113 for Alabama residents and $13,603 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $8,673 for in-state students and $14,761 for out-of-state students.

Alabama 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] Alabama State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at Alabama State

Next table shows the number of Alabama schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Alabama State
Online Completely0 out of 94 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes61 out of 94 Schools
Graduate Online Classes26 out of 94 Schools
ROTC30 out of 94 Schools
ROTC Army27 out of 94 Schools
ROTC Navy2 out of 94 Schools
ROTC Air Force22 out of 94 Schools
Weekend/Evening College46 out of 94 Schools
Teacher certificate26 out of 94 Schools
Study Abroad23 out of 94 Schools
Campus Housing38 out of 94 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.