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Best Colleges in Alabama

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Institutional Characteristics

Next table compares the basic academic information between best schools in Alabama. By school type, there are 8 public and 2 private schools in best schools in Alabama. By school level, all 10 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
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Academic Comparison - Best Schools In Alabama
RankNameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
1 Samford UniversityBirmingham, ALPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
2 Auburn UniversityAuburn, ALPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
3 The University of AlabamaTuscaloosa, ALPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
4 University of Alabama at BirminghamBirmingham, ALPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
5 University of Alabama in HuntsvilleHuntsville, ALPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
6 Jacksonville State UniversityJacksonville, ALPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
7 University of MontevalloMontevallo, ALPublic, 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
8 Troy UniversityTroy, ALPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
9 Birmingham-Southern CollegeBirmingham, ALPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
10 University of North AlabamaFlorence, ALPublic, 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
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Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of best schools in Alabama is $15,261 for State residents and $24,088 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 74.30% and graduation rate is 60.80%. Next table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
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Key Facts Comparison Between Best Schools In Alabama
RankNameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
1 Samford University $32,850 83% 76% 12:15,619
2 Auburn University $11,492 / $31,124 81% 79% 19:130,440
3 The University of Alabama $10,780 / $30,250 83% 71% 22:138,390
4 University of Alabama at Birmingham $8,568 / $20,400 74% 63% 19:121,923
5 University of Alabama in Huntsville $11,122 / $23,518 83% 58% 17:19,736
6 Jacksonville State University $11,120 / $20,840 55% 41% 18:18,479
7 University of Montevallo $13,708 / $26,728 53% 55% 13:12,612
8 Troy University $8,908 / $16,708 88% 47% 16:116,981
9 Birmingham-Southern College $18,241 54% 69% 12:11,268
10 University of North Alabama $10,620 / $20,220 89% 49% 19:17,488
Average$15,261 / $24,08874.30%60.80%16.70:114,294
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The ranking data is provided by CollegeEvaluator. We compare the schools that ranked top 10 in Alabamaand in top 500 ranking for all colleges and universities in United States.