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Alabama Colleges

Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled

For academic year 2019-2020, 500,872 students have applied and among them 344,784 were admitted to Alabama Colleges. 88,580 students were finally enrolled into one of accepted schools. Next table and chart illustrates the number of applicant, admitted, and enrolled students for Alabama Colleges.
Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled (2019-2020)
Alabama Colleges
ApplicantsAdmittedEnrolled
Total500,872 344,78488,580
Public Schools383,827 280,04177,634
4 Years (Or High)380,784 278,31776,831
2-4 Years3,043 1,724803
Less Than 2 Years0 00
Private Schools117,045 64,74310,946
4 Years (Or High)116,911 64,62010,854
2-4 Years0 00
Less Than 2 Years134 12392
[CHART#1] Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled for Alabama Colleges

Acceptance Rate

The average acceptance rate of Alabama Colleges is 68.84% in academic year 2019-2020. Public schools' average acceptance rate was 72.96% and the average rate of private schools was 55.31%. Next table and chart illustrates the average acceptance rate for Alabama Colleges with comparable factors.
Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
Alabama Colleges
Acceptance Rate
All Schools Average68.84%
Public Schools72.96%
4 Years (Or High)73.09%
2-4 Years56.65%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools55.31%
4 Years (Or High)55.27%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years91.79%
[CHART#2] Acceptance Rate for Alabama Colleges

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The average yield, also know as enrollment rate, of Alabama Colleges was 68.84% in academic year 2019-2020. Public schools' average admission yield was 72.96% and the average rate of private schools was 55.31%. The admission yield is a rate of number of enrolled students over number of students who are allowed to admit. Next table and chart illustrates the average admission yield for Alabama Colleges with comparable factors.
Yield (Enrollment Rate) (2019-2020)
Alabama Colleges
Admission Yield
All Schools Average25.69%
Public Schools27.72%
4 Years (Or High)27.61%
2-4 Years46.58%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools16.91%
4 Years (Or High)16.80%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years74.80%
[CHART#3] Yield (Enrollment Rate) for Alabama Colleges

SAT Scores

The average SAT score of Alabama Colleges is 913 for academic year 2019-2020. Next table shows SAT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for academic year 2019-2020. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th score of students who enrolled in colleges.
SAT Scores (2019-2020)
Alabama Colleges
Evidence-based Reading and WritingMath
All Schools Average (4 years schools)25%425407
75%501493
Public Schools25%508491
75%601600
Private Schools25%343323
75%402387
[CHART#4] SAT Scores for Alabama Colleges

ACT Scores

The average SAT score of Alabama Colleges is 41 for academic year 2019-2020. Next table shows ACT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for academic year 2019-2020. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th scores of students who enrolled in the colleges.
ACT Scores (2019-2020)
Alabama Colleges
CompositeEnglishMath
All Schools Average25%17 1716
75%23 2422
Public Schools25%202018
75%252724
Private Schools25%141413
75%202119
[CHART#5] ACT Scores for Alabama Colleges