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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Alabama

Auburn University has the highest graduation rate of 79% for academic year 2019-2020 in Alabama. Samford University is ranked second with 76% and The University of Alabama follows them with 71%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have high graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the lowest graduation rates in Alabama.
Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Alabama
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Auburn University
Public, 4 or more yearsAuburn, AL
79%13%90%
2Samford University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBirmingham, AL
76%-90%
3The University of Alabama
Public, 4 or more yearsTuscaloosa, AL
71%20%88%
4Birmingham-Southern College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBirmingham, AL
69%25%80%
5University of Alabama at Birmingham
Public, 4 or more yearsBirmingham, AL
63%19%82%
6University of Alabama in Huntsville
Public, 4 or more yearsHuntsville, AL
58%25%83%
7Spring Hill College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMobile, AL
56%34%72%
8University of Mobile
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMobile, AL
55%-76%
9University of Montevallo
Public, 4 or more yearsMontevallo, AL
55%26%76%
10Tuskegee University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsTuskegee, AL
52%-70%
11Oakwood University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHuntsville, AL
51%-71%
12Huntingdon College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMontgomery, AL
49%-67%
13University of North Alabama
Public, 4 or more yearsFlorence, AL
49%29%75%
14Troy University
Public, 4 or more yearsTroy, AL
47%8%73%
15University of South Alabama
Public, 4 or more yearsMobile, AL
46%31%74%
16Jacksonville State University
Public, 4 or more yearsJacksonville, AL
41%35%75%
17Judson College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMarion, AL
36%-62%
18University of West Alabama
Public, 4 or more yearsLivingston, AL
35%43%62%
19Auburn University at Montgomery
Public, 4 or more yearsMontgomery, AL
34%33%67%
20Talladega College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsTalladega, AL
34%6%70%