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Tightest Alabama Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Alabama colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. Jacksonville State University has the lowest acceptance rate as of 54.79% for academic year 2019-2020 in Alabama. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Alabama.
Tightest Alabama Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Jacksonville State University
Public, 4 or more yearsJacksonville, AL
54.79%10,1875,5811,49326.75%
2University of Alabama at Birmingham
Public, 4 or more yearsBirmingham, AL
73.66%8,2986,1122,34638.38%
3University of South Alabama
Public, 4 or more yearsMobile, AL
78.69%6,3504,9971,61732.36%
4Auburn University
Public, 4 or more yearsAuburn, AL
80.67%20,20516,3004,80829.50%
5The University of Alabama
Public, 4 or more yearsTuscaloosa, AL
82.68%38,50531,8356,76421.25%
6University of Alabama in Huntsville
Public, 4 or more yearsHuntsville, AL
82.57%5,2954,3721,49734.24%
7Troy University
Public, 4 or more yearsTroy, AL
87.57%6,1465,3821,67931.20%
8University of North Alabama
Public, 4 or more yearsFlorence, AL
88.78%2,6912,3891,03043.11%
9Alabama A & M University
Public, 4 or more yearsNormal, AL
91.75%9,5798,7891,71019.46%
10Alabama State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMontgomery, AL
96.90%6,6746,4671,02315.82%