Alabama A&M University is known for its strong academic programs in teacher education. It is a land-grant institution, giving special, individual attention to students, meeting each student's individual needs by special tutoring for those who may not have high ACT scores or who need help in individual classes, or by a honors program for those who fit that category. Undergraduate courses are offered through the Schools of Agricultural and Environmental Science; Arts and Sciences; Business; Education; and Technology. The school is an historically black university established in 1875. Its 2,001-acre campus is located in northern Alabama.

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collegeType
Public
studentType
Coed
4,940
Undergraduates
2,357
Men - 47.7%
2,584
Women - 52.3%
874
Graduate Students
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Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
51% of 5,363 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
June 15
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA
Not reported
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
16-19 range of middle 50%
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Cost of Attendance
In-state: $24,036
Out-of-state: $32,646
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,024
Out-of-state: $18,634
Room and Board
$7,522
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Freshman Award
$11,417
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$38,819
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Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
Not reported
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Not reported Population
183,739
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
College offers housing to students
Sororities
50% of women participate
Fraternities
50% of men participate
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International Students
Not reported
First-Year Students Returning
75.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
45%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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