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Talladega, founded in 1867, is a private, historically black, liberal arts college. Its 130-acre campus is located in Talladega, 50 miles east of Birmingham.

Website: www.talladega.edu/joomla25/index.php

Private
Co-ed
780
Undergraduate
Students
(47.1%) 367 Women
(52.9%) 413 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
15% of 2,047 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
2.40
SAT Math
980 average
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
19 average
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$28,621
Tuition and Fees
$13,846
Room and Board
$6,655
Average Percent of Need Met
75%
Average Freshman Award
$19,708
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$41,300
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
39
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 39% of classes
10-19 students: 21% of classes
20-29 students: 18% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 4% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Talladega Population
15,591
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Birmingham
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
65% of all students
Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Tornado
Sororities
25% of women participate
Fraternities
15% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.0% Asian
88.6% Black/African-American
5.0% Hispanic/Latino
3.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
2.4% White
0.8% Unknown
International Students
2.2% from 3 countries
First-Year Students Returning
59.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
23.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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