|School Type||Private 4 Year|
|Religious Affiliation||United Methodist|
|On campus housing||Yes|
Located in Birmingham, Alabama, Birmingham Southern College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs. The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 3,679 prospective students applied, and 1,952 were granted admission. Of those admitted 441 enrolled in the school. 1,337 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 9 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2016/2017, excluding room and board, is $33,200 plus fees of $1,248. Birmingham Southern College is ranked 156 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.
|Applications Due||Feb 1, 2018|
|Books and Supplies||$1,260|
|Room and Board||$11,920|
|Budget for Other Expenses||$2,772|
|Total One Year Cost||$50,400|
|Years||Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree|
|in 4 years||53% earned a bachelor degree|
|in 5 years||59% earned a bachelor degree|
|in 6 years||62% earned a bachelor degree|
A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Birmingham Southern College. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Birmingham Southern College is more effective than average at successfully graduating students.