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#8 Best Public Universities in Alabama

Troy University

Troy, Alabama

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Overview

Student Population
16,497
Troy University overview
Location Troy, Alabama
Online troy.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Rural Fringe
Troy University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Troy, Alabama, Troy University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 7,018 prospective students applied, and 6,487 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,857 enrolled in the school.  9,427 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 7,070 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $7,800 plus fees of $1,108. TROY is ranked 834 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

4/10
Overall
5/10
Academics
3/10
Resources
4/10
Outcomes
2/10
Value

TROY is rated within the lower 31% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 4 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Troy University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Easy
Troy University overview
SAT 935/1105
ACT 18/25
GPA 3.44
Applications Accepted
92.4% 
Troy University overview
Applications Due Mar 30, 2022
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $30

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Annual Cost to Attend

Alabama Resident Tuition
$7,800
In State Costs for Troy University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$1,108
Room and Board $6,904
Budget for Other Expenses$4,766
Total One Year Cost$21,878
Out of State Resident Tuition
$15,600
Out of State Costs for Troy University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$1,108
Room and Board $6,904
Budget for Other Expenses$4,766
Total One Year Cost$29,678

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$39,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
35% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Troy University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 30%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 13%
Psychology 13%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 10%
Education 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=102368 IPEDS survey data for Troy University.

Current students may use the Troy University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.