Overview

Student Population
15,569
University of South Alabama overview
Location Mobile, Alabama
Online southalabama.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
University of South Alabama overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Mobile, Alabama, University of South Alabama is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 5,898 prospective students applied, and 4,841 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,886 enrolled in the school.  12,709 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,860 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $7,512 plus fees of $300. University of South Alabama is ranked 826 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Average 
University of South Alabama overview
SAT 1090/1270
ACT 20/26
GPA 3.4
Applications Accepted
82.1% 
University of South Alabama overview
Applications Due Aug 10, 2020
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Alabama Resident Tuition
$7,512
In State Costs for University of South Alabama
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$300
Room and Board $7,490
Budget for Other Expenses$4,096
Total One Year Cost$20,698
Out of State Tuition
$15,024
Out of State Costs for University of South Alabama
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$300
Room and Board $7,490
Budget for Other Expenses$4,096
Total One Year Cost$28,210

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$45,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
39% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of South Alabama students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 27%
Business 14%
Education 11%
Engineering 6%
Biology 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=102094 IPEDS survey data for University of South Alabama.