Birmingham Southern College

Birmingham, Alabama

Overview

Address900 Arkadelphia Road
School Websitewww.bsc.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Birmingham Southern College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Birmingham, undefined that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 3,636 students applied to Birmingham Southern College. Of those students, 2,057 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Birmingham Southern College was $16,402, in addition to fees of $1,248. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Birmingham Southern College.

Birmingham Southern College has a 68% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Birmingham Southern College acceptance rate is 57%. To put this into perspective, 2,057 of the 3,636 students who applied to Birmingham Southern College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Birmingham Southern College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Birmingham Southern College had an SAT score between the range of 1,040 and 1,220. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Birmingham Southern College was between 23 and 29 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Birmingham Southern College as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Birmingham Southern College, the tuition for in-state residents is $16,402. Combined with fees of $1,248, room and board costs of $12,500, other expenses of $2,990 and the $1,260 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $17,650 in tuition.

Students at Birmingham Southern College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Birmingham Southern College was $4,928 last year. with 27% of students were awarded federal aid.

Birmingham Southern College Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio12:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Birmingham Southern College.

Birmingham Southern College has a good gender split, with 52% of undergraduates being female and 48% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are undefined residents; in fact, 62% of all students reside in undefined. However, 37% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Birmingham Southern College is 12:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Birmingham Southern College to thrive in your studies.

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