Established in 1857, Alabama State University is a public university. The university is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACS) to various degrees and programs to the students. Also it has received approval from the Alabama State Department of Education and its programs and credits are accepted for teacher certification.
Alabama State University offers admissions in more than 50 undergraduate, graduate and continuing education programs to the students belonging to different countries. The graduates of the university are enrolled in prestigious education schools, health sectors among other fields. ASU was earlier named as Lincoln Normal School.
Ranked 87 in Regional Universities in South by US News in 2020.
Ranked 100 in Top Performers on Social Mobility by US News in 2020.
Ranked 39 in Top Public Schools by US News in 2020.
Ranked 23 in Best Greek Life Colleges in America by Niche in 2020.
Ranked 158 in Most Liberal Colleges in America by Niche in 2020.
|Type of University||Public|
|Year of Establishment||1867|
The university’s campus is located on a beautiful 172-acre land that has lush landscaping, historic landmarks and all kinds of facilities that helps in making the learning much more fun-filled.
The Alabama State University Department of Housing and Residence Life stays focused on developing the community and creating a safe environment for all the individuals.
Alabama State University offers programs for more than 50 degrees which include high-demanding programs in science and technology as well.
International students who want to seek admissions at Alabama State University can follow the below-mentioned application details:
Application Portal: Undergraduate and graduate students can submit the on-line application through fillable form.
Application Fee:Non-refundable fee is 25 USD for both UG and graduate courses.
Application deadline : No later than May 10 for Summer Semester and July 30 for Fall Semester (for UG admission).
For graduate programs
The estimated cost of attendance for international students to study at the university is mentioned-below:
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The university offers scholarships for international students to study in the USA. The academic scholarships will be offered annually for a maximum of eight (8) semesters. Awardees must be enrolled in a full-time course to get the scholarship.
Types of scholarships for the students
As an ASU alumnus, the students will always remain an important part of the ASU family. The graduates can stay connected with their classmates and with the university as well by showing their involvement through different means.
Alabama State University introduced the Student Employment Program to inspire the outstanding students and offer them an opportunity to gain valuable work experience and meaningful part-time employment opportunities. The students will get employment opportunities on a first come, first serve basis.
The eligible students need to complete the online application form to get placements.
|Average Cost of Attendance||$19,396 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Alabama State University Enrollment||5916|
|Average Graduation Rate||23.6%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$19,396 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,600 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$5,422 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$3,392 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$7,320 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$4,228 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$4,228 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$4,228 / Year|
|Southern Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Arts Programs||National Association of Schools of Art and Design|
|Music Programs||National Association of Schools of Music|
|Physiotherapy Programs||American Physical Therapy Association|
|Programs||American Occupational Therapy Association|
|Programs||National Association of Schools of Theatre|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary