You are here: Top Universities > U.S. Colleges > University of South Alabama

University of South Alabama

School Profile

  • University of South AlabamaPublic Four-year University in Mobile, AL
  • Acceptance Rate: 90%
  • Accreditation: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Students: 11,048
First-year Undergraduate Students: 1,617
Undergraduate Students Who are Seeking Degree: 10,701
Graduate Students: 2,734

Degree Programs Offered and Courses List

  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Bachelor of Anthropology
  • Bachelor of Art - General
  • Bachelor of Atmospheric Sciences
  • Bachelor of Biology
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences
  • Bachelor of Business - General
  • Bachelor of Business Administration/Management
  • Bachelor of Chemical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Clinical Laboratory Science
  • Bachelor of Communications/Rhetoric
  • Bachelor of Computer Engineering - General
  • Bachelor of Computer/Information Sciences - General
  • Bachelor of Criminal Justice Studies
  • Bachelor of Drama/Theater Arts
  • Bachelor of Early Childhood Education
  • Bachelor of E-Commerce
  • Bachelor of Electrical/Communications Engineering
  • Bachelor of Elementary Education
  • Bachelor of English Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of Finance/Banking
  • Bachelor of Foreign Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of Geography
  • Bachelor of Geology
  • Bachelor of Health Teacher Education
  • Bachelor of History - General
  • Bachelor of Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • Bachelor of Marketing Management
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Medical Radiologic Technology
  • Bachelor of Music - General
  • Bachelor of Nursing (RN)
  • Bachelor of Parks, Recreation & Fitness - General
  • Bachelor of Philosophy
  • Bachelor of Physical Education
  • Bachelor of Physics
  • Bachelor of Political Science/Government
  • Bachelor of Psychology - General
  • Bachelor of Respiratory Therapy
  • Bachelor of Secondary Education
  • Bachelor of Sociology
  • Bachelor of Special Education
  • Bachelor of Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology
  • Bachelor of Statistics
  • Certificate of Emergency Medical Technology

Online Degrees and Certificates

  • Online Undergraduate Courses
  • Undergraduate Distance Class
  • Online Associate's Degrees
  • Online Bachelor's Degrees
  • Online Graduate Courses
  • Graduate Distance Class
  • Online Master's Degrees
  • Online Doctoral Degrees


  • In-state tuition and fees: $5,962
  • Out-of-state tuition and fees: $10,822

International Students Admissions Requirements

  • SAT Reasoning Test: Recommended
  • SAT Subject Tests: Recommended
  • ACT: Recommended
  • TOEFL: required for international applicants
  • Minimum Paper-Based TOEFL score: 500
  • Minimum Computer-Based TOEFL score: 173
  • TOEFL (paper) average score: 580
  • Average TOEFL Score (Computer-based): 197


Member: NCAA
Team name: Jaguars


  • Ranked #343 Best Undergraduate Business Programs
  • Ranked #114 Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs
  • Ranked #231 High School Counselor Rankings
  • Ranked #151 Best Education Schools
  • Ranked #61 Audiology
  • Ranked #193 Nursing
  • Ranked #52 Occupational Therapy
  • Ranked #115 Physical Therapy
  • Ranked #70 Physician Assistant
  • Ranked #128 Speech-Language Pathology
  • Ranked #112 Student Engagement and Accreditation
  • Ranked #83 Student Services and Technology
  • Ranked #73 Student Engagement and Accreditation
  • Ranked #51 Student Services and Technology

Students are also interested in

Admissions Address

Meisler Hall, Suite 2500
307 University Boulevard North
Mobile, AL 36688-0002
(251) 460-6141
(800) 872-5247
Fax: (251) 460-7876
Contact: Norma Tanner
Director of Admissions

Entering Class Stats

Fall 2010 Selectivity
Selectivity selective
Fall 2010 acceptance rate 86%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 86%

Fall 2010 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments
Applicants 4,369
Female applicants 2,378
Male applicants 1,991
Applicants accepted 3,777
Female applicants accepted 2,141
Male applicants accepted 1,636
Freshman enrollment 1,772
Female freshman enrollment 976
Male freshman enrollment 796
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2010 Wait List
School has a wait list No
Applicants placed on wait list N/A
Students accepting place on wait list N/A
Students accepted from wait list N/A

Fall 2010 High School GPA
Freshman students submitting high school GPA N/A
Average high school GPA N/A
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range N/A
GPA breakdown N/A

Fall 2010 Freshman SAT Scores
Freshman students submitting SAT scores 7%
SAT Critical Reading average score N/A
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 440-560
SAT Critical Reading score breakdown N/A
SAT Math average score N/A
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 450-580
SAT Math score breakdown N/A
SAT Writing average score N/A
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range N/A
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2010 Freshman ACT Scores
Freshman students submitting ACT scores 89%
Average ACT Composite score N/A
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 19-24
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range 17-24
ACT English score breakdown N/A
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range 19-25
ACT Math score breakdown N/A

Next: University of South Carolina


Featured Categories


Undergraduate Graduate Schools Professional Schools Nursing & Medical
Community Colleges Mathematics Schools Pharmacy Schools Medical Schools
Colleges and Universities Chemistry Schools Engineering Schools Dental Schools
BBA Colleges Physics Schools Business Schools Nursing Schools
ACT Education Schools Part-time MBA Best Hospitals
High Schools School Rankings Law Schools Nursing Homes
GRE/GMAT/LSAT Graduate/Law/MBA Shopping Guides Music © 2016