#4 Best Private Colleges in Alabama

Tuskegee University

Tuskegee, Alabama

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Student Population
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Location Tuskegee, Alabama
Online tuskegee.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Tuskegee University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Tuskegee, Alabama, Tuskegee University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 10,750 prospective students applied, and 5,561 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 526 enrolled in the school.  2,907 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 119 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $19,594 plus fees of $3,020. Tuskegee University is ranked 742 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Tuskegee University is a Historically Black College and University (HBCU) primarily serving the African-American community.
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Tuskegee University is rated within the lower 42% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy
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SAT 880/1098
ACT 18/23
GPA 3.1
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jun 15, 2022
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $25

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Tuskegee University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,812
Other Fees$3,020
Room and Board $9,844
Budget for Other Expenses$6,480
Total One Year Cost$40,750

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$40,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
43% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Tuskegee University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 24%
Engineering 16%
Agriculture 11%
Biology 11%
Psychology 8%

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