Selma University
Selma, AL 36701

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 172
Religious affiliation Baptist
HBCU
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 19:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 106 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
No
Employment services for students
No
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Selma University has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

$20
Undergrad students
$25
Graduate students

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Selma University's tuition was $6,480 for all students regardless of residency (75.8% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$4,173
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$6,480
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$6,480
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of Selma University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 97% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,122 (which is 16.4% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Selma University in 2016-2017, was 0, which is -- of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was -- (which is 100% below the national average.)

$5,122
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
97%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Selma University has enrolled a total of 172 students (166 students full-time and 6 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 172 students, 9 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 28% men and 72% women and 165 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 7 for graduates studies.

172
Total Enrollment
9
Transfers

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 83%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 12%

Non-resident alien: 5%

Two or more races: 0%

Hispanic: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

White: 0%

Asian: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 6 largest majors offered at Selma University.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Theology And Religious Vocations 44% 38
Philosophy And Religious Studies 11% 10
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 9% 8
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 2% 2
Education 0% 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 0% 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

98%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Selma University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

--
Still enrolled
2%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Selma University.

Judson College
21.9 mile away
Huntingdon College
43.9 mile away
Faulkner University
47.7 mile away
Amridge University
50.3 mile away
Stillman College
62.6 mile away
Samford University
73.4 mile away
Miles College
73.6 mile away