Talladega College
Talladega, AL 35160


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 675
Religious affiliation United Church of Christ
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 683 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Talladega College 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

Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Talladega College's tuition was $11,192 for all students regardless of residency (58.2% 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.

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Talladega College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 80% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,460 (which is 24.1% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Talladega College in 2016-2017, was 266, which is 83% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,824 (which is 1.2% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Talladega College has enrolled a total of 675 students (624 students full-time and 51 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 675 students, 6 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 52% men and 48% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 32 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 85%

Hispanic: 5%

Two or more races: 3%

Non-resident alien: 3%

White: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Asian: 0%


Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Talladega College.

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
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 16% 62 0
Visual And Performing Arts 12% 46
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 12% 44
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 5% 20
Psychology 5% 18
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 4% 14 0
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 3% 12
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 3% 12
Social Sciences 3% 12
English Language And Literature/letters 2% 6

Graduation & Dropout Rates

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 Talladega College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
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.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Talladega College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $17,900. Last year, out of the total 222 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 195 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 188 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 156 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $17,900 $23,800
Employment Rate 88% 83%
Total Graduates 222 188

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Talladega College.

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39.2 mile away
Miles College
46 mile away
Point University
65.9 mile away
LaGrange College
67.6 mile away
Faulkner University
72.7 mile away
Tuskegee University
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Amridge University
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