50-50 Profile: Birmingham Southern College

Birmingham Southern College campus

Birmingham Southern College-Private

Birmingham Southern College
1,346 (all undergraduates)
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2012, 2013, 2014, 2015


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2015-16 Accepted: 53%
4 Year Graduation Rate: 56%
5 Year Graduation Rate: 62%
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2015-16 Total Expenses: $48,510
Average Net Price 14-15: $23,036
Freshman Non-Federal Loans: 6%
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SAT Critical Reading: 590
SAT Math: 610
ACT: 29
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Percent Freshman not in top quarter of class: 51% (Big Future)
Percent Freshman with GPA <3.50: 51% (Big Future)
Percent of Freshman Need Met: 75% (College Data)
Percent of Non-Need Freshman Receiving Awards: 40.6% (College Data)
Average Freshman Non-$21,525 (College Data)

Class Schedule: Yes
Shows Class Capacity: Yes
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NCAA D3, Southern Athletic Association

Birmingham Southern College athletic teams

Reasons to consider Birmingham Southern College:

Harrison Honors Program
First-Year Leadership Challenge
Entrepreneurship Scholars Program
Charles B. Vail College Fellows Program
Foreign Languages Across the Curriculum
January Term
Urban Environmental Studies Program
Southern Environmental Center
Distinction in Leadership Studies program
Hess Fellows Advocacy Internships
Krulak Institute for Leadership, Experiential Learning, and Civic Engagement Save


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