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The University of South Alabama

The University of South Alabama

307 N University Blvd
Mobile, AL 36688-0002
(251) 460-6101

Founded in 1963, the University of South Alabama is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university, which is 7.8 miles from the center of the city, is in Mobile, AL. It is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Alabama. USA offers subjects such as public administration, history, and EMT. It offers students six certificates, 55 bachelors level degrees, 31 degrees at the masters level, and eight doctoral level degrees. 14,776 students pursued degrees from the 73 programs at USA in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits this large university. USA is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Alabama.

Admission

4,369 students applied to this university in 2010. This university admitted about 85% of applicants or 3,757 students. Around 56% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

4,369 students applied to this university in 2010. This university admitted about 85% of applicants or 3,757 students. Around 56% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 86%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 90%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 82%

Student Demographics

USA had 14,776 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

USA had 14,776 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 5910
  • Total Enrolled Female: 8866
  • Undergraduate Male: 5013
  • Undergraduate Female: 6645
  • Graduate Male: 842
  • Graduate Female: 2276

Faculty Demographics

1,051 instructors work for this university. Over two-thirds of the faculty are full-time, around 30% of instructors are part-time, and about 51% of faculty are men.

Faculty Demographics

1,051 instructors work for this university. Over two-thirds of the faculty are full-time, around 30% of instructors are part-time, and about 51% of faculty are men.

  • Male: 543
  • Female: 508
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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