Fall 2017 Higher Education Profile - Alabama

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, Alabama was home to 51 regionally accredited post-secondary institutions during fall 2017. These 51 institutions enrolled 274,271 students in fall 2017: 233,849 in undergraduate programs and 40,422 in graduate programs. A total of 98,994 students attending post-secondary school in Alabama took at least one distance education course, representing 36.0 percent of the state's total student body. A total of 40,340 students were enrolled exclusively (100% online) in distance education courses with 27,520 (68.2%) of those residing in the state of Alabama.

The majority of institutions were public: including 14 four-year schools and 21 two-year schools. The state was also home to 16 private nonprofit four-year schools. Students enrolled in Alabama's higher education institutions were enrolled in associates degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees.

51 Degree Granting Institutions

 

274,271 Students Enrolled

 

98,994 Students Enrolled in Distance Education

Serving 274,271 students in fall 2017, the 51 regionally accredited, degree granting colleges and universities of Alabama offered academic choices for all types of students. Discover where your educational journey can begin with the institutions listed below. Our college and university listings are objective and focused on helping you achieve your educational or career goals. Whether you are searching for a public or private school with on-campus or online courses and an undergraduate or graduate degree, our list of regionally accredited colleges and universities in Alabama offers a comprehensive guide to the state's higher education options.

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Regionally Accredited Public and Private Non-Profit Colleges and Universities in Alabama

Alabama A & M University
4900 Meridian Street
Normal, AL 35762 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Amridge University
1200 Taylor Rd
Montgomery, AL 36117-3553 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Auburn University

Auburn, AL 36849 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Bevill State Community College
1411 Indiana Avenue
Jasper, AL 35501 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Bishop State Community College
351 North Broad Street
Mobile, AL 36603-5898 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Chattahoochee Valley Community College
2602 College Drive
Phenix City, AL 36869 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Concordia College Alabama
1712 Broad Street
Selma, AL 36701 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: No
Faulkner University
5345 Atlanta Hwy
Montgomery, AL 36109-3390 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
George C Wallace Community College-Dothan
1141 Wallace Drive
Dothan, AL 36303-9234 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
George C Wallace State Community College-Selma
3000 Earl Goodwin Parkway
Selma, AL 36703-2808 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Huntingdon College
1500 East Fairview Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36106-2148 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: No
Jacksonville State University
700 Pelham Road North
Jacksonville, AL 36265 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
John C Calhoun State Community College
6250 U S Highway 31 N
Tanner, AL 35671 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus
3060 Wilson Rd SW
Birmingham, AL 35221-1717 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Marion Military Institute
1101 Washington St
Marion, AL 36756-3207 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: No
Northeast Alabama Community College
138 Highway 35
Rainsville, AL 35986 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Oakwood University
7000 Adventist Blvd NW
Huntsville, AL 35896 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Shelton State Community College
9500 Old Greensboro Rd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35405-8522 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Southern Union State Community College
750 Roberts St
Wadley, AL 36276 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Stillman College
3601 Stillman Boulevard
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
The University of Alabama
739 University Blvd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0166 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Tuskegee University
Kresge Center, 3rd Floor
Tuskegee, AL 36088-1920 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Administration Bldg Suite 1070
Birmingham, AL 35294-0110 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
University of Mobile
5735 College Parkway Drive
Mobile, AL 36613-2842 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
University of North Alabama
One Harrison Plaza
Florence, AL 35632-0001 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
University of West Alabama
Station One
Livingston, AL 35470 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Alabama State University
915 S Jackson Street
Montgomery, AL 36104-0271 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Athens State University
300 N Beaty St
Athens, AL 35611 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Auburn University at Montgomery
7440 East Drive
Montgomery, AL 36117-3596 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Birmingham Southern College
900 Arkadelphia Road
Birmingham, AL 35254 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: No
Central Alabama Community College
1675 Cherokee Rd
Alexander City, AL 35010 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Coastal Alabama Community College
1900 US Hwy 31 S
Bay Minette, AL 36507-2698 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Enterprise State Community College
600 Plaza Drive
Enterprise, AL 36330-1300 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Gadsden State Community College
1001 George Wallace Dr
Gadsden, AL 35903 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville
801 Main St NW
Hanceville, AL 35077-2000 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Herzing University-Birmingham
280 West Valley Ave
Birmingham, AL 35209 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College
3421 Meridian St N
Huntsville, AL 35811 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Jefferson State Community College
2601 Carson Rd
Birmingham, AL 35215-3098 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Judson College
302 Bibb St
Marion, AL 36756 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Lurleen B Wallace Community College
1000 Dannelly Blvd.
Andalusia, AL 36420-1418 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Miles College
5500 Myron Massey Blvd
Fairfield, AL 35064-2621 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Northwest-Shoals Community College
800 George Wallace Blvd
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Samford University
800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35229-2240 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Snead State Community College
102 Elder Street
Boaz, AL 35957-0734 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Spring Hill College
4000 Dauphin St
Mobile, AL 36608-1791 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Talladega College
627 W Battle St
Talladega, AL 35160 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Troy University
University Avenue
Troy, AL 36082-0001 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
United States Sports Academy
One Academy Drive
Daphne, AL 36526-7055 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Dr
Huntsville, AL 35899 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
University of Montevallo
Station 6001
Montevallo, AL 35115-6000 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
University of South Alabama
307 N University Blvd
Mobile, AL 36688-0002 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes