57%

Acceptance Rate

$25,381

Avg.Financial Aid

001012

FAFSA Code

About Birmingham Southern College (BSC)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,268

Website

www.bsc.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

United Methodist

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Location & Contact

Address

900 Arkadelphia Road

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2052264600
Fax: 2052264600
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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

57%

SAT Range

1040 - 1220

ACT Range

23 - 29

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Considered but not required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$26,863

Average Annual Cost

$16,402

Books And Supplies

$1,260

Other Fees

$1,248

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$12,500

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,990

Total One Year Cost

$34,400

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

12:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

80%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

57%

Male Professors

43%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

61 Graduates

Biology, General

37 Graduates

Psychology, General

29 Graduates

Mathematics

21 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

16 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

13 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

10 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

10 Graduates

Political Science and Government

10 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

8 Graduates

History

8 Graduates

Economics

7 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

7 Graduates

Chemistry

6 Graduates

Physics

6 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

5 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

4 Graduates

Social Sciences, Other

4 Graduates

Engineering, General

3 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

3 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

2 Graduates

Sociology

2 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

2 Graduates

Area Studies

1 Graduates

Music

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,268

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

19%

Full-time

99%

Part-time

1%

Students Gender

Male

48%

US National: 44%

Female

52%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

79% White

0 Unknown

14% Black

2% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

37%

Out Of State

62%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$64,789 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 100% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

100%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$7,000/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,500/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,500/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Panthers

School Colors

black and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Southern Athletic Association

Total Male Athletes

302

Total Female Athletes

150

Intramural Sports

15

Sports Club

8

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$33,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$46,700/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$19,500

$25,932

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$202 - 269

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$25,381

Students Receiving Federal Grants

27%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,928

Students Receiving State Aid

50%

Average Aid Per Year

$915

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$23,612

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$28,066

$30K - $48K

$31,486

$48K - $75K

$27,625

$75K - $110K

$26,627

> $110K

$23,501

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$9,800,376

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