N/A

Acceptance Rate

$7,760

Avg.Financial Aid

001046

FAFSA Code

About Talladega College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,212

Website

www.talladega.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 Church of Christ

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

Yes

A private, United Church of Christ university, Talladega College is situated in Talladega, AL. The university covers an area of 50 acres. It was in 1867 when the Talladega College was founded. The motto of the Talladega College is An Education of Distinction and its official colors are crimson and blue. In addition to over 1,230 undergraduate students, TC also boasts of over 9 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 1,200. The school has an academic staff of 60 who teach various courses to the students. Around 90% of the students are 24 and under at Talladega College. At TC around 88% are Black or African American, 4% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 3% are white. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 54% of the students are females and 46% are males. In its 153 years of existence, TC has produced several known personalities like Calvin C. Hernton (Writer), Margaret Bush Wilson (Lawyer), Wynona Lipman (Politician), and Orzell Billingsley (Lawyer). The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Further, it boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 63 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by CSWE (Council on Social Work Education), and SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools).

Location & Contact

Address

627 West Battle Street

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2567616100
Fax: 2567619206
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Rankings

Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. Usually, the rankings of colleges/universities by Forbes and US News are considered trustworthy by applicants and experts. However, Talladega College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications. Generally, the ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success.

Admissions

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

None

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

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$25

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

None

Admission to TC is difficult. However, the university is selective in taking in students. To kickstart the admission process at TC, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $25. To improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Talladega College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students getting admission is not available. It can be inferred that this is not an important admission criterion. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 627 West Battle Street, Talladega, Alabama 35160, or call (256) 761-6100.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$14,754

Average Annual Cost

$12,130

Books And Supplies

$1,370

Other Fees

$1,441

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

$6,704

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,100

Total One Year Cost

$23,745

Before applying to TC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $25,552 per year. The average annual tuition cost ($13,846), books and supplies ($1,570), room and boarding ($8,872), and budget for other expenses ($4,100) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

22:1

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

70%

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

67%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

48%

Male Professors

52%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

24 Graduates

Social Work

12 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

11 Graduates

Psychology, General

11 Graduates

Biology, General

9 Graduates

Sociology

9 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

8 Graduates

Music

8 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

4 Graduates

Chemistry

2 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

2 Graduates

Mathematics

2 Graduates

History

1 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,208

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

93%

Full-time

90%

Part-time

10%

Students Gender

Male

51%

US National: 44%

Female

49%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

4% White

1% Unknown

85% Black

4% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

4% Non Resident alien

0% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

1%

Unknown Location

77%

Out Of State

22%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$44,867 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

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Tornadoes/Lady Tornadoes

School Colors

crimson, white, and columbia blue

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

53

Total Female Athletes

45

Intramural Sports

5

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Soccer

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Soccer

Softball

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $8,872 per year. Talladega College offers a number of dining and meal plan options for its students. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At TC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 46% male and 54% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$20,300/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$21,900/year

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

$0$100,000

$23,691

$31,283

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.

$246 - 325

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

$7,760

Students Receiving Federal Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,631

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

40%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,796

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$6,112

$30K - $48K

$6,857

$48K - $75K

$4,750

The financial aid department of Talladega College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $6,262, whereas the financial aid is $4,332. Meanwhile, the institutional aid offered to the students at TC stands at $4,332.

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