Profile: Alabama State University

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On Campus:35%
  • Fall 08/09-12/15
  • Spring 01/07-05/13

Tuition & Payments

You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:

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Campus Diversity
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Campus Profile

Alabama State University, a Historically Black College/University, was America's first state-supported academic institution founded for the education of Blacks. It was established in 1866 as Lincoln Normal in Marion, Alabama and was moved to Montgomery in 1887. After several name changes the school received its present name in 1969. The 105-acre urban campus has over 5500 students and offers 40
different programs of study. The College of Business Administration has developed special programs geared to assist small business entrepreneurs which give students opportunity for actual experience in the market place.

Campus Location - Montgomery, Alabama - the home of the civil rights movement. The captial of Alabama - 2 hours to Atlanta - 3 hours to the beach.

Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Aerospace Sciences: Aerospace Studies

Agriculture: Agriculture Biology

Anthropology: Anthropology

Area Studies: Afro-American Studies

Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art Education, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Graphic Design, Theater Art, Visual Arts

Athletics: Coaching, Health and Fitness Teaching, Physical Education

Biological Sciences: Applied Biology, Aquatic Biology, Biology/Life Science, Microbiology

Business: Accounting, Business Administration, Business Education, Business Information Systems, Finance/Banking, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Public Relations

Chemistry: Chemistry, Forensic Chemistry

Communications: Broadcasting, Communication, Graphic Communication, Interpersonal and Public Communication, Journalism, Mass Communication, Radio and Television Studies, Speech/Rhetoric/Public Address, Visual Design/Web Media

Computer Science: System Administration

Criminal Justice: Corrections, Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, Juvenile Justice, Law Enforcement/Police Sciences

Earth Sciences: Science

Economics: Economics

Education: Early Childhood, Educational Media/Services, Elementary Education, English, Health Education, Instructional Media, Junior High/Middle School, Kindergarten Education, Mathematics, Physical Education, Reading, Science, Secondary Education, Social Science Education, Special Education

English: English

Foreign Language: French, Spanish

General Studies: Arts and Science, Liberal Studies, Social Studies

Geography and Urban Studies: Geography

Health and Safety Sciences: Health Information Administration, Health Services/Hospital Administration and Management, Medical Laboratory Technology, Medical Records Administration and Services, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Sciences

History: History

Hospitality and Tourism: Hospitality Management, Hotel/Restaurant Management

Information Studies: Computer Information Systems, Computer Programming, Computer Science, Information Systems

Library Science: Media Librarian

Marine Sciences: Marine Biology

Mathematics: Mathematics

Military Sciences: Air Force ROTC, Army ROTC

Performing Arts: Dance, Modern Dance, Music, Music Business/Merchandising, Music Education, Music Performance, Theater Arts/Drama

Physics: Physics

Political Science: Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs

Pre-Professional : Engineering Pre-Professional

Psychology: Counseling, Psychology

Recreation: Recreation Therapy, Urban Recreation and Administration

Sociology/Social Work: Social Science, Social Work, Sociology

Recommendation from the home campus is required for admission to music or art classes.

Notable Academic Programs
Business Administration
Theater Art
Biology/Life Science

Unique Academic Programs
Afro-American Studies
Social Work

Summer and Short Term Programs
Field Ornithology

Special Options
RA Exchange: Yes

Registration Priority GPA and Other Academic Requirements Exchange Preferences Mid-Year Exchange Non-Native English Speakers Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students Summer Exchange International Students (Visa Students)
Tuition and Fees Per Semester - Plan A Students Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 7/19/2017.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
Housing Deposit: $200 Year Plan A & B Mandatory
Parking Fee: $75 Year Plan A & B Optional
Orientation Fee: $75 Semester Plan A & B Optional
Gen University Fee: $1,142 Semester Plan A & B Mandatory

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $210 per semester.

Financial Aid
Plan A
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to eligible incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.

For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:

Use FAFSA CODE: 001005

Plan B
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
On-Campus Housing Per Semester Meal Plans Per Semester Notes About Meal Plans
Included in room/board costs

All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.