Allen University
#3410 Overall Influence

Allen University

Black university in the United States

Allen University is a private historically black university in Columbia, South Carolina. It has more than 600 students and still serves a predominantly Black constituency. The campus is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as Allen University Historic District.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Graduation Rate

18%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$12,540

Fees (in-state)

$400

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$14,106
30K-48K$15,370
48K-75K$16,697
75K-110K$18,389
110K+$18,031

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$26,400

Employed

86%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1530 Harden Street, Columbia SC 29204

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

55 per 100k

Violent Crime

8 per 100k

What is Allen University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#1344 World Rank #478 USA Rank
Mathematics
#2346 World Rank #922 USA Rank
Sociology
#4489 World Rank #1333 USA Rank
Chemistry
#5467 World Rank #1864 USA Rank
Biology

Other areas of influence

#652 World Rank #375 USA Rank
Social Work
#1091 World Rank #656 USA Rank
Nursing
#1566 World Rank #767 USA Rank
Law
#1708 World Rank #957 USA Rank
History
#1953 World Rank #885 USA Rank
Education
#2513 World Rank #1274 USA Rank
Psychology
#2878 World Rank #1461 USA Rank
Business
#3069 World Rank #802 USA Rank
Economics
#3274 World Rank #960 USA Rank
Engineering
#3517 World Rank #1974 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#3759 World Rank #1493 USA Rank
Medical
#5137 World Rank #1894 USA Rank
Political Science
#6241 World Rank #2131 USA Rank
Computer Science
#6422 World Rank #2499 USA Rank
Communications

Influential People

Who are Allen University's Most influential alumni?

Allen University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Nursing, and Mathematics. Allen University’s most academically influential people include Lewis C. Dowdy, Bettye Collier-Thomas, and William D. Chappelle.

Lewis C. Dowdy
Lewis C. Dowdy

American educator

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Bettye Collier-Thomas

African American academic

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William D. Chappelle
William D. Chappelle

American educator and AME Church Bishop

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Joseph DeLaine

American minister

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Richard Beamon Martin

American Bishop

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Sam Davis

American football player

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