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#2597 Overall Influence

Birmingham–Southern College

Private liberal arts institution in Birmingham, Alabama

From Wikipedia

Birmingham–Southern College is a private liberal arts college in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Founded in 1856, the college is affiliated with the United Methodist Church and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools . More than 1300 students from 33 states and 16 foreign countries attend the college. Birmingham–Southern has a 13:1 student-faculty ratio, and 96% of full-time faculty hold a doctorate or the highest degree in their field.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,460

Acceptance

60%

Graduation Rate

71%

Median SAT Score

1210

Median ACT Score

25

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$17,650

Fees (in-state)

$1,250

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$19,592
30K - 48K$19,625
48K - 75K$20,559
75K - 110K$22,617
110K+$25,400

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$53,100

Employed

91%

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

900 Arkadelphia Road, Birmingham AL 35254

What is Birmingham–Southern College 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

#2406 World Rank
Medical
#1436 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2225 World Rank
History
#1922 World Rank
Chemistry
#6903 World Rank
Education
#3001 World Rank
Literature
#1639 World Rank
Sociology
#5705 World Rank
Biology
#3535 World Rank
Communications
#7678 World Rank
Political Science
#4472 World Rank
Mathematics
#4251 World Rank
Physics
#3757 World Rank
Psychology
#4681 World Rank
Philosophy
#9977 World Rank
Engineering
#11379 World Rank
Computer Science
#10942 World Rank
Economics

Other areas of influence

#1708 World Rank
Law
#2270 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#5538 World Rank
Business
#6410 World Rank
Anthropology
#7151 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#7535 World Rank
Social Work
#8375 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Birmingham–Southern College's Most influential alumni?

Birmingham–Southern College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Sociology, and Law

Cade Hovater

Researcher

Thomas M Ramsey

Researcher

Rostislav Vergun

Basketball player

Haley Johnson Bishop

Researcher

Brian Dranka

Researcher

Mary Helen Ferguson

Researcher

Amanda G Dean

Researcher

Kamal S. Yackzan

Biomedical researcher

Janet P Trammell

Researcher

Ann Fowler

American beauty pageant titleholder

Morgan Smith

American actor, singer, and model

Ray Wedgeworth

American sports coach