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#439 Overall Influence #338 Desirability Rank

Tuskegee University

Private, historically black university located in Tuskegee, Alabama, USA

From Wikipedia

Tuskegee University is a private, historically black land-grant university in Tuskegee, Alabama. The campus is designated as the Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site by the National Park Service. The university was home to scientist George Washington Carver and to World War II's Tuskegee Airmen.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

11,113

Acceptance

61%

Graduation Rate

52%

Median SAT Score

989

Median ACT Score

20

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$19,594

Fees (in-state)

$3,020

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$42,200

Employed

91%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

3K

Under-Grads

3K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

Kresge Center, 3rd Floor, Tuskegee AL 36088-1920

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

49 per 100K

Violent Crime

3 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

36 per 100K

Violent Crime

12 per 100K

What is Tuskegee 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

#106 World Rank
Education
#325 World Rank
Literature
#317 World Rank
Business
#250 World Rank
Political Science
#484 World Rank
Engineering
#429 World Rank
Medical
#590 World Rank
Biology
#421 World Rank
History
#61 World Rank
Nursing
#804 World Rank
Chemistry
#689 World Rank
Communications
#1083 World Rank
Mathematics
#1767 World Rank
Computer Science
#1346 World Rank
Physics
#1036 World Rank
Psychology
#625 World Rank
Sociology
#264 World Rank
Social Work
#1292 World Rank
Economics

Other areas of influence

#452 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#562 World Rank
Law
#691 World Rank
Philosophy
#716 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1358 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1984 World Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are Tuskegee University's Most influential alumni?

Tuskegee University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Education, and Political Science

William Clarence Matthews

William Clarence Matthews

American baseball player and lawyer

Elise Forrest Harleston

American photographer

Cecil Leonard

American football player

Bruce Antone

Florida State Representative

Frank Walker

American football player

John Lyle

Tuskegee Airman

Rosa Slade Gragg

Educator, school founder, clubwoman, civic worker, church worker

Theresa El-Amin

American politician, labor organizer and civil rights activist

Katheryn Emanuel Lawson

African American chemist

Don Lewis

American musician

Ernie Fields

African American trombonist, pianist, arranger and bandleader

Big Bill Morganfield

Big Bill Morganfield

American blues singer and guitarist