University of South Alabama

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Public, national research university in Mobile, Alabama, United States; officially nicknamed "South"

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About University of South Alabama

According to Wikipedia, The University of South Alabama is a public research university in Mobile, Alabama. It was created by the Alabama Legislature in May, 1963, and replaced existing extension programs operated in Mobile by the University of Alabama. The first classes were held in June 1964, with an enrollment of 276 students; the first commencement was held in June 1967, with 88 bachelor's degrees awarded.

University of South Alabama's Online Degrees

BA/BS in Interdisciplinary Studies
Degree Concentrations
  • Administrative Sciences
  • Appliied Arts
  • Applied Sciences
  • Community Services
  • Human Services
  • Liberal Studies
  • Professional Development
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
BS in Nursing
  • Required Credits: 59
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Accounting
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MEd in Education
Degree Concentrations
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elementary Education
  • English for Speakers of Other Languages
  • Educational Media
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Educational Media and Technology
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Instructional Design and Development
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Nursing
  • Required Credits: 24
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online
MS in Sport Management
  • Required Credits: None Reported
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online

University of South Alabama Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
8,08473%45%112523

How Much Does University of South Alabama Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$7,896$500

How Much Do University of South Alabama Graduates Make?

If you graduate from University of South Alabama, then you can expect to earn an average of $46,800 per year. You also have a 86% chance of being employed after 10 years.

University of South Alabama's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
13,8849,4334,451

Where is University of South Alabama?

University of South Alabama is located at 307 N University Blvd, Mobile AL 36688-0002

How Safe is University of South Alabama?

University of South Alabama has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is University of South Alabama Known For?

University of South Alabama is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of South Alabama's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of South Alabama's Most Influential Alumni?

University of South Alabama's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Biology, and Medical. Here are some of University of South Alabama's most famous alumni:

Harold G. White
Harold G. White
An American physicist.
Michael Kearney
An American child prodigy.
Eddie Stanky
Eddie Stanky
A Baseball player and coach.
Jackie Johnson
An American weather presenter.
Rodger McFarlane
An American gay rights and AIDS activist .
Dan Povenmire
Dan Povenmire
An American television director, writer, producer, storyboard artist, and actor.
Mark Mostert
A Disability Studies scholar.
Rosalynn Bliss
A Mayor of Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S..
Paul Bearer
Paul Bearer
An American professional wrestling manager .
Carolyn Haines
Carolyn Haines
An American writer.
Tina Allen
Tina Allen
An American sculptor.
Mike Dow
An American mayor.

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