Alma College

Alma College

Alma, Michigan


Alma College

Alma College is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Alma, Michigan. The campus is situated in a distant town area and is home to 1,442 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How difficult is it to get into Alma College?

Admission into Alma College is somewhat competitive with an acceptance rate of 62%. Male students have an acceptance rate of 59% compared to female students with an acceptance rate of 65%.

What SAT score is required for Alma College?

The SAT scores of admitted students range from 1030 to 1230.

What ACT score is required for Alma College?

The ACT scores of admitted students range from 20 to 25.

How much does it cost to attend Alma College?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Alma College for an academic year is $41,398. Both in-state and out-of-state students pay the same tuition. Including the cost of living of $14,422 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $41,398 to $55,820 for an academic year. 100% of undergraduate students at Alma College receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $23,180.

What degrees are offered at Alma College?

The degrees offered at Alma College include "bachelor's degree".

What are the popular majors at Alma College?

The most popular programs/majors at Alma College include "Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General", "Business Administration, Management and Operations"" and "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin".

What is the graduation rate at Alma College?

The graduation rate at Alma College is 67%.

What is the debt of graduating Alma College students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Alma College students is $20,000 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $46,500.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

Student-to-faculty Ratio

12

Awards Offered

Bachelor's degree

City

Alma

College Type

Private not-for-profit

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Distant Town

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$30,844

General

Address

614 W Superior
Alma, Michigan 48801-1599

College Website

alma.edu

Phone

(989) 463-7111

Admissions Website

admissions.alma.edu

Online Application Website

admissions.alma.edu/apply

Admissions

Alma College has an acceptance rate of 62%. The acceptance rate of 62% implies that for every 100 students that applied 62 students got accepted. 3,036 students appied to Alma College. 62% of the students that applied got accepted, and 20% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

3,036

Acceptance Rate

62%

The SAT composite score at Alma College ranged from 1030 to 1230. The ACT composite score at Alma College ranged from 20 to 25.

SAT Composite1030 - 1230
ACT Composite20 - 25
Application Fee$0
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Costs to Attend

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Alma College for an academic year can be broken down into $41,138 for tuition, $260 for fees, $800 for books and supplies, $11,384 for room and board and $2,238 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

$41,398
Tuition$41,138
Fees$260
Books and supplies$800
Room and board$11,384
Other expenses$2,238
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Students

Alma College has 1,442 undergradute students. 42% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 58% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

1,442

Enrollment by gender

42%

42% men

58%

58% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Alma College is 67%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 56% compared to 76% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Alma College is 77%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

67%

Graduation Rate by Gender

56%

56% men

76%

76% women

Retention Rate

77%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Alma College is $46,500 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $27,500 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $59,800.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$46,500

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$27,500 - $59,800

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

80%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Alma College is 91% compared to 9% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

91%

91% percent_working

9%

9% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Alma College include "Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General" with 29 graduates followed by "Business Administration, Management and Operations" with 23 graduates, "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin" with 22 graduates, "Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods" with 20 graduates and "Psychology, General" with 16 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General29
Business Administration, Management and Operations23
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin22
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods20
Psychology, General16

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.

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