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Amridge University

Amridge University is Christian college with 322 students located in Montgomery, AL.

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Selectivity
Offers Baccalaureate Degrees, Liberal Arts College, Open Admissions, Religiously affiliated, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science, Focus on Undergraduate Professions

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Overview

Overview

Amridge University says

Amridge University is an independent, coeducational institution dedicated to the spirit of its Christian ideals and heritage. Amridge University's mission is to prepare men and women, through a commitment to academic excellence and spiritual vitality at the undergraduate and graduate levels, for a lifetime of learning, leadership, and service to the professions, society, church, and family.

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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 322
Gender 39% Male / 61% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 63% Full Time / 37% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 90% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 30%
Hispanic/Latino 1%
Ethnicity Unknown 31%
Black or African American 37%
Asian 1%

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: tutoring writing center reduced course load
  • Computer Services: libraries, computer center
  • Counseling Services: financial aid counseling placement services for graduates veteran's counselor career counseling
  • Facilities
  • Special Needs Services: partial services for students with learning disabilities wheelchair accessibility
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): accelerated program double major independent study internships
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies (56%), Bible/Biblical Studies (26%), Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies (6%), Business Administration and Management (6%), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other (4%)

Majors Offered

Bachelor's

A program that focuses on the Christian and/or Jewish Bible and related literature, with an emphasis on understanding and interpreting the theological, doctrinal, and ethical messages contained therein. May include preparation for applying these studies in various religious vocations.

Job Opportunities:

Directors, Religious Activities and Education
Plan, direct, or coordinate programs designed to promote the religious education or activities of a denominational group. May provide counseling and guidance relative to marital, health, financial, and religious problems.
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in philosophy, religion, and theology. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

A program that is a structured combination of the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities, emphasizing breadth of study. Includes instruction in independently designed, individualized, or regular programs.

Job Opportunities:

Postsecondary Teachers, All Other
All postsecondary teachers not listed separately.

Associates

A program that is a structured combination of the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities, emphasizing breadth of study. Includes instruction in independently designed, individualized, or regular programs.

Job Opportunities:

Postsecondary Teachers, All Other
All postsecondary teachers not listed separately.

Bachelor's

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

Job Opportunities:

Chief Executives
Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.
General and Operations Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services.
Sales Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the actual distribution or movement of a product or service to the customer. Coordinate sales distribution by establishing sales territories, quotas, and goals and establish training programs for sales representatives. Analyze sales statistics gathered by staff to determine sales potential and inventory requirements and monitor the preferences of customers.
Administrative Services Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate one or more administrative services of an organization, such as records and information management, mail distribution, facilities planning and maintenance, custodial operations, and other office support services.
Industrial Production Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the work activities and resources necessary for manufacturing products in accordance with cost, quality, and quantity specifications.
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.
Construction Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate, usually through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems. Participate in the conceptual development of a construction project and oversee its organization, scheduling, budgeting, and implementation. Includes managers in specialized construction fields, such as carpentry or plumbing.
Social and Community Service Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers.
Managers, All Other
All managers not listed separately.
Cost Estimators
Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service. May specialize according to particular service performed or type of product manufactured.
Management Analysts
Conduct organizational studies and evaluations, design systems and procedures, conduct work simplification and measurement studies, and prepare operations and procedures manuals to assist management in operating more efficiently and effectively. Includes program analysts and management consultants.
Business Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in business administration and management, such as accounting, finance, human resources, labor and industrial relations, marketing, and operations research. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Bachelor's

Any instructional program in computer and information sciences and support services not listed above.

Administration & Faculty

President Michael Turner
Accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Full-time Faculty 41
Student : Faculty Ratio 10 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 85 : 14
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 100

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 22/100
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Selectivity

Admissions Websites

Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $6,112 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $6,736
$30K-$48K $9,974

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $6,000, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $6,900 Same as On-Campus
Fees $820 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $9,600
Books $1,500 $1,500
Total (before financial aid) $9,220 $18,820

Students Receiving Aid

90% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 100% $3,846
Federal Scholarships/Grants 90% $2,782
Institutional Grants 90% $2,006
Pell Grants 90% $2,782
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 40% $150
Student Loans 100% $3,846

Financial Aid Websites

Learn more about financial aid at http://www.amridgeuniversity.edu/au_financialaid.html.

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Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

66% of students graduated in six years.

38% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

Rankings

U.S. News & World Report

#236 National Liberal Arts Colleges High School Counselor Rankings

WalletHub

#203 The Best and Worst College Cities and Towns in America

Washington Monthly

#20 Liberal Arts Colleges - Graduation Rate Rank
#125 Liberal Arts Colleges - Service Staff, Courses, and Financial Aid Rank
#125 Liberal Arts Colleges - Community Service Participation Rank
#138 Liberal Arts Colleges - Research Expenditures Rank
#139 Liberal Arts Colleges - ROTC Rank
#201 Liberal Arts Colleges - Overall Rank
#208 Liberal Arts Colleges - Peace Corps Rank
#214 Liberal Arts Colleges - Bachelor's to PhD Rank
#235 Liberal Arts Colleges - Federal Work-Study Funds Spent on Service Rank
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