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Alma College: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Alma College

Website: http://www.alma.edu
Address: 614 W Superior , Alma , Michigan - 48801-1599
Phone: (989) 463-7111
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Bachelor's
Campus setting
Distant Town
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Baccalaureate Colleges--Arts & Sciences
Athletics (football) NCAA, Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Assoc
Religious affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Calendar system Four-one-four plan
Remedial services No
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning No
ROTC No
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $25
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
1,891
837
1,054
Percent admitted
72%
68%
75%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
32%
34%
31%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
518
678
SAT Math
528
686
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
21
26
ACT English
20
27
ACT Math
20
26
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $24,630
Out-of-state tuition $24,630
Books and supplies $800
On-campus room and board $8,120
On-campus other expenses $1,460
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
100%
-
Federal grant aid
28%
$4,111
State or local grant aid
92%
$2,329
Institutional grant aid
100%
-
Loan aid
77%
$6,509
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
1,382
45%
55%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 1,384
Estimated graduates enrolled 0
Undergraduates 24 years old -
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old -
GRADUATION RATE
Total 70%
Men 64%
Women 76%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 57%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 69%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 70%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $22,380 $23,688 $24,850 $26,068 4.9%
Books and supplies $700 $700 $800 $800 0.0%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $7,774 $7,774 $8,120 $8,518 4.9%
Other $1,450 $1,450 $1,460 $1,460 0.0%
Off Campus          
Room and board $7,774 $7,774 $8,120 $8,518 4.9%
Other $1,450 $1,450 $1,460 $1,460 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $1,450 $1,450 $1,460 $1,460 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $32,304 $33,612 $35,230 $36,846 4.6%
Off Campus $32,304 $33,612 $35,230 $36,846 4.6%
Off Campus with Family $24,530 $25,838 $27,110 $28,328 4.5%
 

Map & Directions

Map of Alma College

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $25
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,713 695 1,018
Percent admitted 78% 76% 79%
Percent admitted who enrolled 30% 33% 28%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school rank X  
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program X  
Recommendations   X
Formal demonstration of competencies   X
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 22 6%
ACT 98 0%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 470 708
SAT Math 483 668
SAT Writing 503 710
ACT Composite 21 27
ACT English 20 27
ACT Math 20 26

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission 1/1/1916 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation, Commission on Community/Junior College Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs 9/1/1976 -   Accredited