Birmingham Southern College

900 Arkadelphia Road
Birmingham, AL 35254
(205) 226-4600
http://www.bsc.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 1,549
  • Undergraduate population: 1,508
  • Student to faculty ratio: 12 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $37,646
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $36,486
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $37,082
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $35,922

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 98%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $14,940
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 16%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,480
  • Students receiving federal aid: 16%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $5,011
  • Students receiving state aid: 43%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 95%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 2,101
  • Percent admitted: 69%
  • Percent admitted (men): 69%
  • Percent admitted (women): 68%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 520, 640
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 510, 630
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 1,458
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 49%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 51%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 66%
  • Graduation rate (men): 65%
  • Graduation rate (women): 66%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters