The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • Alabama State has more expensive tuition & fees ($19,396) than Alcorn State ($7,290).
  • It is harder to admit to Alcorn State than Alabama State.
  • Alabama State has a higher submitted SAT score (950) than Alcorn State (885).
  • Alcorn State has higher submitted ACT score (17) than Alabama State (17).
  • Alabama State has more students with 4,413 students while Alcorn State has 3,658 students.
  • Alabama State has more full-time faculties with 227 faculties while Alcorn State has 144 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Alabama State University and Alcorn State University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Alabama StateAlcorn State
Alabama Statevs.Alcorn State
Montgomery, AlabamaLocationAlcorn State, Mississippi
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedMaster's degree
Master's College and University (medium programs)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (medium programs)
In-State$11,068
Out-Of-State$19,396
Tuition & Fees
In-State$7,290
Out-Of-State$7,290
89% ($8,405)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)89% ($11,041)
$8,405Average Amount of Financial Aid$11,041
97.87 %Acceptance Rates78.61 %
14.44 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)27.25 %
950SAT Score885
17ACT Score20
33 %Graduation Rate41 %
36 %Transfer-out Rate-
59 %Retention Rate73 %
4,413Student Population3,658
227Number of Faculties144
15 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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