Faulkner University: Review & Facts

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Faulkner University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,330 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1942 and is one of the 10 schools and colleges located in Montgomery, Alabama.

Faulkner University is affiliated with Christian Churches and Churches of Christ.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, and doctoral degree are offered at Faulkner University.

Faulkner University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Criminal Justice, Law, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.

It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
57%
Faulkner University student retention rate is low at 57% (below Alabama average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Faulkner University is low - 35%. Roughly 32% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Faulkner University is pretty decent - 15:1. Learn more on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,500
Average tuition costs are fairly high - about $15,800 per year. The additional fees at Faulkner University beyond tuition are around $1,700; this comes to $17,500 per year.

Read the details about Faulkner University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
58%
As reported in recent data, 1,215 applications were submitted and 705 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Faulkner University is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $35.00. The first-professional application fee is $30.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Faulkner University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (334) 272-5820 or check Faulkner University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,300
Faulkner University provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Faulkner University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B+
Faulkner University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 700 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: about $3,300 annually.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Faulkner University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Faulkner University seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Faulkner University Location and Maps



Post Address: Faulkner University, 5345 Atlanta Hwy, Montgomery, Alabama 36109-3378, USA
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