University of Mobile: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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University of Mobile is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,720 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1961 and is one of the 9 schools located in Mobile, Alabama.

University of Mobile is affiliated with Southern Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
At University of Mobile you can earn your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

University of Mobile implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Nursing, Management, Business, and Theology and Religion. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.

It is important 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 normally a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
73%
The rate of student retention at University of Mobile is fair at 73% (well above Alabama average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Mobile is average - 62%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Mobile is pretty good, 12:1. Learn more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,200
Average tuition prices are fairly high - $17,200 per academic year. The additional fees at University of Mobile not covered by tuition are roughly $1,000; this makes it a total of $18,200 per academic year.

Read the details about University of Mobile 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
80%
According to recent data, 789 applications were submitted and 634 were accepted; so it is easy to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of Mobile in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,600
University of Mobile offers a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Mobile, 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
A
University of Mobile offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 700 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: roughly $4,600 per academic year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of Mobile. 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 information, University of Mobile appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Mobile Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Mobile, 5735 College Parkway Drive, Mobile, Alabama 36613-2842, USA
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