Talladega College: Review & Facts

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Talladega College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 990 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1867 and is the only school located in Talladega, Alabama.

Talladega College is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU) and is also affiliated with United Church of Christ.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
20
Fair
At Talladega College you can earn your bachelor's degree.

Talladega College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 20 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Biology, Social Work, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
59%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before 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 good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Talladega College student retention rate is low at 59% (close to Alabama average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Talladega College is very good: 82%. About 5% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Talladega College is reasonably decent - 20:1. Find out more on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,600
Medium
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median, about $11,200 per year. The additional fees at Talladega College beyond tuition are roughly $1,400; this makes it a total of $12,600 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Talladega College is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Talladega College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (256) 761-6100 or check Talladega College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,400
Low
Talladega College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Talladega College, 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
D
Unsafe
Talladega College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 700 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- about $2,400 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Talladega College. 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 obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Talladega College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Talladega College Location and Maps



Post Address: Talladega College, 627 W Battle St, Talladega, Alabama 35160, USA
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