Founded in 1961, University of Mobile is a non-profit private multidisciplinary higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the small city of Mobile (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Alabama. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, University of Mobile (UM) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Baptist religion. University of Mobile (UM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 59 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||University of Mobile|
|Motto||The Fear of the Lord is the Beginning of Wisdom
|Colours||Garnet, black and gray|
|Address||5735 College Parkway Drive
|Tel||+1 (251) 675 5990|
|Fax||+1 (251) 442 2498|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is considered but not required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is neither required nor recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||5735 College Parkway
(251) 442 2273
800 946 7267
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Baptist Alabama Baptist Convention - www.alsbom.org|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, high graduate coexistence|
University of Mobile's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 51,019 physical volumes, 620 physical media and 120 licensed digital/electronic databases.
University of Mobile provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 591 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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