University of Mobile

country rank  1381
world rank  4505

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University Overview

Founded in 1961, University of Mobile is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the large town of Mobile (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Alabama. Officially accredited and/or recognized 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 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 degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 57 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least 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, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UM
Founded 1961
Motto The Fear of the Lord is the Beginning of Wisdom
Colours Garnet, black and gray

University Location

Address 5735 College Parkway Drive
Mobile (population range: 50,000-249,999)
36613-2842 Alabama
United States
T +1 (251) 442 2273
F +1 (251) 442 2498

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Int'l student 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office 5735 College Parkway
Mobile 36613-2842
+1 (251) 442 2273
800 946 7267

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Christian-Baptist Christian-Baptist Alabama Baptist Convention - www.alsbom.org

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University of Mobile's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
  • National League for Nursing (NLN)
  • Alabama Board of Nursing (ABN)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

Affiliations

  • National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)

Academic Structure

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