Alderson Broaddus University

country rank  1483
world rank  5389

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University Overview

Founded in 1871, Alderson Broaddus University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the small town of Philippi (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), West Virginia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Alderson Broaddus University (A-B) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Baptist religion. Alderson Broaddus University (A-B) 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 148 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 40-50% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym A-B
Founded 1871
Motto You can do that here
Colours Blue and gold

University Location

Address 101 College Hill Drive
Philippi (population range: 2,500-9,999)
26416-2035 West Virginia
United States
T +1 (304) 457 1700
F +1 (304) 457 6239

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

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
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office College Hill Box 2003
Philippi 26416
+1 (304) 457 6256
800 263 1549

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Christian-Baptist Christian-Baptist West Virginia Baptist Convention - www.wvbc.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Alderson Broaddus University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Higher Learning Commission


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure

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Social Media

Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019