Alabama A&M is a public university located in Huntsville, Alabama. As a historically black college, AAMU has a strong history of and commitment to the education of black Americans. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 4,436 undergraduate students. The Alabama A&M acceptance rate is 87%. Popular majors include Biology, Social Work and Youth Services, and Physical Education Teaching and Coaching. Graduating 27% of students, Alabama A&M alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $23,100.
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Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.78 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.90 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.90 responses
Most Popular Majors
Social Work and Youth Services34 Graduates
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching33 Graduates
Liberal Arts and Humanities28 Graduates
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Administration25 Graduates
Business Administration and Management21 Graduates
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technician20 Graduates
Logistics and Supply Chain Management18 Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
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Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say that Greek life is pretty big.91 responses
- of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.117 responses
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.61 responses
Alabama A&M University Reviews
I am currently attending Alabama A&M University, and I am experiencing great obstacles. I will continue to work hard to achieve success. Professors are very helpful and wants every student to be successful. The cafeteria has a lot of options such as pizza, burger/hotdogs, desserts, and daily meals for the students. We also have Subway and Chic Fil-A. I would recommend this college to anyone because it is great!
What I like about Alabama A &M is that it's like a second home. Students come from all over, some farther than others and meet new people on campus and within there department that become there second family. That's how it was for me because I didn't know anyone there. I was out of my element 2 hours away from home. Band is my second family. We practice, perform, and have fun together. It's awesome!
After transferring from two universities, I have found my dream college Alabama A&M. However, I can personally say this school has open doors for a lot of opportunities. I applied for numerous internships from previous school, with that being said once I transfer to Alabama A&M. Furthermore, I applied for three internships and received three interview within a month with three top 500 fortune companies. Also, I was offered an internship. I got involved with some of the school clubs and instantly connected with my fellow classmates. This school has helped me in all aspects, I can say that career service department are the best advocates. I would like to see more infrastructure being built as far as student living, gymnasium, and athletics. However, more money needs to be funded into HBCU's schools...