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Alma College
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  • 4 Year
  • ALMA, MI

Direct Admissions

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This school offers Direct Admissions!

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Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade C
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade C
  10. Campus Food
    grade C minus
  11. Student Life
    grade C+
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

614 W SUPERIOR
ALMA, MI 48801
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association
From Alma College

On a campus that feels like home, you’ll have the space to explore. The support you need to push your limits. And the opportunities to not just learn a subject, but to live it: headfirst, hands-on, all in.

There’s the way the world approaches higher education. Then there’s the one you’ll find at Alma College. One that’s all yours.

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Alma College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
69%
SAT Range
1030-1230
ACT Range
20-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$24,302 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$33,081 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
94%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 36 responses
90%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 39 responses
62%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 39 responses

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Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    1%
  • On Campus
    99%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,308 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
32
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
21%
Varsity Athletes
55%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 31 responses
  • Driven
    65%
  • Friendly
    26%
  • Hermits, only stay in their rooms or classes
    6%
  • Stressed
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
97%
Poll
50%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 48 responses
Poll
48%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 58 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 34 responses
  • Academic oriented & small with big opportunities
    74%
  • Home away from home
    18%
  • Scholarly
    9%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$42,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
63%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
89%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 19 responses

Alma College Reviews

Rating 3.73 out of 5  607 reviews
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