Colleges in Birmingham, Alabama

Colleges in Birmingham, Alabama Statistics

Birmingham is a city in Alabama. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 739,573 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, ten colleges are active for serving college programs in Birmingham, Alabama. In addition, there are 14 colleges located within 30 miles from Birmingham.
By school types, there are three public and seven private schools. By school levels, there are five 4-years (or high) schools, four 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and one less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
All Ten schools offer undergraduate programs and four schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Birmingham, Alabama is $15,792 for Alabama residents and $16,595 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 72.25% and the average SAT score is 1,199. A total of 45,513 students enrolled in schools in Birmingham, Alabama, of which 10,391 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
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Colleges in Birmingh Comparison Table

The following table lists 10 colleges located in Birmingham and 5 schools near Birmingham, Alabama ordered by distance from Birmingham. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
You can sort the table by column by clicking/touching column titles. The colleges in light blue rows are located in the city limit and other schools are not located in, but near the city.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity CollegesTechnical Colleges
College NameDistance From BirminghamUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAcceptance RateSAT Score
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
1.52 miles$20,40021,92363%19 to 1$19,18874.00%1,228
Birmingham-Southern College
Birmingham, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
3.14 miles$18,9001,26869%12 to 1-54.00%1,210
Samford University
Birmingham, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
4.42 miles$34,1985,61976%12 to 1$21,22783.00%1,160
Herzing University-Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
4.54 miles$14,20057128%14 to 1$11,68078.00%-
Fortis Institute-Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Private, 2-4 years
valid
6.93 miles$13,64938355%20 to 1---
Miles College
Fairfield, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
7.08 miles$12,7141,55025%16 to 1---
Lawson State Community College
Birmingham, AL
Public, 2-4 years
valid
7.44 miles$8,8503,27419%16 to 1---
Strayer University-Alabama
Birmingham, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
7.73 miles$13,5151,234-35 to 1$15,135--
Midfield Institute of Cosmetology
Midfield, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
7.74 miles$14,30023100%16 to 1---
Alabama State College of Barber Styling
Gardendale, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
8.04 miles$9,8501533%8 to 1---
Paul Mitchell the School-Birmingham
Hoover, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
9.61 miles$17,00013252%10 to 1---
Jefferson State Community College
Birmingham, AL
Public, 2-4 years
valid
10.12 miles$9,8409,07815%20 to 1---
Winonah's International School of Cosmetology
Hoover, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
10.89 miles$11,5005949%10 to 1---
Brown Beauty Barber School
Bessemer, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
12.55 miles$12,10021100%11 to 1---
University of Montevallo
Montevallo, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
29.40 miles$26,7302,61255%13 to 1$26,53253.00%1,135
Average-$16,59545,51348%17 to 1$16,18472.25%1,199