Auburn University at Montgomery

Auburn University at Montgomery Data & Information Overview

Want the scoop on Auburn University at Montgomery? We’ve put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors AUM offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. If you’re interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Auburn University at Montgomery Ranked?

2022 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Auburn University at Montgomery was awarded 60 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is laboratory technician.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2022 analysis, AUM is ranked #2,209 out of 2,576 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

AUM also holds the #37 spot on the Best Colleges in Alabama ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into AUM?

Acceptance Rate

With an acceptance rate of 96%, AUM has a fairly liberal admissions policy. However, don't just assume you'll get in! Put together a good application and make sure you include all requested documents and materials.

Average Test Scores

About 5% of students accepted to AUM submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 480 and 575. Math scores were between 430 and 515.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Auburn University at Montgomery  ( 480 to 575 )

SAT Math Scores for Auburn University at Montgomery  ( 430 to 515 )
AUM received ACT scores from 83% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 18 and 23.

ACT Composite Scores for Auburn University at Montgomery  ( 18 to 23 )

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Auburn University at Montgomery Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Auburn University at Montgomery, this ratio is 16 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Auburn University at Montgomery is 97%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  97 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Auburn University at Montgomery

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Auburn University at Montgomery is 70%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  70 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at AUM is 12%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  12 out of 100

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Auburn University at Montgomery Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,375 undergraduates at AUM with 3,374 being full-time and 1,001 being part-time.

How Much Does Auburn University at Montgomery Cost?

The overall average net price of AUM is $13,987. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for AUM

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$12,137 $13,461 $15,780 $17,215 $16,605

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of AUM, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At AUM, approximately 58% of students took out student loans averaging $5,467 a year. That adds up to $21,868 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at AUM is 10.9%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

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How Much Money Do AUM Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from AUM with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $33,300 in their early years. This is about 16% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Auburn University at Montgomery make the most money.

Location of Auburn University at Montgomery

Located in Montgomery, Alabama, Auburn University at Montgomery is a public institution. The location of AUM is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

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Contact details for AUM are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 7440 East Drive, Montgomery, AL 36117-3596
Phone: 334-244-3000

Auburn University at Montgomery Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 44 majors graduated from Auburn University at Montgomery. Of these students, 738 received undergraduate degrees and 203 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 155 $53,775
Teacher Education Grade Specific 52 $36,968
Interdisciplinary Studies 50 NA
General Psychology 41 $20,530
Computer Information Systems 39 $33,993
Health & Physical Education 38 $29,685
General Biology 32 $25,194
Communication & Media Studies 30 $23,649
Criminal Justice & Corrections 29 $30,047
Accounting 29 $35,416

Learn more about the majors offered at Auburn University at Montgomery along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at AUM

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2019-2020, 3,118 students took at least one online class at Auburn University at Montgomery. This is an increase from the 2,458 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 3,118 881
2018-2019 2,458 642
2017-2018 2,483 610
2016-2017 1,919 403
2015-2016 1,659 325

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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