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Auburn University at Montgomery Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Auburn University at Montgomery, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. Want to dig deeper into a particular stat? Just click on its tile and you'll be taked to a more in-depth page on the figure. In addition, you can use the links below to quickly jump to any section on this page.

How Well Is Auburn University at Montgomery Ranked?

2021 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 6 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is criminal justice and corrections.

Overall Quality

AUM landed the #1,343 spot in College Factual's 2021 ranking of best overall colleges in the United States. The higher ed experts analyzed 1,715 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking.

AUM also holds the #17 spot on the Best Colleges in Alabama ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into AUM?

Acceptance Rate

When it comes to admittance, Auburn University at Montgomery is somewhat selective. Its acceptance rate is 83%, which means you'll face some strong competition during the admissions process. Do what you can to make your application stand out.

Average Test Scores

About 4% 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 490 and 565. Math scores were between 475 and 545.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Auburn University at Montgomery  ( 490 to 565 )

SAT Math Scores for Auburn University at Montgomery  ( 475 to 545 )
AUM received ACT scores from 84% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 19 and 24.

ACT Composite Scores for Auburn University at Montgomery  ( 19 to 24 )

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Auburn University at Montgomery Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Auburn University at Montgomery is about average at 16 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

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 68%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  68 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 7%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  7 out of 100

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Average Overall Diversity at AUM

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,523 undergraduates at AUM with 3,505 being full-time and 1,018 being part-time.

AUM Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

AUM scored 54.97 out of 100 for overall diversity. This is about average when compared to other colleges and universities in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  54.97 out of 100
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How Much Does Auburn University at Montgomery Cost?

The overall average net price of AUM is $12,680. 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 +
$10,877 $12,321 $14,734 $15,871 $15,341

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

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At AUM, approximately 55% of students took out student loans averaging $5,639 a year. That adds up to $22,556 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at AUM is 10.4%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

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How Much Money Do AUM Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from AUM make around $33,300 per year during the early years of their employment. 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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Location of Auburn University at Montgomery

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, 680 received undergraduate degrees and 189 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 168 $53,300
Teacher Education Grade Specific 43 $35,200
Computer Information Systems 42 NA
General Psychology 40 $23,000
Health & Physical Education 38 $32,100
General Biology 35 NA
Accounting 32 NA
Communication & Media Studies 26 $21,600
Criminal Justice & Corrections 23 $42,300
Finance & Financial Management 23 $39,400

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 learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 2,483 students took at least one online class at Auburn University at Montgomery. This is an increase from the 1,919 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 2,483 610
2016-2017 1,919 403
2015-2016 1,659 325
2014-2015 1,569 305
2013-2014 2,052 509

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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.


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