Birmingham Southern College is Affiliated With the United Methodist Faith.
Like many colleges with a religious affiliation, BSC is not "faith based" and is therefore unlikely to require a religious studies component. If an affinity with the United Methodist faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best United Methodist Colleges and Universities.
BSC Has a Disability Services Site
For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit BSC Disability Services.
BSC for the Military
While not a "service academy", BSC does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit BSC Veteran Services . For more information, check out our BSC for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Birmingham Southern College
BSC offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Birmingham Southern College
BSC has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,293 undergraduates in 2017. Full-time attendance was 1,284 (99.3%). Part-time attendance was 9 (0.7%).
Birmingham Southern College is Ranked #587 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, BSC is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank BSC #587 out of 2,238.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Birmingham Southern College Competes in the NCAA
BSC has a total of 475 student athletes, 310 men and 165 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$3,273,776|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$3,273,776|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Birmingham Southern College Athletics