Alma College, Alma

Alma, MI

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Alma College, Alma

Alma College, Alma

Alma College, Alma Student Essentials

Alma College, Alma Student Essentials
Region: Midwest
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Presbyterian Church (USA)
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Scots
Website: www.alma.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $30,960
Out-of-State Tuition: $30,960
Retention Rate: 80%
Enrollment: 1,437
Year Established: 1886

About Alma College, Alma

Alma College is a selective, residential private liberal arts college that highlights personalized education, social responsibility and extraordinary achievements. Devoted exclusively to the teaching and education of undergraduate students, the College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.

With an enrollment of 1,384 students (44 percent men and 56 percent women), the College employs a full-time teaching faculty of 86, of which 87 percent hold the Ph.D. or other terminal degree. The student-teacher ratio is 13:1, and no classes are taught by graduate students.

Alma College was founded in 1886 by Michigan Presbyterians. While still maintaining a close relationship with the Presbyterian Church (USA), the College offers an environment that welcomes students of all religious backgrounds.

The College’s attractive campus is located in the city of Alma (population approximately 9,000), located one hour north of Lansing in the center of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.

Alma College’s mission is to prepare graduates who think critically, serve generously, lead purposefully, and live responsibly as stewards of the world they bequeath to future generations.

Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave Alma College, Alma 4 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating

Alma is a very nice college to attend. The professors and students are always willing to help you with anything and the opportunities available are immense. The campus is beautiful and the people you meet will be lifelong friends.


Alma College, Alma Map & Location

Alma College, Alma
614 W Superior
Alma, MI 48801


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Getting Around Alma College, Alma

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

9/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Alma, MI

Winter
Dec
33
21
Jan
29
15
Feb
32
16
Spring
Mar
42
24
Apr
56
35
May
68
45
Summer
Jun
78
55
Jul
82
59
Aug
80
58
Fall
Sep
72
49
Oct
59
39
Nov
45
30

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 1,437
Freshman Class 435
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 1,437

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 3%
  • African American: 2%
  • Caucasian: 91%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 2%
Latino 3%
African American 2%
Caucasian 91%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 2%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%
Women 49%
Men 51%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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