Alabama contains 58 schools that offer liberal arts and humanities programs. Auburn University Main Campus, the highest-ranking liberal arts and humanities school in AL, has a total student population of 24,602 and is the 115th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 58 liberal arts and humanities schools in Alabama, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tuskegee University comes out as the most expensive ($25,035/yr), with Northeast Alabama Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,367/yr.
Liberal Arts and Humanities students from Alabama schools who go on to become liberal arts and humanities graduate professionals, designers, artists, reporters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Mathematicians make on average $93,920 per year and there are about 2,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alabama alone, there are 150 employed mathematicians earning an average yearly salary of $70,070. Education teachers in this state earn $55,440/yr and there are 850 employed.
Also, within the liberal arts and humanities schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from liberal arts and humanities, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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