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University of West Alabama

Livingston, AL

According to its mission statement, "The University of West Alabama is a state-supported, coeducational institution of higher learning governed by a Board of Trustees appointed by the Governor. As a regional institution, the University’s foremost commitment is to meeting the educational needs of the State and particularly of the West Alabama area. Valuing a diverse student enrollment, though, it also welcomes students from throughout the United States and from other countries. "The primary purpose of the University is to enrich lives through education, service and outreach." [Source]

Website: http://www.uwa.edu/

B

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2,322
Undergraduate
Enrollment
26%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$10,990
In-State Tuition & Fees
(annually)
$20,090
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees
(annually)

14:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
5.8%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

YES

Literature

YES

Foreign Language

NO

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

YES

Science

YES


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Curriculum last evaluated: 10/1/2022

2021-22 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.