FAST FACTS
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Location:Montgomery
Setting:Urban
Population:200,000
Enrollment:12,150
On Campus:35%
Language:English
Calendar:Semester
Approximate:
  • Fall 08/09-12/15
  • Spring 01/07-05/13

Tuition & Payments
PLAN A: OPEN
You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

PLAN B: OPEN
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:
$4,360

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:
$2,683

Additional Information
Receive From Canada
PLAN A, PLAN B

Campus Diversity
3%Caucasian
91%African American
1%Hispanic
0%Asian American
0%Native American
2%International
3%Other


Campus Links
Home Page
Catalog

NSE Links
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links

How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
Find Your NSE Office


Alabama State University, a Historically Black College/University, was America's first state-supported academic institution founded for the education of Blacks. It was established in 1866 as Lincoln Normal in Marion, Alabama and was moved to Montgomery in 1887. After several name changes the school received its present name in 1969. The 105-acre urban campus has over 5500 students and offers 40
different programs of study. The College of Business Administration has developed special programs geared to assist small business entrepreneurs which give students opportunity for actual experience in the market place.

Campus Location - Montgomery, Alabama - the home of the civil rights movement. The captial of Alabama - 2 hours to Atlnata - 3 hours to the beach.

Programs
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Aerospace Sciences: Aerospace Studies

Agriculture: Agriculture Biology

Anthropology: Anthropology

Area Studies: Afro-American Studies

Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art Education, Graphic Design, Theater Art, Visual Arts

Athletics: Coaching, Health and Fitness Teaching, Physical Education

Biological Sciences: Applied Biology, Aquatic Biology, Biology/Life Science, Microbiology

Business: Accounting, Business Administration, Business Education, Finance/Banking, Management, Marketing, Office Education

Chemistry: Chemistry, Forensic Chemistry

Communications: Broadcasting, Communication, Graphic Communication, Interpersonal and Public Communication, Journalism, Mass Communication, Radio and Television Studies, Speech/Rhetoric/Public Address, Visual Design/Web Media

Computer Science: System Administration

Criminal Justice: Corrections, Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, Juvenile Justice, Law Enforcement/Police Sciences

Earth Sciences: Science

Economics: Economics

Education: Early Childhood, Educational Media/Services, Elementary Education, English, Health Education, Instructional Media, Junior High/Middle School, Kindergarten Education, Mathematics, Physical Education, Reading, Science, Secondary Education, Social Science Education, Special Education

English: English

Foreign Language: French, Spanish

General Studies: Arts and Science, Liberal Studies, Social Studies

Geography and Urban Studies: Geography

Health and Safety Sciences: Health Information Administration, Medical Laboratory Technology, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy

History: History

Information Studies: Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Systems

Marine Sciences: Marine Biology

Mathematics: Mathematics

Military Sciences: Air Force ROTC

Performing Arts: Dance, Modern Dance, Music, Music Education, Music Performance, Theater Arts/Drama

Physics: Physics

Political Science: Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs

Psychology: Psychology

Recreation: Recreation Therapy, Urban Recreation and Administration

Sociology/Social Work: Social Science, Social Work, Sociology



Limitations
Recommendation from the home campus is required for admission to music or art classes.

Notable Academic Programs
Business Administration, Theater Art, Biology/Life Science

Unique Academic Programs
Afro-American Studies, Social Work

Conditions
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
  • No students accepted from NSE members within my own state
  • 2.5 GPA
  • None.
Exchange Preferences
  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
  • Prefer students who will live on campus
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
  • Available
Non-Native English Speakers
  • TOEFL: must have a score of 500 paper, 173 computer or 61 Internet
Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students
  • No graduate students
Summer Exchange
  • Not available
International Students (Visa Students)
  • Will accept on Plan A/B
Tuition/Fees
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
Tuition and Fees Per Semester - Plan A Students
  • Figures are current as of 9/2/2014.
  • Estimated cost: $4,360.
  • Expect 5-15% increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on 15 hours. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your actual enrollment.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan A students.
Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
  • No tuition/fees are paid to the host campus.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan B students.
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
  • Plan A: 18 ($250 per additional hour)
  • Plan B: 18 ($250 per additional hour)
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 9/2/2014.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
Housing Deposit: $200 Year Plan A & B Mandatory
Parking Fee: $75 Semester Plan A & B Optional
Orientation Fee: $150 Semester Plan A & B Mandatory

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $210 per semester.

Financial Aid
Plan A
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.

For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:

  • Pell
  • CWS
  • Perkins
  • SEOG
  • DL
  • Plus
Use FAFSA CODE: 001005

Plan B
For Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Canada
Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
Room/Meals
  • Figures are current as of 9/2/2014.
  • Expect 5% or more increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on the average room and meal plan selected by NSE students. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your selected room type and meals.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
On-Campus Housing Per Semester
  • Double: $2,683 (includes meals)
  • Full-year contract required for a full-year exchange
  • On campus living encouraged
  • Maximum housing reserved for women: 100
  • Maximum housing reserved for men: 100
Off-Campus Housing
  • Appoximate monthly cost: $1,500
  • Proximity to campus: 5
  • Local Public Transportation Available to Campus
Meal Plans Per Semester
  • Meal plans are not available.
Notes About Meal Plans
Included in room/board costs



All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.