Best Liberal Arts Colleges in Alabama

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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in Alabama that offer Liberal Arts degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 29 Liberal Arts schools located within Alabama. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Liberal Arts Colleges in Alabama for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Jacksonville State University Jacksonville, AL

Jacksonville State University offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a small city. In 2015, 78 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 75 Bachelor's degrees, and 3 Master's degrees.

2 Auburn University at Montgomery Montgomery, AL

Auburn University at Montgomery offers 3 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 35 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 22 Bachelor's degrees, and 13 Master's degrees.

3 Spring Hill College Mobile, AL

Spring Hill College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a small private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 16 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 16 Master's degrees.

4 Shelton State Community College Tuscaloosa, AL

Shelton State Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a small city. In 2015, 87 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 87 Associate's degrees.

5 James H Faulkner State Community College Bay Minette, AL

James H Faulkner State Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a far away town. In 2015, 74 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 74 Associate's degrees.

6 Jefferson State Community College Birmingham, AL

Jefferson State Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a mid sized city. In 2015, 97 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 97 Associate's degrees.

7 Faulkner University Montgomery, AL

Faulkner University offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a small private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 16 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 16 Associate's degrees.

8 Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus Birmingham, AL

Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a mid sized city. In 2015, 64 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 64 Associate's degrees.

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9 Bevill State Community College Jasper, AL

Bevill State Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a far away town. In 2015, 51 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 51 Associate's degrees.

10 George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan Dothan, AL

George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a outlying rural. In 2015, 45 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 45 Associate's degrees.

List of all Liberal Arts Colleges in Alabama

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Jacksonville State University Jacksonville State University Jacksonville, AL
2/5
23 : 1 8,314
Auburn University at Montgomery Auburn University at Montgomery Montgomery, AL
3/5
21 : 1 4,919
Spring Hill College Spring Hill College Mobile, AL
5/5
16 : 1 1,479
Shelton State Community College Shelton State Community College Tuscaloosa, AL
2/5
37 : 1 4,834
James H Faulkner State Community College James H Faulkner State Community College Bay Minette, AL
2/5
37 : 1 4,580
Jefferson State Community College Jefferson State Community College Birmingham, AL
2/5
36 : 1 8,821
Faulkner University Faulkner University Montgomery, AL
4/5
20 : 1 3,262
Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus Birmingham, AL
2/5
26 : 1 3,172
Bevill State Community College Bevill State Community College Jasper, AL
2/5
19 : 1 3,619
University Logo George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan Dothan, AL
2/5
30 : 1 4,769
Athens State University Athens State University Athens, AL 27 : 1 3,041
Northeast Alabama Community College Northeast Alabama Community College Rainsville, AL
2/5
31 : 1 2,700
Northwest-Shoals Community College Northwest-Shoals Community College Muscle Shoals, AL
2/5
37 : 1 3,700
University Logo George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville Hanceville, AL
2/5
26 : 1 5,418
Concordia College Alabama Concordia College Alabama Selma, AL
3/5
15 : 1 487
Gadsden State Community College Gadsden State Community College Gadsden, AL
2/5
26 : 1 5,018
John C Calhoun State Community College John C Calhoun State Community College Tanner, AL
2/5
38 : 1 9,985
Marion Military Institute Marion Military Institute Marion, AL
3/5
22 : 1 457
Southern Union State Community College Southern Union State Community College Wadley, AL
2/5
31 : 1 4,716
University Logo George C Wallace State Community College-Selma Selma, AL
2/5
22 : 1 1,591
Bishop State Community College Bishop State Community College Mobile, AL
2/5
31 : 1 3,111
Alabama Southern Community College Alabama Southern Community College Monroeville, AL
2/5
30 : 1 1,386
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Lurleen B Wallace Community College Andalusia, AL
2/5
23 : 1 1,732
Chattahoochee Valley Community College Chattahoochee Valley Community College Phenix City, AL
2/5
25 : 1 1,665
Amridge University Amridge University Montgomery, AL
2/5
18 : 1 627

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Additional Liberal Arts Degree Facts for Alabama Schools

Alabama Schools offering online Liberal Arts degrees

Online Liberal Arts degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 97 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Liberal Arts degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Jefferson State Community College 0 97 0 0 0
Jacksonville State University 0 0 75 0 0
Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus 0 64 0 0 0
Bevill State Community College 0 51 0 0 0
George C Wallace State Community College-Selma 0 45 0 0 0
How many Alabama schools offer online Liberal Arts degrees?
  • 9 Associate's
  • 2 Bachelor's
  • 1 Master's

What Liberal Arts degree programs were earned in Alabama?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 25 Colleges 659 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 5 Colleges 141 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 5 Colleges 32 Graduates
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