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Business Administration & Management Schools in Alabama

7,303 Business Administration students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Business Administration & Management is the 1st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Business Administration & Management Majors in Alabama

Business Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 3,633
Master’s Degree 2,576
Associate’s Degree 589
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 382
Post-Master’s Certificate 49
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 49
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 45
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 45
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 29
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 29
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 29

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a business administration major is more popular with men than with women.

Business Administration & Management Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of business administration majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.0%
  • Black or African American: 25.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.1%
  • White: 55.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.2%
  • Other Races: 8.5%
Business Administration & Management Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business Administration & Management Grads in Alabama

121,770 people in the state and 9,785,040 in the nation are employed in jobs related to business administration.

Business Administration & Management Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Business Administration & Management Jobs in Alabama

A typical salary for a business administration grad in the state is $94,020, compared to a typical salary of $103,110 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 47 colleges in Alabama that offer business administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

2,844 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
20,034 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 65 to 1. The average student takes 4.38 years to complete their degree at Columbia Southern University. An average student at Columbia Southern University will pay a net price of $9,910.

641 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
30,460 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $39,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate is 3.60% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

588 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
38,100 Total Students

80% of students get financical aid. The student loan default rate is 5.10% which is lower than average. A typical student attending UA will pay a net price of $22,232.

490 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
16,436 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $30,400 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. 53% of the teachers are full time.

378 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
22,080 Total Students

94% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. The average student takes 4.54 years to complete their degree at UAB.

300 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
7,702 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.81 years to complete their degree at UNA.

#7

Faulkner University

Montgomery
193 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
3,036 Total Students

100% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 45%. This private school has an average net price of $25,557.

187 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,941 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.50%. 46% of the teachers are full time.

181 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,315 Total Students

32% of the teachers are full time. 24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending Calhoun Community College will pay a net price of $5,361.

168 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
9,988 Total Students

The average student takes 4.85 years to complete their degree at UAH. The student loan default rate is 5.90% which is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,200 a year.

Business Administration & Management Careers in AL

Some of the careers business administration majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Management Analysts 16% $84,400
Industrial Production Managers 15% $96,770
Social and Community Service Managers 14% $63,100
Computer and Information Systems Managers 12% $119,120
Purchasing Managers 11% $107,760
Cost Estimators 10% $55,910
Logisticians 10% $89,030
General and Operations Managers 10% $100,980
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 9% $82,330
Construction Managers 8% $86,350
Sales Managers 7% $103,890
Administrative Services Managers 7% $89,520
Managers 6% $101,560
Retail Sales Supervisors 5% $37,560
Office and Administrative Support Worker Supervisors 2% $51,000
Artist, Athlete, and Performer Agents and Business Managers 0% $0
Chief Executives -4% $189,920

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to business administration.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Accounting 1,534
Marketing 1,174
Finance & Financial Management 1,084
Business Support & Assistance 499
Human Resource Management 442
Management Information Systems 423
Business & Commerce 329
Managerial Economics 296

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