Alma College

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Located in Alma, Michigan, Alma College is a privately owned and operated, coeducational, four-year liberal arts college that is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The college’s 13th and current president is Dr. Jeff Abernathy.

Alma College offers Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Bachelor of Music, and Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) degree in over 28 areas of study. Some of the college’s most popular programs are in biology, business administration and management, exercise and health science, psychology, and education. The college also offers a variety of study abroad programs and service learning opportunities designed to enhance students’ academic and learning experience.

In 2005, The Princeton Review and Campus Compact ranked Alma College among 81 “Colleges with a Conscience”. Not only does Alma College help its students develop critical thinking and leadership skills, but the institution is also dedicated to producing graduates that lead with purpose, serve generously, and are responsible stewards of the world.

General Information

Admission Office

614 West Superior Street

Alma, MI 48801-1599

(989) 463-7139

(800) 321-2562

Fax: (989) 463-7057

[email protected]

Contact: Evan Montague

Director of Admissions
Main Address

614 West Superior Street

Alma, MI 48801-1599

(989) 463-7111

Total undergrads: 1,384

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 429

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,350


Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 73%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 76%

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Arts – General B
Dance B
Design/Visual Communications B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Graphic Design B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
International Business B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B


Education – General B
Elementary Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
German B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Illustrating B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Preveterinary Medicine B


History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B


Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B
Gerontology B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Pre-Ministerial Studies B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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