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Selma University

Selma, Alabama
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Overview
Private not-for-profit
161 Undergraduates
Town: Distant
HBCU
Mostly Women
Private
Region: South
Size: Small
Commuter
Master's
Selma University
1501 Lapsley St, Dinkins Hall
Selma, Alabama
36701
(3.3) 487-2E+1
selmauniversity.edu
Location

Selma is a city in and the county seat of Dallas County, in the Black Belt region of south central Alabama and extending to the west. Located on the banks of the Alabama River, the city has a population of 20,756 as of the 2010 census.The city is best known for the 1960s Selma Voting Rights Movement and the Selma to Montgomery marches, beginning with "Bloody Sunday" in March 1965 and ending with 25,000 people entering Montgomery at the end of the last march to press for voting rights. This activism generated national attention to social justice and that summer, the Voting Rights Act of 1965 was passed by Congress to authorize federal oversight and enforcement of constitutional rights of all citizens. More from Wikipedia...

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Students
28%

Men

72%

Women

26

Average Age of Entering Students

9

New Transfer Students

Admissions
Costs
$4,173

Typical Cost

$7,115

Average Tuition

97%

Recieve Financial Aid

96%

Have Loans

$5,050

Median Debt

Academics
19.0 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Master's

Highest Degree Offered

Philosophy And Religious Studies

Top Major

Athletics
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