Judson College

302 Bibb St, Marion, AL 36756
Tel: (334)683-5100
Private not-for-profit | 368 students
As the nation's fifth oldest women's college, Judson, was founded in 1838 by Baptists in Marion to educate young women in a Christian environment. The independent, liberal arts college was named for Ann Hasseltine Judson, America's first female foreign missionary, and remains affiliated with the Alabama Baptist Convention. Judson is committed to a quality, valuable education for women of the future.

School Overview:

Judson College
CountyPerry County, AL
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
32 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment368 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
303 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
65 students137 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
Percent Admitted82%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)390-590450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)420-510460-573
SAT Writing (25-75%)460-660440-570
ACT English (25-75%)16-2519-25
ACT Math (25-75%)16-2318-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)18-2420-25

School Notes:

  • The Judson campus is found on 80 pristine acres in Marion, Alabama which is located in the west central part of the state. The college is a short drive from Tuscaloosa, Montgomery, and Birmingham and is within easy driving distance of Atlanta, GA; Nashville, TN; Mobile, AL; and Jackson, MS.
  • College facilities includes libraries, laboratories, classroom buildings, and residence halls, a state-of-the-art fine arts building, connection to the Internet, stables and equestrian area, a club house for social activities, and recreational areas for tennis, swimming, weight training, basketball, and other sports.
  • Judson offers a broad and challenging liberal arts curriculum that leads to a bachelor's degree. In addition to liberal arts majors, others offered include pre-professional programs such as medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, physical therapy, law, and engineering, to name a few.
  • Judson provides opportunities for participating in foreign study programs through the American Institution of Foreign Study, Capstone International Studies Program, University of Oslo and University of London, the Museum of London, Cooperative Services International Education Consortium, and the Scandinavian Seminar.
  • Judson College offers educational opportunities for men and women who find it impossible to attend traditional classes on campus due to the responsibilities of maintaining a job or caring for a family, or both. Through the Distance Learning Program, students can work out flexible degree plans leading toward a baccalaureate degree completed totally through distance education.
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