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Birmingham-Southern College

Birmingham-Southern College

Entity Type
Location
Founding Date
1856

Birmingham-Southern College is the highest-ranked liberal arts college in the state of Alabama. Students are required to complete two exploration terms, which consist of four-week sessions where students can participate in internships, service-learning, and travel. Some experiences include exploring the Galapagos Islands, conducting research with a professor, and volunteering in Africa.

  • A residential, baccalaureate liberal arts institution, Birmingham-Southern honors its Methodist heritage of informed inquiry and meaningful service.
  • The college has more than 80 student organizations and 22 varsity sports.