University of Mobile Ranked #12 in Best Christian Colleges & Universities in the South

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University of Mobile Ranked #12 in Best Christian Colleges & Universities in the South

Rankings Highlight Quality, Affordability, Student Satisfaction


MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile is ranked No. 12 among the 25 Best Christian Colleges and Universities in the South selected by, an online research and rankings guide to Christian colleges and universities.

The 2017 rankings are “highlighting schools that are the best of the best when it comes to overall quality, affordability, and student satisfaction,” according to the announcement on

“In compiling this list of the best Christian colleges and universities by region, we hope to offer both parents and students a valuable resource which will help them in determining the best school which will meet their individual needs and goals,” the guide stated.

The organization reviewed faculty-to-student ratio, percent of full-time beginning undergraduates receiving grant or scholarship aid, selectivity, overall retention rate and overall graduation rate. The research and ranking site compared schools that are members of or eligible to be members of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities.

About University of Mobile:
University of Mobile is a Christ-centered liberal arts and sciences institution with a vision of higher education for a higher purpose, founded to honor God by equipping students for their future professions through rigorous academic preparation and spiritual transformation. Founded in 1961, University of Mobile is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention. The university offers on-campus and online bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in over 40 areas of study, with an 880-acre campus located 10 miles north of Mobile, Alabama.

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Trey Taulbee

Trey oversees all facets of the university’s creative process, including photo, video, design, print and digital media. He received his Bachelor of Science in Communication from UM and his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism from Full Sail University. Prior to his current role, Trey worked in enrollment services and student life. Additionally, Trey co-owns a photography business with his wife, Michelle, specializing in wedding and portrait photography. He lives on Alabama’s eastern shore with Michelle, son, Jack and dogs Cammie & Malone.