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University of Mobile Ranked one of “America’s 100 Best College Buys” for 2018

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MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile has been selected as one of “America’s 100 Best College Buys” for 2018 by Institutional Research & Evaluation Inc.

The “America’s 100 Best College Buys” list was chosen from among 1,469 colleges and universities in the United States included in the 27th Annual National College Survey. The annual survey was conducted April 1 through July 31, 2017 by the higher education consulting firm.

The institutions chosen for America’s 100 Best College Buys must be accredited, four-year institutions offering bachelor degrees and full residential facilities, including residence halls and dining services. Schools must also have an entering freshman class in the fall of 2016 with a high school grade point average, SAT, or ACT score equal to or above the national average for entering college freshmen.


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. Core values are: Christ-Centered, Academically-Focused, Student-Devoted and Distinctively-Driven. The university offers on-campus and online bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in over 40 areas of study. Founded in 1961, University of Mobile is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention and is located 10 miles north of Mobile, Alabama on a campus of over 880 acres. For more information about University of Mobile, visit the website at or call Enrollment Services at 1.800.WIN.RAMS or 251.442.2222.

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Rivers Brunson

Rivers Brunson

Rivers is an experienced writer and an alumna of University of Mobile. She graduated in 2015 and holds a Bachelor of Science in Communication. She returned to University of Mobile professionally as marketing communications specialist in 2017. She also hosts a podcast with Bellum Creative Group called Due South about Southern arts and culture. A Grove Hill, Alabama native, Rivers fell in love with the city of Mobile as an undergraduate student and now calls it home; however she takes frequent trips to see her family who are NAMB church planters in Livingston, Montana. She has a lovable golden retriever named Cooper.

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