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Alderson Broaddus University

Philippi, West Virginia


Alderson Broaddus University

Private 4 Year

About Alderson Broaddus University

Alderson Broaddus University — informally known as "AB" — is a private, four-year liberal arts university, located in Philippi, West Virginia, USA.

Alderson Broaddus was formed in 1932 as Alderson–Broaddus College by the union of two Baptist institutions: Alderson Academy (founded 1901) and Broaddus Institute (founded 1871; moved to Philippi, 1909). The school adopted its current name in 2013.

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Located in Philippi, West Virginia.

101 College Hill Drive, Philippi, WV, 26416-2035, Barbour County

Alderson Broaddus University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2021 Best Colleges in America

#1411 of 6828

2021 Best Colleges in West virginia

#9 of 74

2021 Top Religious Colleges in West virginia

#4 of 8

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at Alderson Broaddus University is Medical followed by Business Management, Biomedical, Social Sciences and Education.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Alderson Broaddus University within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni