Founded in 1867, Alabama State University offers a range of bachelor s, master s and doctorate degree programs. The university is comprised of the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business Administration, College of Education, College of Health Sciences, and College of Visual and Performing Arts. It offers several sports opportunities, such as baseball, basketball, tennis, track and field, volleyball, softball, golf, bowling and cross country. Alabama State University conducts classes in accounting, finance, management and marketing. The university s colleges provide membership opportunities for various clubs and organizations, such as the American Marketing Association and the National Association of Black Accountants.