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University of Alabama at Birmingham

University of Alabama at Birmingham is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Birmingham, AL. The 2019 average net price at University of Alabama at Birmingham is $16,636. Acceptance rate is 92.11%. The school has a total enrollment of 21,923.

Mission Statement

UAB's mission is to be a research university and academic health center that discovers, teaches and applies knowledge for the intellectual, cultural, social and economic benefit of Birmingham, the state and beyond.


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Major City
Location: Birmingham, AL
Student Body: 21,923
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.uab.edu
Acceptance Rate: 92.11%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 92.11%
  • Application Deadline: May 1, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $30
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $8,568
Out of State/International Tuition: $19,704
In State Grad Tuition: $8,100
Out of State Grad Tuition: $18,540
Room and Board: $11,682
Books and Supplies: $1,200
Other Fees: $0
Net Price In-District/State: $16,636
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 2,299
  • Men / Women Ratio: 826 / 1,473
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 490 - 620
  • Median SAT Math Range: 490 - 620
  • Median ACT Range: 21 - 29
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Not Considered
  • Total International Students: 29
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Health Professions: 35%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 18%
  • Education: 8%
  • Engineering: 7%
  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 7%

Academic Programs

University of Alabama at Birmingham offers 185 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Health Professions. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham offers 51 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham offers 58 Master's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham offers 37 Doctorate Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
  • Health and Physical Education, Fitness, Other Degree
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Certificate ProgramsUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham offers 22 Certificate Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance Degree
Education
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Degree
  • Education, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
  • Health Teacher Education Degree
  • Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language, Esl Language Instructor Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Public Admin, Social Services
Science Technician

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 53%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 58%
  • 1st Year Retention: 84%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $44,100
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 21,923
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 60%
  • Black Students: 21%
  • Asian Students: 6%
  • Non-resident, alien: 5%
  • Two or more races: 4%
  • Hispanic Students: 3%
  • Unknown: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%