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The University of Alabama

The University of Alabama is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Tuscaloosa, AL. The 2019 average net price at The University of Alabama is $20,465. Acceptance rate is 59.06%. The school has a total enrollment of 38,390.

Mission Statement



Logo of The University of Alabama
Major City
Location: Tuscaloosa, AL
Student Body: 38,390
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.ua.edu
Acceptance Rate: 59.06%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 59.06%
  • Application Deadline: April 1, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $40
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $10,780
Out of State/International Tuition: $29,230
In State Grad Tuition: $10,780
Out of State Grad Tuition: $29,230
Room and Board: $13,402
Books and Supplies: $1,200
Other Fees: $0
Net Price In-District/State: $20,465
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 6,663
  • Men / Women Ratio: 2,903 / 3,760
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 540 - 640
  • Median SAT Math Range: 520 - 640
  • Median ACT Range: 23 - 31
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 125
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 28%
  • Engineering: 11%
  • Communication: 9%
  • Health Professions: 8%
  • Human Sciences: 8%

Academic Programs

The University of Alabama offers 257 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsThe University of Alabama offers 79 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
  • Athletic Training, Trainer Degree
  • Audiology, Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology, Pathologist Degree
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Public Health, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Registered Nursing, Registered Nurse Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Multi-, Interdisciplinary Studies, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsThe University of Alabama offers 78 Master's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching Degree
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational, Instructional Technology Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Higher Education, Higher Education Administration Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Secondary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language, Esl Language Instructor Degree
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
  • Family Resource Management Studies, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Family and Consumer Sciences, Human Sciences, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Human Nutrition Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Legal Studies
Library Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsThe University of Alabama offers 51 Doctorate Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational Statistics and Research Methods Degree
  • Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Higher Education, Higher Education Administration Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Secondary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Secondary School Administration, Principalship Degree
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General Degree
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Multi-, Interdisciplinary Studies, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Legal Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Certificate ProgramsThe University of Alabama offers 6 Certificate Programs
Education
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Secondary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Psychology

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 68%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 69%
  • 1st Year Retention: 87%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $45,600
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 38,390
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 77%
  • Black Students: 11%
  • Hispanic Students: 5%
  • Non-resident, alien: 3%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Asian Students: 1%
  • Unknown: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%