University of Alabama at Birmingham


Address: Administration Bldg Suite 1070; Birmingham, AL 35294-0110
Phone: (205) 934-4011
Website: www.uab.edu pop out link icon
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UAB is 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.
Type of School: 
Public, 4-year or above
Percent applicants admitted: 
84%
Size: 
Total students: 16,874
Total undergrads: 10,646
1st-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,517
Graduate enrollment: 6,228
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
First-professional degree
COMPASS: (Algebra 37, English 60, and Reading 74)
ACT-(critical reading/math): 20
SAT-(critical reading/math): 950

 
25th Percentile
75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading
480
630
SAT Math
500
650
ACT Composite
21
27
ACT English
21
28
ACT Math
19
26
 
Living on-campus
Living at home
Commuting
In-state tuition:
$19,115
$10,146
$19,115
Out-of-state tuition:
$25,451
$16,482
$25,451
Room and board:
N/A
N/A
N/A
Books and supplies:
$1,000
$1,000
$1,000
 
 
 
Undergraduates
Graduates
Cost per credit hour
(state):
$176
$227
Cost per credit hour
(out-of-state):
$440
$568
Academic/career counseling service
Distance learning opportunities
Employment services for students
Library facilities at institution
Placement services for completers
Remedial services
ROTC
ROTC - Air Force
ROTC - Army
Study abroad
Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)
Weekend/evening college
Women:
60%
Men:
40%
American Indian/Alaskan:
<1%
Asian/Pacific Islander:
4%
Black/Non-Hispanic:
21%
Hispanic:
2%
White/Non-Hispanic:
64%
Non-Resident Alien:
4%
Race/Ethnicity unreported:
4%
 
Course Level
Minimum GPA
English - 4 years 
High School 
2.25 
Social science - 3 years 
High School 
2.25 
Math - 3 years (Algebra 1 and higher) 
High School 
2.25 
Science - 3 years-(must include 2 lab sciences) 
High School 
2.25 
Foreign language - 1 year 
High School 
2.25 
3 additional core courses 
High School 
2.25