University of Alabama--Birmingham

The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) covers 88 blocks in the heart of Alabamas largest city, allowing its diverse student body to enjoy a rich campus life while taking advantage of enormous opportunities for research, internships and resume-building work experience. UABs campus includes 10 schools, a large graduate school and a renowned medical center. As early as their freshman year, undergraduates can get hands-on experience in UABs nationally ranked and highly interdisciplinary research programs. Their professors are the inventors, artists and scientists breaking new ground in their chosen fields. Recent student success stories include Rhodes, Fulbright, Truman and Marshall scholars. UAB - knowledge that will change your world.

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School Details

school_type year_founded religious_affiliation academic_calendar year_2016_endowment address telephone
Public, Coed 1969 N/A Semester $449.2 million + 1720 2nd Ave S., Birmingham, AL 35294 (205) 934-4011
overall score total score state city online paying global
38 100.0 Alabama Birmingham 398 1120 75

Grade Rank

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Best Business Schools () Unranked
Part-time MBA (Tie) 111
Best Education Schools () 112 42 out of 100
Best Engineering Schools () RNP
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Best Medical Schools: Primary Care (Tie) 37 65 out of 100
Best Medical Schools: Research (Tie) 32 49 out of 100
Best Nursing Schools: Doctor of Nursing Practice () 8
Best Nursing Schools: Master's (Tie) 8
Clinical Nurse Leader (Tie) 7
Nursing Administration (Tie) 2
Biological Sciences () 62
Chemistry () 122
Clinical Psychology () 74
Computer Science () RNP
Health Care Management () 2
Math () 127
Nursing-Anesthesia () 65
Occupational Therapy () 25
Physical Therapy () 20
Physician Assistant () 16
Physics () 124
Psychology () 98
Public Affairs () 72
Public Health () 19
Sociology () 96
Statistics () 89

Business

Sub_Subject
Part-time MBA

Education

Sub_Subject
Curriculum and Instruction
Educational Administration and Supervision
Educational Psychology
Elementary Teacher Education
Higher Education Administration
Secondary Teacher Education
Special Education
Student Counseling and Personnel Services

Engineering

Sub_Subject
Biomedical Engineering / Bioengineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Electrical / Electronic / Communications Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Petroleum Engineering

Medical

Sub_Subject
Anesthesiology
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Psychiatry
Radiology
Surgery

Nursing

Sub_Subject
Clinical Nurse Leader
Nurse Practitioner: Adult / Gerontology, Acute Care
Nurse Practitioner: Adult / Gerontology, Primary Care
Nurse Practitioner: Family
Nurse Practitioner: Pediatric, Primary Care
Nurse Practitioner: Psychiatric / Mental Health, Across the Lifespan
Nursing Administration
Nursing Informatics

Social Sciences

Sub_Subject
Psychology
Sociology

Health

Sub_Subject
Occupational Therapy
Health Care Management
Physical Therapy
Clinical Psychology
Public Health
Nursing-Anesthesia
Physician Assistant

Public Affairs

Sub_Subject
Public Affairs

The Sciences

Sub_Subject
Biological Sciences
Chemistry
Computer Science
Math
Physics
Statistics

BusinessAdmissions

The Collat School of Business at University of Alabama--Birmingham offers these departments and concentrations: accounting, finance, health care administration, marketing, management information systems, and technology. Its tuition is full-time: $7,866 per year (in-state); full-time: $17,910 per year (out-of-state); part-time: $437 per credit (in-state); and part-time: $995 per credit (out-of-state).
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Application deadline (U.S. residents) August 1
Application deadline (international students) N/A
Applicants (full-time) N/A
Applicants (part-time)
Departments/concentrations
Enrollment (full-time) N/A
Gender distribution (full-time) N/A
Tuition
Required fees (full-time) N/A
Required fees (part-time) $150 per credit
Required fees (executive degree program) N/A
Average base salary N/A
Full-time graduates employed at graduation N/A
title
accounting
management information systems
finance
technology
health care administration
other
marketing
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Unranked
2019 Quick Stats 412
Academics N/A
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enrolled 412
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per year (full-time, in-state) $7,866
per year (full-time, out-of-state) $17,910
per credit (part-time, in-state) $437
per credit (part-time, out-of-state) $995

MedicineAdmissions

The School of Medicine at University of Alabama--Birmingham has an application deadline of November 1. The application fee at University of Alabama--Birmingham is $100. Its tuition is full-time: $27,582 (in-state) and full-time: $61,848 (out-of-state). The faculty-student ratio at University of Alabama--Birmingham is 1.8:1. The School of Medicine has 1,472 full- and part-time faculty on staff.
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Applications accepted June 1 (Begins) November 1 (Ends)
Application fee $100
AMCAS application accepted Yes
AACOMAS application accepted No
Full-time faculty 1,439
Full-time faculty-student ratio 1.8:1
Total medical school enrollment 805
Gender distribution N/A
Tuition
Required fees $2,887
Graduates admitted to their first-choice residency program N/A
Most popular residency and specialty programs (2016 and 2017 classes)
title
anesthesiology
ophthalmology
emergency medicine
orthopaedic surgery
family practice
pediatrics
internal medicine
radiology - diagnostic
obstetrics and gynecology
surgery - general
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32 Tie
2019 Quick Stats 805
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enrolled 805
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(full-time, in-state) $27,582
(full-time, out-of-state) $61,848

EngineeringAdmissions

The School of Engineering at University of Alabama--Birmingham has an application deadline of July 1. The application fee is $50 for U.S. residents and $60 for international students. The 2017 Ph.D. student-faculty ratio is 1.2:1. The School of Engineering at University of Alabama--Birmingham has 75 full-time faculty on staff.
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Application deadline (U.S. residents) July 1
Application fee (U.S. residents) $50
Application deadline (international students) July 1
Application fee (international students) $60
Full-time faculty (tenured or tenure-track) 75
Ph.D. student/faculty ratio 1.2:1
Enrollment (full-time) 237
Gender distribution (full-time)
Tuition (master's, full-time)
Tuition (master's, part-time)
Tuition (doctoral, full-time)
Tuition (doctoral, part-time)
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title address phone email websit rank rank_mark
RNP
2019 Quick Stats 237
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enrolled (full-time) 237
enrolled (part-time) 381
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