Overview

Student Population
21,923
University of Alabama at Birmingham overview
 Location Birmingham, Alabama
 Online uab.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
University of Alabama at Birmingham overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Birmingham, Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 7,845 prospective students applied, and 7,226 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,299 enrolled in the school.  14,220 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 7,703 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $8,568 plus fees of $0. University of Alabama at Birmingham is ranked 772 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult 
University of Alabama at Birmingham overview
SAT 980/1240
ACT 21/29
GPA 3.62
Applications Accepted
92.1% 
University of Alabama at Birmingham overview
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Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Alabama Resident Tuition
$8,568
In State Costs for University of Alabama at Birmingham
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $11,682
Budget for Other Expenses$4,886
Total One Year Cost$26,336
Out of State Tuition
$19,704
Out of State Costs for University of Alabama at Birmingham
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $11,682
Budget for Other Expenses$4,886
Total One Year Cost$37,472

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$46,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
45% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Alabama at Birmingham students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 22%
Business 18%
Education 11%
Biology 8%
Psychology 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=100663 IPEDS survey data for University of Alabama at Birmingham.