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The University of Alabama at Birmingham

The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Administration Bldg Suite 1070
Birmingham, AL 35294-0110
(205) 934-4011

The University of Alabama at Birmingham is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1831. This university, which is 1.4 miles from the center of the city, is located in Birmingham, AL. This large university is the the fifth oldest and the sixth largest institution in the state of Alabama. It offers subjects such as business management and history. It offers five certificates, 51 bachelors level degrees, 45 masters level degrees, and 38 doctoral level degrees to students. 17,543 students sought degrees from the 95 programs at UAB in 2010. This university is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. UAB is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Alabama.

Admission

In 2010, 4,667 students applied to this university for admission. This university admitted about 82% of applicants or 3,827 students. 57% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 4,667 students applied to this university for admission. This university admitted about 82% of applicants or 3,827 students. 57% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 82%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 81%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 84%

Student Demographics

In 2010, UAB had 17,543 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, UAB had 17,543 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 7017
  • Total Enrolled Female: 10526
  • Undergraduate Male: 4632
  • Undergraduate Female: 6396
  • Graduate Male: 2345
  • Graduate Female: 4170

Faculty Demographics

2,191 instructors work for this university. About 93% of teachers are full-time, around 6% of teachers are part-time, and close to 61% of teachers are men.

Faculty Demographics

2,191 instructors work for this university. About 93% of teachers are full-time, around 6% of teachers are part-time, and close to 61% of teachers are men.

  • Male: 1348
  • Female: 843
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