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The University of Alabama

The University of Alabama

739 University Blvd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0166
(205) 348-6010

The University of Alabama is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1831. Bama, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Tuscaloosa, AL. It is the the fourth oldest and the second biggest institution in the state of Alabama. This university offers subjects such as public administration and language. UA offers six certificates, 70 bachelors level degrees, 66 masters level degrees, and 46 doctoral level degrees to students. In 2010, 30,127 students sought degrees from the 103 programs at UA. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits UA. It is the only school which requires freshmen to live on campus in Alabama.

Admission

20,112 students applied to UA for admission in 2010. It admitted over half of the applicants or 10,860 students. Around 56% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

20,112 students applied to UA for admission in 2010. It admitted over half of the applicants or 10,860 students. Around 56% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 54%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 54%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 53%

Student Demographics

This public university had 30,127 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This public university had 30,127 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 14160
  • Total Enrolled Female: 15967
  • Undergraduate Male: 11943
  • Undergraduate Female: 12939
  • Graduate Male: 2255
  • Graduate Female: 2990

Faculty Demographics

1,618 faculty work for this university. 72% of teachers are full-time, close to 27% of teachers are part-time, and 56% of instructors are men.

Faculty Demographics

1,618 faculty work for this university. 72% of teachers are full-time, close to 27% of teachers are part-time, and 56% of instructors are men.

  • Male: 913
  • Female: 705
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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