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University of Alabama at Birmingham Majors

Graduation Statistics

40%

graduate within six years
  • 43% within eight years
  • 16% within four years
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3,831 Graduates
University of Alabama at Birmingham offers bachelors through doctoral degrees.
Bachelor's Master's Doctoral

Faculty Overview

2,436 Faculty
Full Time
  • 2,248 Instructional
  • 0 Research
  • 0 Public Service
Part Time
  • 188 Instructional
  • 0 Research
  • 0 Public Service

Study Options

Distance Learning

Can't make it to the campus? This college has remote classroom options.

Study Abroad Opportunities

This college has programs to study and gain cultural experiences in countries around the world.

Teacher Certification Offered

This college offers teacher certification.

ROTC - Army

Get leadership training and money for tuition.

ROTC - Air Force

Develop valuable leadership skills and earn scholarships that cover tuition, books and extra expenses.

Programs & Majors

AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
African-American/Black Studies 1 - -
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 127 13 4
Biomedical Sciences, General 12 24 -
Biostatistics - 4 4
Biotechnology - 11 -
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology - - 9
Epidemiology - - 2
Human/Medical Genetics - - 6
Microbiology, General - - 11
Molecular Biochemistry - - 7
Molecular Physiology - - 1
Neurobiology and Anatomy - - 9
Neuroscience 26 - -
Pathology/Experimental Pathology - - 13
Pharmacology and Toxicology - - 2
Vision Science/Physiological Optics - 1 5
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master Doctorate
Accounting 121 73 -
Business Administration and Management, General 104 154 -
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 64 - -
Business/Managerial Economics 17 - -
Finance, General 40 - -
Management Information Systems, General 51 27 -
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 78 - -
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master Doctorate
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 80 15 -
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master Doctorate
Computer and Information Sciences, General 30 11 3
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance - 6 -
EDUCATION Bachelor Master Doctorate
Art Teacher Education - 7 -
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services - 30 -
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 47 7 2
Educational Leadership and Administration, General - 58 4
Elementary Education and Teaching 38 8 -
Health Teacher Education 13 4 -
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 88 12 -
Reading Teacher Education - 1 -
Secondary Education and Teaching 17 46 -
Special Education and Teaching, General - 29 -
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor - 44 -
ENGINEERING Bachelor Master Doctorate
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 29 9 6
Civil Engineering, General 22 15 3
Computer Engineering, General - - -
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 24 9 -
Engineering, General - 101 -
Engineering, Other - - 7
Materials Engineering 21 7 3
Mechanical Engineering 37 9 -
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor Master Doctorate
English Language and Literature, General 41 8 -
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor Master Doctorate
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 13 - -
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master Doctorate
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 5 18 -
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist - 4 -
Dental Clinical Sciences, General - 11 -
Dentistry - - 57
Environmental Health - - -
Genetic Counseling/Counselor - 5 -
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other - - -
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other - 23 -
Health and Wellness, General - 2 -
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 120 56 4
Medicine - - 173
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist 18 - -
Nurse Anesthetist - 34 -
Nursing Practice - - 20
Nursing Science - - 6
Occupational Therapy/Therapist - 45 -
Optometry - - 48
Physical Therapy/Therapist - - 49
Physician Assistant - 57 -
Public Health, General 48 117 5
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 322 418 -
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other - - -
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist 27 - -
HISTORY Bachelor Master Doctorate
History, General 43 5 -
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES Bachelor Master Doctorate
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other 54 4 -
Forensic Science and Technology - 5 -
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 33 - -
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor Master Doctorate
Applied Mathematics, General - - 3
Mathematics, General 24 9 -
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
Nutrition Sciences - - 3
Systems Science and Theory - - -
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other - - 6
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
Philosophy 14 - -
PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
Chemistry, General 43 3 8
Materials Science - - -
Physics, General 4 2 6
PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor Master Doctorate
Psychology, General 173 10 10
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS Bachelor Master Doctorate
Public Administration - 40 -
Social Work 49 - -
SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
Anthropology 10 - -
Political Science and Government, General 29 - -
Social Sciences, Other 20 - -
Sociology 30 3 2
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor Master Doctorate
Art History, Criticism and Conservation - 4 -
Art/Art Studies, General 60 - -
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 11 - -
Music, General 16 - -
Musical Theatre - - -
Reviews Academic Rigor
  • Mae Lin from Birmingham, AL
  • 4
  • The University of Alabama at Birmingham has many tools to help students succeed in their classes. Many of the science and courses have sessions every week to discuss the lectures.…

  • Aug-23-2009 Read More
  • Simone from Butler, AL
  • 5
  • If you're interested in the medical field, then this is the place for you. UAB has several resources that can help you get a head start on your career…

  • Aug-05-2009 Read More