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University of Alabama in Huntsville

Huntsville, AL, USA
3.74 Average Rating

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is a public school in northern Alabama and part of the UA system. UAH is home to nine colleges and schools conferring undergrad and graduate degrees in over 80 academic fields of study. In addition to classroom space, UAH operates the National Space Science and Technology Center, a joint venture between NASA and the university. For athletically-inclined students, UAH fields 16 men’s and women’s teams known as the Chargers.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Small city
In-State Students
71%
Out-Of-State Students
27%
0
100
81%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 28
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1221
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
9,101
Total Number of Undergrads
7,090
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
23%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
49%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
17:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$14,766
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$10,714
Out-of-State Tuition
$22,362
0
100
55%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
86%
Average Aid Per Year
$9,587
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
58%
42%
Student Organizations
200
Size of Town
Small city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Huntsville
Decatur
Birmingham
Atlanta
Nashville
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$46,700
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What Students Are Saying

3.74 Average Rating
the academics are challenging for everyone. if you have trouble with a subject there are free tutors that are a tremendous help. there are clubs and activities around campus for everyone.
Aileena from Madison, AL
UAH is one of the top research universities in the United States. The school has an outstanding engineering program. During the basketball season, UAH Men's basketball brings everyone on campus to life and together!
Aaron from Adamsville, AL

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