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The University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • 4 Year
  • HUNTSVILLE, AL

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade A minus
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade B

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The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an above-average public university located in Huntsville, Alabama. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 6,749 undergraduate students. The University of Alabama in Huntsville acceptance rate is 83%. Popular majors include Nursing, Mechanical Engineering, and Information Science. Graduating 58% of students, The University of Alabama in Huntsville alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $36,200.

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301 SPARKMAN DR
HUNTSVILLE, AL 35899
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About The University of Alabama in Huntsville...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Gulf South Conference

The University of Alabama in Huntsville Rankings

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The University of Alabama in Huntsville Admissions

Acceptance Rate
83%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1240-1490
ACT Range
25-31
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$15,118 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$12,630 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
94%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
65%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 43 responses
71%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 52 responses
54%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 52 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    28%
  • On Campus
    69%
  • Online
    3%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,749 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,240
Undergrads Over 25
9%
Pell Grant
24%
Varsity Athletes
6%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 37 responses
  • Focused
    38%
  • Study-holics
    32%
  • Well Rounded
    14%
  • Great Influences
    5%
  • Fun-loving!
    3%
  • Nerdy
    3%
  • Stressed
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
61%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 72 responses
Poll
53%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 86 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 44 responses
  • Engineering
    43%
  • Academic
    20%
  • Nerd central
    16%
  • Community based
    7%
  • Home away from home
    5%
  • More like home than you think
    2%
  • Student Hating
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$46,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
58%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
85%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 33 responses

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