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

Report Card

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
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  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade A minus
  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 a highly rated public university located in Huntsville, Alabama. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 6,223 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the The University of Alabama in Huntsville acceptance rate is 74%. Popular majors include Nursing, Mechanical Engineering, and Information Science. Graduating 61% 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
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

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

UAH Admissions

Acceptance Rate
74%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1170-1420
ACT Range
24-31
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Recommended
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$17,302 / 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
$10,727 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
66%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 50 responses
69%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 65 responses
48%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 65 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
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
    59%
  • On Campus
    35%
  • Online
    6%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,223 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,346
Undergrads Over 25
15%
Pell Grant
24%
Varsity Athletes
6%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 50 responses
  • Focused
    32%
  • Study-holics
    26%
  • Nerdy
    14%
  • Well Rounded
    12%
  • Great Influences
    4%
  • Stressed
    4%
  • Wild cards
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
60%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 85 responses
Poll
55%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 99 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 57 responses
  • Engineering
    42%
  • Academic
    21%
  • Nerd central
    12%
  • Home away from home
    7%
  • Community based
    5%
  • Underrated
    4%
  • Boring
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$46,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
61%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 35 responses

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