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

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Alabama - Birmingham is a highly rated public university located in Birmingham, Alabama. It is a large institution with an enrollment of 10,315 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Alabama - Birmingham acceptance rate is 74%. Popular majors include Nursing, Psychology, and Business. Graduating 63% of students, Alabama - Birmingham alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $35,100.

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Administration Bldg Suite 1070
Birmingham, AL 35294
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About Alabama - Birmingham...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Conference USA

University of Alabama - Birmingham Rankings

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

Alabama - Birmingham Admissions

Acceptance Rate
74%
Application Deadline
June 1
SAT Range
1090-1360
ACT Range
22-29
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
$17,068 / 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
$9,269 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
87%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 127 responses
72%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 144 responses
60%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 141 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
7
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
7
How Students Learn
  • All
    17%
  • None
    38%
  • Some
    45%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
10,315 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
3,521
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
38%
Varsity Athletes
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 100 responses
  • Studious and diverse
    53%
  • Diverse
    21%
  • Very Diverse
    15%
  • Determined
    4%
  • Liberal
    3%
  • Outgoing
    2%
  • Stressed
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
62%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 168 responses
Poll
49%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 209 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 113 responses
  • Mostly medical, diverse people
    33%
  • Mostly Medical
    25%
  • Hard-working people everywhere
    19%
  • Diverse
    12%
  • Diverse, hard-working people everywhere
    11%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
63%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
86%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 91 responses

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