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University of Alabama - Birmingham Academics

Academic Statistics

Academics
A
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
53%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
79%
Part-Time Retention Rate
61%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$22,307
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    37%
  • 20-39
    37%
  • 40-99
    21%
  • 100+
    5%
99%
of students say they attend class.80 responses

About the Professors

Professors
A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Female Professors
40%
Male Professors
60%
Average Professor Salary
$122,652
Poll
53%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.80 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    6%
  • Asian American
    15%
  • Hispanic
    3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    3%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    73%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
92%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.129 responses
Poll
79%
of students say professors care about their students' success.127 responses
Poll
81%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.128 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.129 responses
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