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University of Alabama - Birmingham Academics

About the Professors

Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Female Professors
40%
Male Professors
60%
Average Professor Salary
$129,588
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    6%
  • Asian American
    15%
  • Hispanic
    3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    3%
  • Multiracial
    0%
  • 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.128 responses
Poll
79%
of students say professors care about their students' success.126 responses
Poll
81%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.127 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.128 responses

Quality of Education

Academics
A-
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
56%
National
47%
Full-Time Retention Rate
83%
Part-Time Retention Rate
58%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$20,997
National
$1,629
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

What Students Say About Education

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Which statement(s) best describes the quality of education you're getting?
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99%
of students say they attend class.80 responses
53%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.80 responses
100%
of students say they do all their homework.80 responses
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