University of Alabama in Huntsville: Ranking & Review

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Huntsville Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 289 948
Top 6%

University of Alabama in Huntsville Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate81%84%77%
Applicants4,4542,4661,988
Admissions3,6182,0821,536
Enrolled undergraduates1,352867485
Enrolled total (including graduate students)9,1015,1203,981

1,799 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

497 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $30. Application fee for graduates - $60.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores29
Percent of students submitting SAT scores2%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
605
Math
600

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,292
Percent of students submitting ACT scores96%
ACT Composite
28
ACT English
29
ACT Math
26

University of Alabama in Huntsville Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $25,681 $36,881
Off-campus $25,681 $36,881
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,748 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Alabama in Huntsville provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,652 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $9,356 $20,556
Fees for full-time undergraduates $924 $924
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $411 $908
Tuition for Full-time graduates $10,224 $22,696
Fees for full-time graduates $546 $546
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $636 $1,402

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Engineering 309 119 24 452
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 249 142 391
Health Professions and Related Programs 108 96 18 222
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 80 76 4 160
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 62 6 4 72
Physical Sciences 33 25 7 65
Education 36 26 62
English Language and Literature & Letters 20 12 32
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 27 27
Psychology 16 10 26
Visual and Performing Arts 26 26
Social Sciences 4 19 23
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 22 22
Mathematics and Statistics 15 5 1 21
History 11 10 21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 13 13
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 1 9 1 11
Philosophy and Religious Studies 8 8
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 3 3
Grand Total41,055539591,657

A total of 1,059 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Alabama in Huntsville.

At the master's and doctor's level 598 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate49%45%53%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

General info

Alternative namesUniversity of Alabama Huntsville
UAH
Founded1969
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,415
Instructional FTE414
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.uah.edu
Address301 Sparkman Dr
Huntsville, Alabama, 35899
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone2568246120

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