The University of Alabama in Huntsville is one of the nation’s premier research universities, offering a challenging hands-on curriculum that ensures our graduates are prepared to become tomorrow’s leaders.
The university has nine colleges – Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences; Nursing; Engineering; Science; Business Administration; Honors; Graduate Studies; Education; and Professional & Continuing Studies which offer over 110 areas of study.
Why GO to University of Alabama in Huntsville
The beautiful 432-acre campus is in the heart of Huntsville, Alabama. Also known as the Rocket City, Huntsville has all the perks of nearby big cities like Nashville and Atlanta but with less traffic and a lower cost of living. Not to mention, it enjoys a mild climate perfect for year-round outdoor activities and entertainment.
What will you LEARN at University of Alabama in Huntsville?
Everything you need to know! It has more than a dozen research centers, as well as numerous labs and facilities, to allow the students to get hands-on experience in the field of their choosing. But unlike many other, larger research universities, at UAH you won’t get lost in the crowd. Our small class sizes and low faculty-to-student ratio ensure personalized attention, while the Student Success Center provides the resources you need to succeed inside the classroom and beyond.
Facts & Figures
• Established: 1950
• School type: public
• Campus size: 432 acres
• Buildings: 53+
• Research centers: 15
• Colleges: 9
• Degrees offered: 84
• Areas of study: 100+
• Student/faculty ratio: 16:1
• Full-time faculty members: 319
• Terminal degrees in respective field: 82%