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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

 10 reviews

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The University of Alabama

Public 4 Year

10 reviews

About The University of Alabama

The University of Alabama (Alabama or UA) is a public research university in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Established in 1820, the University of Alabama (UA) is the oldest and largest of the public universities in Alabama as well as the flagship of the University of Alabama System. The university offers programs of study in 13 academic divisions leading to bachelor's, master's, Education Specialist, and doctoral degrees. The only publicly supported law school in the state is at UA. Other academic programs unavailable elsewhere in Alabama include doctoral programs in anthropology, communication and information sciences, metallurgical engineering, music, Romance languages, and social work.

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Located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

739 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35487-0166, Tuscaloosa County

The University of Alabama Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2024 Best Colleges in America

#89 of 6828

2024 Best Colleges in Alabama

#2 of 89

Best Hospital management Colleges & Universities in America

#2 of 56

Most Popular Majors

Out of 25 majors categories at The University of Alabama, the 5 most popular are listed below.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from The University of Alabama within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni