University Of Alabama At Birmingham

University Of Alabama At Birmingham

University of Alabama at Birmingham, or UAB, is a coeducational university situated in Birmingham, Alabama. UAB was founded in 1969. It offers programs of study that lead to bachelor, master, doctoral, and professional degrees in different fields.

UAB offers more than 140 degrees at both graduate and undergraduate levels in the UAB Graduate School and 14 other schools. These are:

  • Division of General Studies
  • Graduate School
  • School of Arts and Humanities
  • School of Business
  • School of Dentistry
  • School of Education
  • School of Engineering
  • School of Health Professions
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Optometry
  • School of Public Health
  • School of Social and Behavioral Sciences

The sports teams of UAB are known as the Blazers. The colors are gold, white, and green. The university has tennis, golf, baseball, basketball, football, track & field, and soccer teams. Some notable alumni of the university include Larry DeLucas, astronaut and research scientist; Clayton Colvin, artist; Deidre Downs, Miss America 2005; Derek Rios, Canadian Soccer Player; and Graeme McDowell, professional golfer.

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African-American/Black Studies
Computer And Information Sciences, General
Computer And Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Education, General
Educational Leadership And Administration, General
Special Education And Teaching, General
Counselor Education/School Counseling And Guidance Services
Elementary Education And Teaching
Secondary Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education And Teaching
Art Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Engineering, General
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Engineering, Other
Foreign Languages And Literatures, General
English Language And Literature, General
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biomedical Sciences, General
Molecular Biochemistry
Cell/Cellular Biology And Histology
Microbiology, General
Human/Medical Genetics
Molecular Physiology
Vision Science/Physiological Optics
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Pharmacology And Toxicology
Neurobiology And Anatomy
Mathematics, General
Applied Mathematics, General
Systems Science And Theory
Nutrition Sciences
Health And Physical Education/Fitness, Other
Chemistry, General
Physics, General
Materials Science
Psychology, General
Public Administration
Social Work
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Musical Theatre
Art/Art Studies, General
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Music, General
History, General
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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