University of Alabama in Huntsville Graduate Schools

University of Alabama in Huntsville (referred to as UAH) is a Public, 4 years school located in Huntsville, AL. It is classified as a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Alabama in Huntsville is $11,686 for Alabama residents and $25,484 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,065 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,736 including undergraduate students.

University of Alabama in Huntsville Graduate School Overview

University of Alabama in Huntsville (referred to as UAH) is a Public, 4 years school located in Huntsville, AL. It is classified as a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (7/1/1970 - Current[Estimated Date]).
UAH Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH)
Address301 Sparkman Dr, Huntsville, AL 35899
Phone256-824-6120
Webhttps://www.uah.edu
Online Applicationhttps://register.uah.edu
Financial Infohttps://finaid.uah.edu
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Alabama in Huntsville is $11,686 for Alabama residents and $25,484 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,065 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,736 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 59 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 8 programs are available online classes.
UAH Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$25,484
$11,686 for Alabama Residents
Student Population2,065
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs59 graduate programs
(8 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Alabama in Huntsville is $11,686 for Alabama residents and $25,484 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $662 for Alabama residents and $1,509 for out-of-state students. University of Alabama in Huntsville offers the alternative tuition plans.
UAH 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Alabama Residents$11,686
Out-of-State$25,484
Tuition per Credit Hour
Alabama Residents$662
Out-of-State$1,509
University of Alabama in Huntsville offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at UAH
Distance Learning (Online Classes)8 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Alabama in Huntsville is $11,686 for Alabama residents and $25,484 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.39% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$10,224$546$22,696$546
2018-2019$10,632$582$23,604$582
2019-2020$10,632$826$24,430$826
2020-2021$10,632$956$24,430$956
2021-2022$10,632$1,054$24,430$1,054
The graduate school tuition & fees of UAH is relatively expensive compared to public graduate schools in Alabama. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Alabama graduate tuition is $20,018 (public) / $12,556 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Alabama in Huntsville$11,686$25,484
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Alabama Graduate Schools$9,602$15,930
Public$9,602$20,018
Private$12,556
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $14,920 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Alabama in Huntsville. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.30% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,920. Off-campus living costs are increased by 1.30% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$9,748$3,697$9,748$3,697
2018-2019$10,094$3,808$8,875$3,808
2019-2020$10,400$3,994$10,400$3,994
2020-2021$10,652$4,076$10,652$4,076
2021-2022$10,764$4,156$10,764$4,156
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $662 for Alabama residents and $1,509 for other students at University of Alabama in Huntsville. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$636$1,402
2018-2019$662$1,458
2019-2020$662$1,509
2020-2021$662$1,509
2021-2022$662$1,509

Graduate Programs at UAH

University of Alabama in Huntsville offers 56 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 673 students have completed their study at University of Alabama in Huntsville.
Offered Degrees at University of Alabama in Huntsville
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree275564
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship14025
Doctor's degree - other1125
Post Bachelor's Degree13237
Post Master's Degree1022
Total568673
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Alabama in Huntsville by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Family Practice Nurse/Nursing program with 22 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse program with 120 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Nursing Practice program with 25 completers.
University of Alabama in Huntsville offers 56 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 673 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 564 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 25 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 37 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 22 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 78 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences46-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance32-
Education [+] (2 completers) 41 completers-
Education0-
Secondary Education and Teaching4-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels37-
Engineering [+] (1 completers) 123 completers-
Engineering102-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering11-
Computer Engineering9-
Engineering (other)1-
English Language And Literature [+] 7 completers-
English Language and Literature7-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences6-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 1 completers-
Mathematics1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Science, Technology and Society2-
Physical Sciences [+] 25 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology11-
Chemistry4-
Physics5-
Physical Sciences (other)5-
Psychology [+] 6 completers-
Psychology6-
Human Services [+] 5 completers-
0-
Public Administration5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 120 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse120$88,400
Business [+] (4 completers) 142 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management68$60,200
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management21-
Accounting13-
Management Information Systems12-
Management Science28-
History [+] 2 completers-
History2-
Total564
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering [+] 13 completers-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering0-
Civil Engineering2-
Computer Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering4-
Mechanical Engineering4-
Industrial Engineering3-
Engineering (other)0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biotechnology3-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 1 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics1-
Physical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology1-
Physics0-
Materials Science0-
Physical Sciences (other)2-
Total25
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 25 completers-
Nursing Practice25-
Total25
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 6 completers-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor6-
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Engineering0-
Computer Engineering0-
English Language And Literature [+] 1 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
National Security Policy Studies0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Education0-
Business [+] 29 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management2-
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management9-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management12-
Accounting1-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration1-
Information Resources Management4-
Management Science0-
Total37
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 22 completers-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing22-
Total22

Graduate Student Population at UAH

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,972 students enrolled into University of Alabama in Huntsville graduate schools where it has total 9,736 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 615 full-time and 1,357 part-time graduate students. By gender, 934 male and 1,038 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,9729341,038
Full-time615322293
Part-tme1,357612745
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,192 White (60.45%), 172 Black/African American (8.72%), 52 Hispanic (2.64%), 63 Asian (3.19%), and 493 students with other races. 172 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,9729341,038
American Indian/Native American1019
Asian632637
Black/African American17254118
Hispanic522230
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander880
White1,192580612
Two More241014
Un-Known279117162
Non-resident Alien17211656
University of Alabama in Huntsville offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,457 graduate students (73.88% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 277 graduate students (14.05% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,972
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,457
Enrolled Some Online Courses277
Not in Online Courses238

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