University of Alabama in Huntsville Graduate School

University of Alabama in Huntsville (referred to as UAH) is a Public, 4 years school located in Huntsville, AL.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of UAH is $11,686 for Alabama residents and $25,484 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,068 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,237 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

University of Alabama in Huntsville (referred to as UAH) is a Public, 4 years school located in Huntsville, AL.
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 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of UAH is $11,686 for Alabama residents and $25,484 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,068 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,237 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 110 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 11 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$25,484
$11,686 for Alabama Residents
Student Population2,068
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs110 graduate programs
(11 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at UAH is $11,686 for Alabama residents and $25,484 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $708 for Alabama residents and $1,628 for out-of-state students.
UAH offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Alabama Residents$11,686
Out-of-State$25,484
Tuition per Credit Hour
Alabama Residents$708
Out-of-State$1,628
UAH 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
Distance Learning (Online Classes)11 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

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, 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 stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
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
2022-2023$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 $19,499 and the Alabama graduate tuition is $20,935 (public) / $13,831 (private).
The following 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$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Alabama Graduate Schools$10,966$16,792
Public$9,892$20,935
Private$13,831
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $15,584 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at UAH.
On-campus living costs are increased by 4.45% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,584. Off-campus living costs are increased by 4.45% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
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
2022-2023$11,122$4,462$11,122$4,462
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $708 for Alabama residents and $1,628 for other students at University of Alabama in Huntsville. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 7.89% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
2018-2019$662$1,458
2019-2020$662$1,509
2020-2021$662$1,509
2021-2022$662$1,509
2022-2023$708$1,628

Graduate Programs at UAH

University of Alabama in Huntsville offers 65 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, 665 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 Degree306570
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship16041
Doctor's degree - other1119
Post Bachelor's Degree17229
Post Master's Degree116
Total6510665
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 Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing program with 15 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse program with 142 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Nursing Practice program with 19 completers.
University of Alabama in Huntsville offers 65 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 665 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 570 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 19 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 29 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 6 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 [+] 11 completers-
Communication11-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 58 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences22-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance36-
Education [+] (1 completers) 28 completers-
Elementary Education and Teaching2-
Secondary Education and Teaching5-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels21-
Engineering [+] 120 completers-
Engineering72-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering37-
Computer Engineering9-
Engineering (other)2-
English Language and Literature [+] 9 completers-
English Language and Literature9-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences7-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 6 completers-
Mathematics6-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] --
Biological and Physical Sciences--
Science, Technology and Society--
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)--
Physical Sciences [+] 31 completers-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology--
Chemistry1-
Physics9-
Physical Sciences (other)21-
Psychology [+] 13 completers-
Psychology6-
Applied Behavior Analysis7-
Human Services [+] 9 completers-
Public Administration9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 142 completers-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse142$88,400
Business [+] (4 completers) 133 completers-
Business Administration and Management63$60,200
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management25-
Accounting11-
Management Information Systems6-
Management Science28-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total570
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences4-
Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation2-
Engineering [+] 19 completers-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering2-
Civil Engineering2-
Computer Engineering1-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering6-
Mechanical Engineering3-
Industrial Engineering2-
Engineering (other)3-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Biotechnology5-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 1 completers-
Applied Mathematics1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2 completers-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)2-
Physical Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology3-
Physics3-
Materials Science--
Physical Sciences (other)2-
Total41
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 19 completers-
Nursing Practice19-
Total19
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] --
Computer and Information Sciences--
Education [+] 1 completers-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels1-
Engineering [+] --
Computer Engineering--
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2 completers-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)2-
Business [+] (1 completers) 2 completers-
Business Administration and Management1-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management1-
Accounting--
Management Science--
History [+] --
History--
Total29
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences --
Total6

Graduate Student Population at UAH

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 2,068 students enrolled into University of Alabama in Huntsville graduate schools where it has total 9,237 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 726 full-time and 1,342 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,068 male and 1,000 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
Total2,0681,0681,000
Full-time726401325
Part-tme1,342667675
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,306 White (63.15%), 193 Black/African American (9.33%), 76 Hispanic (3.68%), 64 Asian (3.09%), and 429 students with other races. 255 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,0681,0681,000
American Indian/Native American936
Asian643133
Black/African American19355138
Hispanic764036
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander550
White1,306705601
Two More221012
Un-Known1386375
Non-resident Alien25515699
University of Alabama in Huntsville offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 696 graduate students (33.66% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 360 graduate students (17.41% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,068
Enrolled Online Exclusively696
Enrolled Some Online Courses360
Not in Online Courses1,012
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Alabama in Huntsville. 547 students are aged 20 to 24 (26.45% of total students), 126 students are aged above 50 (6.09%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Alabama in Huntsville.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,0681,0681,000
Age 20-21291217
Age 22-24518307211
Age 25-29665380285
Age 30-34312170142
Age 35-3921189122
Age 40-4920767140
Age 50-641163878
Over 641055

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