University of Alabama Huntsville
United States of America
Established in 1950, the University of Alabama in Huntsville is a state-supported, public, coeducational research university in Alabama, United States. It is one of three members of the University of Alabama System, which includes the University of Alabama at Birmingham and the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa.
UAH offers nearly 90 degree programs of study at the undergraduate and graduate level, with colleges in Engineering; Education; Honors; Nursing; Science; Business; Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences; Graduate School; and Professional & Continuing Studies. The most popular majors at University of Alabama--Huntsville include: Engineering; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Health Professions and Related Programs; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services. The university follows a semester based academic calendar.
The total student population at the university is more than 7,800 of which over 6,000 are enrolled in undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 16:1 and the acceptance rate is 91%.
UAH offers financial aid to 91 % of the students. It also provides internship and learning opportunities with major companies including NASA, Marshall Space Flight Center, Mercedes, and Disney. USA Today and Princeton Review ranked UAH as one of the top 50 educational values in the U.S.A.
Notable Alumni: Jan Davis (American astronaut), John Hendricks (American businessman)
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