Online Program Overview

The University of Alabama is a four-years, public school located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For the academic year 2021-2022, the tuition & fees are $11,620 for Alabama residents and $31,090 for other students on average.

It offers 219 degree programs. Of that, the distance learning opportunity is given to 2 programs - 2 Masters.
Online Degrees / Programs Overview
School NameThe University of Alabama
Typefour-years, public
Address739 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, AL
Online Students7,517 Enrolled Online Exclusively
26,617 Enrolled in Some Online Courses
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)In-State$11,620
Out-of-State$31,090
Student to Faculty20:1 (5.00%)
Online Degree Programs
Total2 Programs
Masters2 Programs

2022 Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 tuition & fees and costs trends last 5 years at The University of Alabama . Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Alabama residents, the tuition & fees are $11,620 and $31,090 for non-Alabama residents.
The costs per credit hour for part-time students or overload credits of full-time students is $587 for Alabama residents and $1,367 for out-of-state students for undergraduate programs. The costs per credit hour for graduate programs is $615 for Alabama residents and $1,550 for out-of-state students.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 14, 2022)
Tuition & feesCost Per Credit HourTuition Change Chart
Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
2017-20182018-20192019-20202020-20212021-2022
Undergraduate (In-State)$10,780$10,780$10,780$11,620$11,620
Undergraduate (Out-of-State)$28,100$29,230$30,250$31,090$31,090
Graduate (In-State)$10,780$10,780$10,780$11,470$11,470
Graduate (Out-of-State)$28,100$29,230$30,250$30,940$30,940
Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
2017-20182018-20192019-20202020-20212021-2022
Undergraduate (In-State)$586$586$545$545$587
Undergraduate (Out-of-State)$1,336$1,390$1,330$1,330$1,367
Graduate (In-State)$640$640$615$615$615
Graduate (Out-of-State)$1,470$1,529$1,550$1,550$1,550
Tuition & Fees Trends last 5 years

Online Programs By Area of Study

The University of Alabama offers 219 degree programs through Bachelors, Masters, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate programs. Of that, 2 programs can be conferred by distance learning - 2 Masters. The following table summarizes the number of degree programs by degree types.
Total Number of Online Degree Programs
CertificateAssociatesBachelors MastersDoctorate Post-Graduate
Online ProgramsNOT OFFEREDNOT OFFEREDNOT OFFERED 2NOT OFFEREDNOT OFFERED
Overall ProgramsNOT OFFEREDNOT OFFERED80 81526
The next tables list each online program with offered degrees. The number on each column denotes the conferred degree of the program. It includes the completers through on-campus classes and hybrid on/offline classes as well as completely online classes. Only in Classroom means that the program is offered only on-site classes and not offered denotes that the school does not offer the program.

You may want to see all online schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
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Distance Learning Program Student Population

At The University of Alabama, there are 37,840 students including in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. Of that, 34,134 students were attending classes through distance learning (7,517 students are enrolled exclusively and 26,617 are enrolled in some online courses).
Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment37,840
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses7,517
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses26,617
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses3,706
By student location, out of a total of 7,517 enrolled exclusively in online courses, 4,789 Alabama Residents were enrolled in online classes exclusively, 2,589 students living in the U.S. States other than Alabama, and 70 non-U.S. students enrolled in online courses.
Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses7,517
Alabama Resident4,789
Other State In U.S.2,658
Outside of U.S.70
Distance Learning Enrollment By Degree
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses7,517
Undergraduate5,010
Graduate2,507
Distance Learning Enrollment Undergraduate Students
Enrolled Exclusively in Undergraduate Online Courses5,010
Degree/Certificate Seeking4,027
Non-Degree/Certificate Seeking983


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