University of Alabama Graduate Program Reviews

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94%
of students recommend
(4.12 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 131 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC, + 4 more
  • Programmatic Accreditation: ALA and CSWE
  • Campus Setting: City: Small
  • Student Population: 37,098 (31,958 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 24 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 35% part-time, 65% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $10,170 in-state; $25,950 out-of-state
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

4.42 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2016

Challenging yet rewarding as new knowledge is gained!!
4.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Sciences
Graduation Year: 2014

It was worth having a master's degree here. Th program structure was great and the faculties were really helpful.
3.25 out of 5.0
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Degree: English
Graduation Year: 2019

The program itself is very good - I feel as though I am learning and professionalizing at every turn. However, the financial support is a bit sparse, unless you are an MFA or in Renaissance studies. Also, the program can leave you a bit high and dry if you are a lit person outside of the Renaissance, just because classes are not always offered to support broader interests.
4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Chemical Engineering
Graduation Year: 2019

I am very glad that I am a student here and working as a grad student in Chemical Engineering department. Very Kind professors, promising research field, hardworking students, broad campus, and good football team, what else do you need to be proved of? Roll Tide!
4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Chemistry
Graduation Year: 2015

I think the graduate program is very good here. The only thing I miss is the fact that the biochemistry group is very small. Due to which students like me don't have a lot of peers to talk to and discuss about lab issues.
4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Biology
Graduation Year: 2019

Overall, the program is great and I am definitely learning more on how to become a successful biologist
4.33 out of 5.0
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Degree: Biology
Graduation Year: 2015

For me, going to this school was a change of atmosphere from my undergraduate institution. Some faculty do support their students extensively while others do not. In my department, in terms of underrepresented minorities there is total lack of diversity.
4.08 out of 5.0
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Degree: Chemistry
Graduation Year: 2016

The faculty are fantastic and you really get out what you put in. My boss is great, my research is interesting, and I've made a lot of good connections. Football isn't a bad side perk either :)
4.08 out of 5.0
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Degree: Biology
Graduation Year: 2015

Great program, but the lack of focus toward specific areas of biology hinder the growth of the program. As it is, biochemistry and biology are the same program, so the faculty is always split on decisions.
4.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Biology
Graduation Year: 2016

the graduate program is supportive to students overall achievement specially supports regarding funding is great!
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