Financial Aid

The Department offers some small scholarships to undergraduate students majoring in Criminal Justice. Those who are interested in a career in private security are also invited to apply for the Security Engineers scholarship.

To apply for Criminal Justice scholarships and to find other financial resources, contact the Office of Student Financial Aid.

For those majoring in Digital Forensics, the Academic Common Market is an interstate agreement among selected southern states for sharing academic programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Participating states are Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. Residents of these states may qualify to pay in-state tuition. For more information, visit the Southern Regional Education Board website.

For a complete list of tuition costs and fees, visit the UAB Students website. Note that most of the student service fees are now incorporated into the first hour of coursework each semester.

UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.