Frequently Asked Questions - Online Programs

 

What is the tuition cost?

For the academic year 2012-2013, graduate tuition fees follow:

 

Resident Charge

Non-Resident Charge

First semester hour
of coursework

$530

$983

Each additional hour
of coursework

$335

$788

This information is also available at https://www.uab.edu/students/current/paying-for-college/detailed-tuition-and-fees

Are there additional fees for online instruction?

There is an additional charge of $100 per online course.

Who teaches the online courses?

Online courses are taught primarily by faculty in the Department of Curriculum & Instruction.  Occasionally, we utilize adjunct teaching faculty who are K-12 teachers or experts in their respective fields.  Adjuncts teach the courses under the mentorship of the instructor of record for the course.

Who is my contact if I need to communicate with someone?

Dr. Kay Emfinger  emfinger@uab.edu  934-7003 Associate Professor, Program Director for Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, and Collaborative Teacher or Special Education

Dr. Lynn Kirkland lkirk@uab.edu 934-8358  Professor/Chair, Department of Curriculum & Instruction, Advisor for Reading Education

What if I need tech support?

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