College & schools

UAB offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees in Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Health Professions, Nursing and Public Health. Our first-professional schools are Dentistry, Medicine and Optometry.

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Departments & programs

UAB departments are listed alphabetically, by academic and administrative units. A number of popular programs cross disciplinary boundaries.

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Academic calendar & courses

UAB’s academic calendar, student records and course catalogs are accessible online. Faculty, staff and students can access course assignments using Blackboard and protected student information using BlazerNET.



UAB offers many resources to support the transition to university learning and help develop essential skills that lead to academic success.

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UAB offers opportunities for achievement within and across disciplines and continents. Create your own major or pick one of ours.

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Study with nationally recognized faculty in one of 50 master’s and 37 doctoral degree programs in more than 100 different research centers. The opportunities for questioning, exploration, discovery, application, collaboration and publication abound.



Career-development opportunities enhance and define the training experience for postdoctoral fellows, and UAB consistently ranks among the top 10 universities for training postdocs