The School of Science and Math-UAB

SSM-UAB is a program developed for top Birmingham City high school students to gain advanced science and math training opportunities during the regular high school experience.

SSM-UAB is designed after the highly successful School for Science and Math at Vanderbilt (SSMV), which has been in operation since 2007 and propelled Nashville area high school students to compete for admission to and succeed at the top colleges in the U S.

The success of the program has been outstanding with most of the graduates moving on to tier 1 colleges throughout the US with substantial scholarships, and the students achieving a high rate of recognitions at regional and national science competitions.