The UAB School of Education offers degrees in the following program areas:


Important Notice: UAB has many degree programs (both on-campus and online) that can lead to professional licensure or certification (PLC). Licensure requirements vary from state to state and by professional organization. UAB is working to develop an online, publically-accessible database, to assist in providing this state-by-state information. In the meantime, if you are interested in learning about potential professional licensure requirements in your state for a specific degree program, please contact the UAB State Authorization office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call Dr. Lisa Reburn (205) 934-3258.

Campus: These programs deliver content via on-campus meetings. Some online content delivery may be available.

Online: These programs deliver most or all of the content online with no or few on-Campus
meetings.

Blended: These programs deliver at least half of their content online with the remaining content delivered via on-Campus
meetings.

Alabama Educator Certification: These programs meet the Alabama State Department of Education requirements for Alabama Educator Certification.

UABTeach: UABTeach lets undergraduate students majoring in math or science receive both their subject matter degree and full teaching certification in four years at no extra time or cost.

  UndergraduateGraduate
  MinorMajorCertificateAlternative Master'sTraditional Master'sEducational SpecialistDoctoral
Arts Education Music - Choral   Campus
Certification
  Campus
Certification
Campus
Certification
   
Music - Instrumental   Campus
Certification
  Campus
Certification
Campus
Certification
   
Visual Arts       Campus
Certification
Campus
Certification
   
Community Health and Human Services Community Health Blended Blended     Online    
Community Health with Nonprofit Management Certificate         Blended    
Health Education     Online        
Health Education/Health Promotion             Blended
Human Services Online Online          
Counselor Education Clinical Mental Health         Campus    
Marriage, Couples, and Family     Campus   Campus    
School Counseling         Campus
Certification
   
Early Childhood and Elementary Education Early Childhood   Campus     Online
Certification
Online
Certification
Campus
Early Childhood and Elementary Education   Campus
Certification
    Online
Certification
   
Elementary Education       Campus
Certification
Online
Certification
Online
Certification
 
Educational Leadership Educational Leadership     Campus
Certification
  Campus
Certification
Blended
Certification
Campus
Educational Studies in Diverse Populations Health Disparities within Diverse Populations             Campus
Metropolitan Education Studies             Campus
Pedagogical Studies             Campus
English as a Second Language English as a Second Language       Campus
Certification
Campus
Certification
Campus
Certification
 
French and English as a Second Language       Campus
Certification
Campus
Certification
   
Spanish and English as a Second Language       Campus
Certification
Campus
Certification
   
Instructional Design and Development Instructional Design and Development         Online    
Kinesiology Athletic Coaching Campus            
Exercise Physiology         Campus    
Exercise Science Campus Campus          
Fitness Leadership   Campus          
Physical Education   Campus
Certification
  Campus
Certification
Online
Certification
Online
Certification
 
Reading Education Reading Education     Online
Certification
  Online
Certification
   
School Psychometry School Psychometry     Online
Certification
  Online
Certification
   
Secondary Education Biology   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
  Campus
Certification
Campus
Certification
Online
Certification
 
Biology (Biomedical Engineering major)   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
         
Biology (Biomedical Sciences major)   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
         
Chemistry   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
  Campus
Certification
Blended
Certification
Blended
Certification
 
Chemistry (Chemical Education track)   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
         
English Language Arts   Campus
Certification
  Campus
Certification
Blended
Certification
Blended
Certification
 
French       Campus
Certification
Blended
Certification
   
General Science       Campus
Certification
Blended
Certification
Blended
Certification
 
General Science (Biophysics major)   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
         
General Science (Materials Engineering major)   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
         
General Science (Mechanical Engineering major)   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
         
General Science (Neuroscience major)   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
         
General Social Science   Campus
Certification
  Campus
Certification
Blended
Certification
Blended
Certification
 
History       Campus
Certification
Blended
Certification
Blended
Certification
 
Mathematics   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
  Campus
Certification
Blended
Certification
Blended
Certification
 
Mathematics (Civil Engineering major)   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
         
Mathematics (Electrical Engineering major)   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
         
Mathematics: Middle School   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
         
Physics   Campus
Certification
UABTeach
  Campus
Certification
Blended
Certification
Blended
Certification
 
STEM Campus
UABTeach
           
Spanish       Campus
Certification
Blended
Certification
   
Special Education Collaborative Teacher: Autism Spectrum Disorders Concentration           Campus
Certification
 
Collaborative Teacher K-12       Online
Certification
Online
Certification
   
Collaborative Teacher: Reading Concentration           Campus
Certification
 
Early Childhood Special Education       Campus
Certification
Campus
Certification