University of Alabama - Birmingham

Birmingham, AL

The University of Alabama at Birmingham says, "Sometimes called general education courses, the core curriculum is a selection of required and elective courses that together promote six competencies which build the foundation for attainment of the Shared Vision for a UAB Graduate. " [Source]

  • Website:http://www.uab.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:12,369
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:30%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,040 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$18,368 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "History, Social, and Behavioral Sciences" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    University of Alabama - Birmingham uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/12/2017

B

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