Best Colleges in America 2022
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Overall Score: 58.05

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Birmingham, AL http://www.uab.edu/

Costs

Est. full price 2022-2023
$28,400
% of students who get any grants
68%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$17,900
Average price for low-income students
$13,440

Admissions

Acceptance rate
74%
Median SAT/ACT score
1230/26
SAT/ACT required?
No
Undergraduate enrollment
13,330

Financial Aid

% of students with need who get grants
63%
% of need met
53%
% of students who get merit grants
27%
Average merit grant
$8,590

Student Success

Graduation rate
57%
Average time to a degree
4.5 years
Median student debt
$22,250
Early career earnings
$46,990
% earning more than a high school grad
66%

Notes: Students who get merit grants are full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants. Graduation rate measures degree completion within six years for both transfer students and first-time students. Early career earnings are the median earnings for both graduates and non-completers, 10 years after they first enrolled.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson’s, Money/Witlytic calculations.

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