An education that will change your world

The University of Alabama at Birmingham is a comprehensive urban university with a nationally-recognized academic health center. It is the biggest research institution in the state of Alabama and the university is the largest employer in Alabama. If you are seeking "knowledge that will change your world,” then UAB is for you! This phrase runs through the core of the university's culture, driving UAB's mission to educate the diverse student population, seek new research, serve its local and global communities and grow economic development to improve life in Birmingham and Alabama.

You’ll be joining an international community there. Located in the heart of the largest city in the state, you'll be near the best the southern US has to offer.

The exciting journey of college life starts here, with state-of-the-art facilities, numerous learning resources, an active student body and big-time college athletics. That’s just the start—UAB has countless opportunities for you.

Great campus, amazing facilities

UAB offers you an outstanding education to go along with a supportive academic and social experience. In addition to its world-class faculty, the university will help you outside the classroom by providing a wide variety of academic services and resources.

The university is continually investing. Most recently, UAB built the new Hill Student Center, which opened in December 2015. This impressive facility provides space for student activities, gatherings, and services, as well as meeting and conference. You'll find upgraded dining facilities, a stadium-style theater, a 2-story bookstore and a technology store. There's also the One-Stop Student Service Center for admissions, course registration, student accounting, parking, financial aid and student ID functions.

Just steps away from everything

The INTO The University of Alabama at Birmingham Center is located right in the heart of the campus, just steps away from the Campus Green. They have everything needed to help you make studying, in the US, a success.

INTO UAB provides the best learning environment for you to invest in your education. Highly qualified instructors, facilities with the latest technology, small classes, personalized support, social activities and a welcoming community all contribute to the rich campus experience.

When you study here you'll enjoy all the benefits of campus life at an American university. Living and learning in the heart of the University of Alabama at Birmingham campus, you'll meet new friends among both American and international students. You'll also have access to all of the academic, social and cultural resources and activities at UAB.

Preparing you for the future

As a UAB student, you'll enjoy access to all campus facilities and learning resources. These include the University Academic Success Center, which promotes and fosters student success, enhances academic performance and inspires you to achieve your academic, professional and personal goals. The INTO UAB resources are intentionally designed to facilitate experiences that encourage your persistence and prepares you for life after graduation.

INTO UAB services

Learning Resource Center - Helping you learn

The INTO UAB Learning Resource Center is a vital part of your experience. Your success is essential. We provide access to tutoring services, writing resources and mentoring sessions to help you achieve that success.


Language advisors - English mastery

We realize one of the key components to an education in the US is mastering the English language. Our goal is for you to be an effective communicator during your time at UAB. We help you achieve that by providing assistance from English Language Advisors in the INTO UAB Center.

Programs taught in:
  • English

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Courses

The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Students who successfully complete an INTO UAB Graduate Pathway program in Public Health are assured progression to a UAB graduate public health degree program upon submi ... [+]

Students who successfully complete an INTO UAB Graduate Pathway program in Public Health are assured progression to a UAB graduate public health degree program upon submission of additional required application materials. After successfully completing the Pathway program, you are guaranteed to enter the graduate degree program.

All students in the MPH programs are required to meet the Biological Basis of Public Health Competency Requirement. There are several ways in which this requirement can be met:

A previously earned medical, dental, nursing or dietetics degree (registered or registration eligible dieticians only). Extensive and substantial education, earning grades of B or better in biological/biomedical courses. Take the Biological Basis of Public Health Exam, earning a grade of 70 or better. ... [-]
USA Birmingham
January 2020
English
Full-time
1 - 2 semesters
Campus
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The University of Alabama at Birmingham

International Year One in Pre-Nursing will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor's degree program at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. After succes ... [+]

International Year One in Pre-Nursing will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor's degree program at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. After successfully completing the Pathway program, you are guaranteed to enter your next semester of study. This transition to university from an INTO program is called progression.

Degree Program Components:

2-Semester:

126 credit hour program 18 credit hours apply from Pathway 108 credit hours remaining toward a degree

1-Semester:

126 credit hour program 11 credit hours apply from Pathway 115 credit hours remaining toward a degree

Notes: Students are pre-nursing majors while in the Pathway program and their second year of study. They matriculate to nursing majors assuming the above requirements are met by the end of Year 2.... [-]

USA Birmingham
January 2020
English
Full-time
1 - 3 semesters
Campus
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The University of Alabama at Birmingham

International Year One in Public Health will prepare you to enter next semester of a bachelor's degree program at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. After successfu ... [+]

International Year One in Public Health will prepare you to enter next semester of a bachelor's degree program at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. After successfully completing the Pathway program, you are guaranteed to enter your next semester of study. This transition to university from an INTO program is called progression.

Degree Program Components:

2-Semester:

120 credit hour program 32 credit hours apply from Pathway 88 credit hours remaining toward a degree

1-Semester:

120 credit hour program 16 credit hours apply from Pathway 104 credit hours remaining toward a degree Course features Begin earning credits toward your degree even if you don’t meet the academic and English requirements for direct entry. Receive additional support to move you successfully through your first year at a US university. Graduate in the same amount of time as domestic students. Smaller class sizes allow you to spend more time with your teachers. Develop the knowledge and skills for your degree through your chosen pathway. Key course facts Course length: 1-3 Semesters Start dates: 2019: January, May, August; 2020: January, May Fees: From $14,030 Class hours: 9-13 hours per week Class size: 14 Award: This program leads to the bachelor's degree in Public Health at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. Course options: 1-Semester 2-Semester 3-Semester Entry requirements ... [-]
USA Birmingham
January 2020
English
Full-time
1 - 3 semesters
Campus
Read more in English