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The University of Alabama - Birmingham (UAB) is a public research university located in the city of Birmingham, Alabama, United States. UAB offers pathway programs that lead to bachelor's and master's degree programs at UAB. 

  • Average Tuition USD 25,450
  • Students 21,923
  • International Students 100%
  • Total Annual Cost USD 25,450
  • Intakes January May August
  • Application Deadline Rolling
  • Transfer Yes
  • Campus Setting City

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School Description

The University of Alabama - Birmingham (UAB) offers pathway programs through INTO, for international students who may not meet the requirements for direct entry to a bachelors or masters degree program at UAB. INTO UAB offers English language training that improves the English Language skills and increases academic opportunities for students. Pathway students also learn other skills necessary to succeed at the university including academic research skills, and cultural acclimatization.

At UAB, pathway students benefit from a wide range of services available to students enrolled in the degree programs including learning resources, world-class lecture-rooms, approachable staff, and faculty offices. The university’s International Student and Scholar Services offices also provide advisory services and guidance to pathway students when the need arises. In addition, there are student lounges as well as a multi-faith prayer room and several student study areas. The INTO UAB Centre has everything that a student needs to succeed in a pathway program and beyond.

  • 01UAB is accredited by SACSCOC - the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

Pathway Programs

  • 1720 2nd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    USD 7,060 Tuition Fee

    Academic English

    This Academic English program is designed to equip students with critical, practical, and analytical knowledge of the fundamentals of English. The program offers courses that focus on three major objectives; reading, wr more
  • 1720 2nd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    USD 15,240 Tuition Fee

    Basic Medical Science

    This Graduate Pathway program offers courses that focus on subject-specific academic modules, English language and, study skills. The successful completion of the program leads to a master's degree in Basic Medical Scie more
  • 1720 2nd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    USD 15,240 Tuition Fee

    Biotechnology

    This Graduate Pathway program offers courses that focus on subject-specific academic modules, English language and, study skills. The successful completion of the program leads to the Master of Science in Biotechnology more
  • 1720 2nd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    USD 14,030 Tuition Fee

    Business

    This International Year One program offers courses that focus on subject-specific academic modules, English language and, study skills. The successful completion of the program leads to a Bachelor of Science degree in A more

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Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.00
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 60
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 5.00

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    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    Qualifying international students enrolled in a pathway program are offered scholarships in amounts that are typically up to $5,000 per year.

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    Established in 1859


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