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MA in Elementary Education Now Offered Online!

The University of Alabama’s MA in Elementary Education will be offered online beginning with the Summer 2014 Semester giving educators interested in pursuing an advanced degree from a quality institution a convenient option. There is still time to apply for the summer semester. Click here for more information about this program.

Deadline Extended - EdD in Instructional Leadership

The University of Alabama, in partnership with the University of North Alabama, offers an EdD in Instructional Leadership on the UNA campus. This partnership provides an opportunity for educators living or working in North Alabama and surrounding areas, including Mississippi and Tennessee, to pursue a terminal degree in a convenient format.

Prospective students now have until April 30, 2014, to apply. A new cohort of students will begin coursework in the Fall 2014 Semester.

A reception for individuals interested in learning more about the EdD in Instructional Leadership will be held on April 16, 2014, at 4:00 p.m. Central on the UNA campus. Click here to RSVP and receive more details about this event.

Sign Up for an Online Information Session!

Learn more about degree programs for distance learners.  You can attend an online information session from the convenience of any location including your home, an Internet café, or the public library. All you need is Internet access. The interactive online session gives you the chance to meet key personnel who will be able to answer your specific questions about the degree programs that are of interest to you.

Once you have confirmed your attendance, you will receive instructions explaining the steps to follow in order to participate.

We look forward to meeting you online!

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MA in Rehabilitation Counseling Online Degree Program
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.
Click here to sign up.

BS in Early Childhood Education, Early Child Development Online Degree Program
Monday, June 9, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.
Click here to sign up.

RN Mobility Tracks, RN to BSN and RN to BSN/MSN Online Degree Programs
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 12:00 p.m.
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Come Back to Bama!

If you meet the requirements to be enrolled in the Back to Bama program, you'll receive your first class free of charge!

No matter where life has taken you, if you are a former UA student and find that completing your degree now is the right step for you, then we've got the program for you!

If you have attempted at least 15 semester hours at The University of Alabama, have not completed an undergraduate degree, have no academic or financial holds on your record, and have not been enrolled here for two (2) semesters (one (1) fall and one (1) spring term), then the Back to Bama program could be your ticket to success.

Education can change your life, but it has to fit your life. That's why we're offering innovative ways to help you succeed. Your path may bring you back to campus for your degree completion or distance education may be the best way for you to complete your degree.

Visit for more information, or contact us at (205) 348-0089 or 1-800-467-0227 or by e-mail at

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Master of Library and Information Studies (Online and Blended)

MS in Operations Management Online Degree Program

MA in Management (Global Business Management concentration) Online Degree Program

MS in HES with a specialization in Family Financial Planning and Counseling Online Degree Program

BS in HES, Consumer Sciences major with a concentration in Family Financial Planning Online Degree Program

Master of Social Work

Master of Science in Nursing, Nurse Practitioner Concentration Blended Degree Program

Master of Science in Nursing Online Degree Program

  • MS in Nursing (Case Management Leadership)
  • MS in Nursing (Clinical Nurse Leader)

Doctor of Nursing Practice Online Degree Program

RN Mobility Track, RN to BSN and RN to BSN/MSN Online Degree Programs

MA and Alternative MA in Special Education Collaborative 6-12 Blended Degree Programs

Master's Degree with P-12 Reading Specialist Certification Online Degree Program

EdD and MSN/EdD for Nurse Educators Blended Degree Programs

EdS in Secondary Education Science Online Degree Program

MA in Educational Psychology (Learning and Assessment) Online Degree Program

MA in Rehabilitation Counseling Online Degree Program

MA, Alternative MA and EdS in Special Education Gifted and Talented Blended and Weekend Degree Programs

MA in Elementary Education Online Degree Program

UA Early College: Credit for America's High School Students

The University of Alabama offers college credit online, to qualified high school students! Get a jump start on your general education requirements by taking courses on your own time. You’ll study with SACS-accredited instructors and enjoy the benefits of UA Student peer coaches that are here to make your experience very rewarding. You’ll find that it’s a smart way to spend time and money. Find out more by visiting: