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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.

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (Blended)
Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.

Master of Science in Operations Management (Online)
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

Master of Science in Marketing, specialization in Marketing Analytics (Online)
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.

Master of Arts in Management (Global Business Management) (Online)
Thursday, May 9, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

Master of Social Work (Primarily Online)
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.


Come Back to Bama!

Back to Bama logoIf 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 800-467-0227 or by email at

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 SACSCOC-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