Be the Breakthrough Your Team Needs

Earn your master's degree in HES with a focus in Consumer Quality Management through Bama By Distance.

The comprehensive online Master of Science in Human Environmental Sciences with a focus in Consumer Quality Management degree program at The University of Alabama will help you develop your skills in quality assurance, customer service and workplace efficiency. Increase your value to employers across a wide range of industries.


Earn your degree from a name you know and rise with the Tide!

As a student in the program you will analyze different management systems and gain an understanding of the functions and structures of effective customer relations. Coursework will explore conflict management and formal mediation, allowing you to sharpen the personal qualities necessary for advanced leadership. With its wide-ranging applications, this degree program is designed to boost your credentials and elevate your professional profile to the next level.

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The Same Degree

A degree earned through Bama By Distance is identical to one earned on UA's main campus! The online format allows you the flexibility to meet life's other demands while you complete your degree. Bama By Distance graduates are invited to participate in UA's regular commencement ceremonies.

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Bama By Distance students benefit from the distance learning tuition rate (regardless of residency)! They are also eligible for financial aid and scholarships to help pay for their education.

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Join a community of legends and legends-in-the-making when you earn a degree from The University of Alabama. With graduates in companies and cities across the globe, the University has a robust alumni network who will greet you with that familiar "Roll Tide" when they find out you're in the family.

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Military Friendly

The University of Alabama is a military-friendly and Yellow Ribbon school. We are proud to have served thousands of active military, reservists, veterans and their families from every branch, and we look forward to continuing to partner with this esteemed group of men and women as they seek to advance their education.

You don't have to take our word for it!

Hear from some of our graduates about what earning a degree online from
The University of Alabama means to them.

Don't Say You Can't Do It

At The University of Alabama we want to help you tell a legendary story, and that begins with a premier education and strong support. You can succeed at earning your degree from wherever you are. Want to know more? Let our graduates tell you their Bama By Distance stories.

How Does It Feel?

Graduating from The University of Alabama brings out many emotions from our Bama By Distance students. At a recent commencement reception, they expressed their feelings about this great accomplishment.