University of West Alabama

University of West Alabama is located in Alabama, Montgomery.

It is a public University.

University of West Alabama offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree in research

Acceptance rate at University of West Alabama for undergraduate program was 39.66%.

Last year, 8870 students applied for undergraduate program and 3518 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 39.66% makes it moderately competitive to get admission.

3046 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

2916 are reported as enrolled exclusively in distance education and 57 are enrolled in at least one distance education course, but not all distance education.

University of West Alabama had 2516 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

94 students were enrolled in top 5 Masters degree programs.

University of West Alabama offers 15 graduate programs specialization.

University of West Alabama does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is moderately competitive.

If you are not an Alabama resident or do not plan to pursue teaching jobs in Alabama, review teacher certification requirements in your state to see if this program will be approved for certification. High school education should be reimagined to prepare for today’s jobs. Please note that the program may not lead to a job as a school counselor.



Acceptance Rate: 34.93%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $13,356

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $18,200

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $5,579

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $3,342

University of West Alabama most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Elementary Education and Teaching : 167
Secondary Education and Teaching : 114
Special Education and Teaching : 100
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services : 100
Educational Leadership and Administration : 77

University of West Alabama most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

Kinesiology and Exercise Science : 24
Business Administration and Management -MBA : 22
Biology and Biological Sciences : 21
Finance : 16
Accounting , Accountancy : 15