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Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics College of Engineering The University of Alabama

  • Tuscaloosa, AL
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 14%86%
    student ratio
  • 65
    total students
  • $9,200 | $22,950
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • July 1
    fall application deadline
  • 78%
    acceptance rate
  • 3 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Aerospace Engineering Master of Aerospace Engineering (MAE)
    • Engineering Science And Mechanics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Engineering Science (MES)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 11
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required for some and Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Required, Required and 1-year residency
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

78% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 56
    • Accepted 44
    • Acceptance Rate 78
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st June 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$9,200
    • Out-of-state tuition *$22,950
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students65
    • Female Percentage14%
    • Male Percentage86%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students65
    • Part-time Percentage69%
    • Full-time Percentage31%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian82%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty13
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage8%
    • Male Percentage92%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchIntelligent computer systems, genetic algorithms, neural networks, impact and penetration mechanics, spacecraft dynamics and controls
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$986,100

Location & Contact

Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics

College of Engineering
The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
United States

Dr. Stanley Jones

Interim Head/Professor

Phone: 205-348-7242
Fax: 205-348-7240
Email: sejones@eng.ua.edu

Dr. John Jackson

Professor

Phone: 205-348-7306
Fax: 208-348-7240
Email: johnjackson@eng.ua.edu



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