Department of Consumer Sciences College of Human Environmental Sciences The University of Alabama

Department of Consumer Sciences College of Human Environmental Sciences The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
49%
51%
student ratio
45
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
88%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Consumer Economics Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 15
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

88% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 27
    • Accepted 24
    • Acceptance Rate 88
    • Enrolled 23
  • 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 July 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline January 1st January 1st Yes
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE or GMAT (50th percentile or higher), minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 15
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students45
    • Female Percentage49%
    • Male Percentage51%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students45
    • Part-time Percentage78%
    • Full-time Percentage22%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American13%
    • White / Caucasian80%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty11
    • Full-time Percentage82%
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Female Percentage64%
    • Male Percentage36%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchConsumer economics, financial planning, policy evaluation, retirement preparedness, financial wellness
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$39,709

Location & Contact

Department of Consumer Sciences

College of Human Environmental Sciences
The University of Alabama

PO Box 870158
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0158
United States

Dr. Milla Boschung

Chair

Phone: 205-348-6250
Fax: 205-348-3789
Email: mboschun@ches.ua.edu

Mrs. Rosemary Klein

Admissions Officer

Phone: 205-348-2897
Fax: 205-348-3789
Email: rfklein@ches.ua.edu


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