The UAH College of Science advances cutting-edge research and offers first-rate degree programs thanks to our distinguished faculty and state-of-the-art facilities. Our location in Huntsville facilitates partnerships and collaborations with NASA, the US Army, NOAA, the HudsonAlpha Institute of Biotechnology, and the numerous high-tech companies located in Cummings Research Park, the second largest research park in the country.
College of Science students enjoy the benefits of a research-intensive institution in a medium-sized university, including a 16:1 student-to-professor ratio and numerous research, leadership, and co-op/internship opportunities. The vibrant UAH campus, diverse student population, and academic and social organizations provide an enriching and cross-disciplinary student life experience. And UAH has been ranked as a top educational value by USA Today, Princeton Review, Consumers Digest, and Payscale.
Nick Christensen '15
Interdisciplinary Degree major
For his honors project, hearing-impaired student Nick Christensen decided to build upon a new type of hearing aid that he had previously presented - and won an award for - at the International Science and Engineering Fair.
Since his formative years, Casey Calamaio has amassed quite a few interests, including aviation, environmental sciences, and cartography. But even more impressive, he's been able to turn those interests into the foundation of his research as both an undergraduate and a graduate Earth System Science major at UAH.
301 Sparkman Drive
Materials Science Building C207
Huntsville, AL 35899