Academics at UAH

Academics at The University of Alabama in Huntsville gives you a competitive edge. A massive range of areas of study; small, average class sizes; and a host of research centers and laboratories help you stand apart from the pack. UAH academics equip you to explore, discover, create, and communicate knowledge. And thanks to UAH’s robust academic support services, the resources you need to be successful are always within reach.


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Undergraduate Programs at UAH

The program directory is your go-to reference point for all information related to majors, minors, and certificates available at UAH. What do you want to study? Use the program directory to explore classes you may take, experiential learning options, and other academic opportunities.

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Honors Programs

The UAH Honors College combines a traditional academic focus on arts and sciences, critical thinking, and communication skills with a forward-looking, practical, and career-oriented education. As an Honors College student, you will find big opportunity in small classes, with unrivaled research and career networking opportunities. Current Honors students love the elite college experience UAH Honors College offers at a public-university price.

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My professors have communicated effectively and efficiently through different in-class examples, collaborative projects, and hands-on work, which has created an amazing learning environment.

Aerospace Engineering Major

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Need Some Extra Help?

You will be supported at UAH! Whether you are torn over which major is right for you, curious about potential career options, or struggling in anticipation of an upcoming exam, UAH has resources available to help you with what you need.

Academic advising is your primary resource for advice, information, and guidance regarding your academic career. All students are encouraged to meet early and often with an advisor in their chosen area of study. Your academic advisor can assist you with registration, course selection, and academic planning.

Academic Advising

If you are a new student looking to make a strong academic start to your college career, a student who recognizes a potential to level up, a student who wants to strengthen certain skills, or a student who wants to get back on track, the Academic Success Advocacy Program is for you. Our mission is to increase the number of students who realize their goal of graduating from UAH. Schedule an appointment with an advocate today to make the most of your academic performance.

Academic Success Advocacy Program (ASAP)

Ready to start building your career? UAH’s Office of Career Services is here to help! Whether you are a current student looking for real-world experience or an alumnus working to take your career to the next level, Career Services can offer the support you need to realize your career goals. Career Services offers job fairs, assists you in developing your resume, can help you find internships and co-ops, and so much more.

Career Services

Not sure if your major is a good fit? Exploratory Advising helps identify your strengths, interests, and academic goals so you can make a confident, well-informed decision in choosing a major.

Exploratory Advising

UAH offers advising for students interested in applying for postgraduate opportunities such as graduate school and fellowships. There is a fellowship for every student–whether you want to study or teach abroad, do graduate-level research, or participate in undergraduate internships. Fellowship advising will point you toward the fellowship that suits your individual needs and interests. Aside from giving you a competitive edge for graduate school applications and the job market, fellowship applications provide unique and transferable skills across disciplines.

Fellowships and Graduate School

The Office of Pre-Health Professions Advising offers guidance for current UAH students interested in pursuing a career in the professional health-care field. Your Pre-Health Professions Advisor will help you choose the best major possible to help you become the best candidate for one of the many health-related graduate programs.

Pre-Health Advising


Looking for Additional Support?

UAH has you covered.

UAH provides you with the resources you need to succeed no matter who you are. Do you need a disability accommodated? Looking for help as an international student? Curious about the full range of UAH’s support resources? Check out all of the Advising and Support Services UAH has to offer.

U A H Bookstore


All of the textbooks and materials you may need are available at the UAH Bookstore. To make shopping a breeze, check out the Charger Course Pack, which provides you with a customized list of your required course materials. School supplies, apparel, technology, and more are also available!