Offered Degrees and Major Programs

University of West Alabama offers 51 programs through Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 4 Associate, 25 Bachelor's, 15 Master's, 1 Doctorate (research), 6 Post-MS Certificate programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 31 programs are available through Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 10 Bachelor's, 14 Master's, 1 Doctorate (research), 6 Post-MS Certificate program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,155 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from University of West Alabama.
The following table summarizes the offered degrees and programs with number of programs and number of completers.

Number of Programs with Completers

Number of ProgramsNumber of Online ProgramsNumber of Completers
Associate4046
Bachelor's2510308
Master's1514685
Doctorate (research)11-
Post-MS Certificate66116
Total51311,155

Best Programs

AssociateBachelorMaster
Associate Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$49,600
Bachelor Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Master Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Educational Leadership and Administration$59,500
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services$51,600
Special Education and Teaching$46,400
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching$45,300

Popular Programs

AssociateBachelor'sMaster's

Major Programs by Offered Degree

AssociateBachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate (Research)Post-Master's
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 0 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 2 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 44 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse44$49,600
Total46
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism (1 completers) 14 completers-
Communication and Media Studies (other)14-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (4 completers) 47 completers-
Education0-
Special Education and Teaching9-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels28-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology (2 completers) 28 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields (other)28-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 5 completers-
English Language and Literature5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 18 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences16-
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 7 completers-
Mathematics7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 66 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences5-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)61-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 22 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science22-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 1 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology (1 completers) 15 completers-
Psychology15-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 7 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics0-
Sociology7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 9 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Athletic Training/Trainer9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business (10 completers) 63 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management19-
Accounting19-
Finance12-
Management Information Systems5-
Marketing/Marketing Management8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 5 completers-
History5-
Total308
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (9 completers) 658 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration54$59,500
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration16-
Educational/Instructional Technology69$45,100
Special Education and Teaching78$46,400
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services107$51,600
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching56$45,300
Elementary Education and Teaching112-
Secondary Education and Teaching98-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching30-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching38-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences (2 completers) 6 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Conservation Biology6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology (2 completers) 4 completers-
Psychology0-
Experimental Psychology4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (4 completers) 2 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling2-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 15 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management15-
Total685
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 0 completers-
Education (other)0-
Total0
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 116 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration25-
Educational/Instructional Technology18-
Special Education and Teaching17-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services27-
Elementary Education and Teaching23-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching6-
Total116