Offered Degrees and Major Programs

University of West Alabama offers 52 programs through Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 3 Associate, 26 Bachelor's, 16 Master's, 1 Doctorate (research), 6 Post-MS Certificate programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 32 programs are available through Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 11 Bachelor's, 14 Master's, 1 Doctorate (research), 6 Post-MS Certificate program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,769 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
Associate3035
Bachelor's2611350
Master's16141,181
Doctorate (research)1117
Post-MS Certificate66186
Total52321,769

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'sPost-graduateMaster'sDoctorate

Major Programs by Offered Degree

AssociateBachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate (Research)Post-Master's
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 2 completers-
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 6 completers-
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 27 completers-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse27$49,600
Total35
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism (1 completers) 25 completers-
Communication and Media Studies (other)25-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (2 completers) 59 completers-
Special Education and Teaching7-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels33-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching19-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 9 completers-
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields (other)9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language and Literature 11 completers-
English Language and Literature11-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 20 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences19-
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics and Statistics 5 completers-
Mathematics5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (1 completers) 70 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences3-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)67-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies 28 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science28-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 4 completers-
Chemistry4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology (1 completers) 21 completers-
Psychology21-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting (1 completers) 2 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services (other)2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 15 completers-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics7-
Sociology8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 9 completers-
Athletic Training/Trainer9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business (4 completers) 51 completers-
Business Administration and Management27-
Accounting9-
Finance5-
Management Information Systems5-
Marketing/Marketing Management5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 5 completers-
History5-
Total350
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism (1 completers) 21 completers-
Communication and Media Studies (other)21-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (9 completers) 1,060 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration145$59,500
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration38-
Educational/Instructional Technology77$45,100
Special Education and Teaching99$46,400
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services109$51,600
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching41$45,300
Elementary Education and Teaching271-
Secondary Education and Teaching130-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching80-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching70-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 8 completers-
Conservation Biology8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology (1 completers) 3 completers-
Experimental Psychology3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (2 completers) 42 completers-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling9-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor33-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 47 completers-
Business Administration and Management47-
Total1,181
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 17 completers-
Education (other)17-
Total17
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 186 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration77-
Educational/Instructional Technology11-
Special Education and Teaching22-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services28-
Elementary Education and Teaching37-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching11-
Total186