UNA Description

Known in particular for its programs in Nursing, Entertainment Industry, and Business, University of North Alabama (UNA) is a comprehensive university that offers other professional and academic majors as well as continuing education classes, opportunities for research, and a dynamic cultural life.

UNA's Performing Arts programs are also among its more exceptional, producing successful musicians and other types of entertainment professionals.

Education, History, Business, Culinary Arts, Marine Biology and Hospitality Management are some examples of UNA's more than 60 other undergraduate programs.

Research activity, undertaken in a number of different disciplines, is also a large part of a UNA education.

For those who are seeking a professional certificate, Continuing Education certifies students to work in such fields as Business Administration, Paralegal Studies and Pharmacy Technology. Additionally, the Continuing Education division sponsors classes for senior citizens and personal enrichment courses.

Culture and the arts thrive on the UNA campus. In addition to a regionally known Summer Theatre Program, there are numerous events and lectures featuring Pulitzer prize-winning writers and acclaimed filmmakers.

Financial aid is available to UNA students who qualify.

Quick Facts about University of North Alabama

Region

Southeast

Setting

Large Town Setting

Type

Public

Size

Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Lions

Nickname

UNA

Website

www.una.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Selective

In-State Tuition

$6,120

Out-of-State Tuition

$12,240

Retention Rate

65%

Enrollment

6,965

Year Established

1830

UNA Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4.5

5 star
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50% of students gave University of North Alabama 5 stars overall.

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

The main reason I chose the University of North Alabama is because of the environment. The school is close to my hometown and it will be my home within a home. The campus is beautiful and there is continuous improvement to ensure the best quality facility. The admissions staff is very helpful in making sure the students are given every opportunity to improve themselves as individuals. I am very excited to become a UNA student!

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UNA Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
5,917
Freshman Class
1,917
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
6,965

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
85%
Graduate
15%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
45%
Part-Time
55%

Students Coming From In-State vs. Out-of-State

In-State
87%
Out-of-State
13%

Gender of Students

Women
59%
Men
41%

Ethnic Diversity

African-American
13%
Caucasian
78%
Latino
1%
Other
8%

Students State Origin

Alabama
87%
Tennessee
6%
Mississippi
1%
Other
6%

International Students

International
8%
Domestic
92%

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