University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) vs. University of North Texas (UNT)

Two Rivalry Colleges in Conference USA

  • Both University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and University of North Texas (UNT) are public.
  • UAB is located in Birmingham, AL and UNT is located in Denton, TX.
  • UAB has more expensive tuition of $21,864 than UNT ($21,244).
  • UNT has tighter acceptance rate of 72.41% than UAB (91.81%).
  • UAB has higher SAT scores of 1,300 than UNT (1,120).
  • UNT is larger with 44,767 students than UAB (21,639 students).
University of Alabama at Birmingham

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University of North Texas

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#224 in National Universities
#8 in Alabama
Rankings#234 in National Universities
#28 in Texas
Public, 4-yearsSchool TypePublic, 4-years
Birmingham, ALLocationDenton, TX
UABKnown asUNT
1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Offered Degrees1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
Tuition & Fees
$8,832 Alabama residents
$21,864 out-of-state
Undergraduate$11,164 Texas residents
$21,244 out-of-state
$8,424 Alabama residents
$20,556 out-of-state
Graduate$9,062 Texas residents
$16,622 out-of-state
$9,889Financial Aid$7,417
$40 undergraduate
$50 graduate
Application Fee$75 undergraduate
$75 graduate
91.81%Acceptance Rate72.41%
1,300 SAT, 27 ACTTest Scores1,120 SAT, 23 ACT
Student Population
21,639Total Students44,767
5,984Online Enrollment5,787
Graduation Rate & Outcomes
64%Graduation Rate58%
15%Transfer-out Rate25%
82%Retention Rate80%
$48,400Average Earning after Graduation$49,300
Special Learning Opportunities and Student Services
Online Degree/Certificate Program Offered for Both Undergraduate and GraduateDistance Learning (Online Classes)Online Degree/Certificate Program Offered for Both Undergraduate and Graduate
Study Abroad
Teacher Certifiate
Special OpportunitiesROTC
Study Abroad
Teacher Certifiate
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 3,480)
$8,550 average annual costs
On-Campus Living✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 6,419)
Not offered or not ReportedMeal PlanNot offered or not Reported
Faculties and Staffs
18 to 1Students to Faculty Ratio23 to 1
2,544 Full-time
414 Part-time
Number of Faculties1,138 Full-time
420 Part-time
8,496 Full-time
1,597 Part-time
Number of Staffs3,598 Full-time
475 Part-time
$104,003 for Faculties
$64,558 Part-time
Average Salary$95,498 for Faculties
$58,572 Part-time
All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2022-2023