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The University of Alabama BS in Metallurgical Engineering

The main focus area for this major is General Metallurgical Engineering. For more details on this concentration, visit its profile page.

Metallurgical Engineering is a major offered under the engineering program of study at The University of Alabama. We’ve gathered data and other essential information about the bachelor’s degree program in metallurgical engineering, such as if the program is offered online, ethnicity of students, how many students graduated in recent times, and more.

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Rankings for the UA BS in Metallurgical Engineering

#6 in the U.S
#1 in Alabama

If you're having trouble deciding which school is best for you, you may want to check out our many college rankings. The bachelor's program at UA was ranked #6 on College Factual's Best Schools for metallurgical engineering list. It is also ranked #1 in Alabama.

Here are some of the other rankings for UA.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Metallurgical Engineering 3
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Metallurgical Engineering 3
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Metallurgical Engineering 5
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Metallurgical Engineering 5
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Metallurgical Engineering 5
Best Metallurgical Engineering Master’s Degree Schools 5
Best Metallurgical Engineering Bachelor’s Degree Schools 5
Best Value Colleges for Metallurgical Engineering 6
Most Popular Colleges for Metallurgical Engineering 6
Best Metallurgical Engineering Schools 6
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Metallurgical Engineering 7
Most Focused Colleges for Metallurgical Engineering 8

How Much Does a Bachelor’s in Metallurgical Engineering from UA Cost?

$11,620 Average Tuition and Fees (In-State)

UA Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

In 2019-2020, the average part-time undergraduate tuition at UA was $1,330 per credit hour for out-of-state students. The average for in-state students was $545 per credit hour. Information about average full-time undergraduate tuition and fees is shown in the table below.

In State Out of State
Tuition $10,780 $30,250
Fees $840 $840
Books and Supplies $1,000 $1,000
On Campus Room and Board $13,810 $13,810
On Campus Other Expenses $4,620 $4,620

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Does UA Offer an Online BS in Metallurgical Engineering?

UA does not offer an online option for its metallurgical engineering bachelor’s degree program at this time. To see if the school offers distance learning options in other areas, visit the UA Online Learning page.

UA Bachelor’s Student Diversity for Metallurgical Engineering

11 Bachelor's Degrees Awarded
18.2% Women
18.2% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2019-2020 academic year, there were 11 bachelor’s degrees in metallurgical engineering handed out to qualified students. The charts and tables below give more information about these students.

Male-to-Female Ratio

Women made up around 18.2% of the metallurgical engineering students who took home a bachelor’s degree in 2019-2020. This is less than the nationwide number of 27.0%.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

Of those graduates who received a bachelor’s degree in metallurgical engineering at UA in 2019-2020, 18.2% were racial-ethnic minorities*. This is lower than the nationwide number of 20%.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 2
Hispanic or Latino 0
Native American or Alaska Native 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
White 9
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 0

BS in Metallurgical Engineering Focus Areas at UA

Metallurgical Engineering students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas.

Focus Area Annual Graduates
General Metallurgical Engineering 11

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Aerospace & Aeronautical Engineering 88
Architectural Engineering 15
Chemical Engineering 199
Civil Engineering 121
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*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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