12 months
1187 USD/credit 34423 USD/year
1109 USD/credit 32161 USD/year
468 USD/credit 13572 USD/year
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We need more anatomy experts to teach at the graduate level, and this Anatomical Science program at The University of Alabama at Birmingham will give you the skills you need to educate future anatomists. We can teach you to become an expert college professor in gross anatomy, neuroanatomy, embryology, and histology.


Simply put, anatomical sciences form the foundational pillars of all medical education, and more and more health care-focused programs desire experts in this field. That's why producing an abundance of professors is so critical. In this program, you'll learn about the latest innovations in anatomical sciences education. 

Topics will include 3D anatomy via the use of ultrasound with standardized patients, radiologic anatomy, using CT scans of cadavers, plastinated specimens, and the use of virtual microscopy in histology education.

Fast Facts:

  • Anatomical Science at The University of Alabama at Birmingham is the only program of its kind in Alabama, and there are only a few like it in the U.S.

Programme Structure


  • Developing a Teaching Portfolio
  • CIRTL Seminar in Teaching and Learning
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Research Project
  • CIRTL Seminar on STEM Teaching
  • CIRTL Effective STEM Teaching Approaches
  • Teaching at the College Level and Beyond

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


29 SCH



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3.0 GPA
  • No test score requirement
  • Letter of Intent
  • Transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume/CV required
  • Standard personal statement
  • Interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34423 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1187 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    32161 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1109 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13572 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 468 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

1019 - 1648 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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