12 months
1221 USD/credit 36630 USD/year
1141 USD/credit 34230 USD/year
482 USD/credit 14460 USD/year
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You're already a successful engineer, but you see your future self in a leadership role making an impact in the industry. At The University of Alabama at Birmingham through this Engineering program we can help you get there. You can specialize in one of five disciplines, as well as learn management skills specific to engineering leaders.


In fact, we’ve studied today’s job market, and we’ve specifically designed our 100% online program to address the skills you need to learn to move forward professionally. For instance, if you concentrate in advanced safety engineering and management, we'll show you how to make the engineering process safer from start to finish. 

Our Engineering program at The University of Alabama at Birmingham is so good, we've even received praise from the director of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. If you're thinking of starting your own business, try our information engineering and management track, where we weave entrepreneurial and leadership classes into your curriculum. Interested in sustainable smart cities? There's a track for that, too. In other words, we have a concentration to help you pursue your career goals.

Fast Facts:

  • In 2017, this degree was nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report for excellence in online engineering education.

Programme Structure


  • Hazard Analysis and Waste Elimination
  • Engineering Risk
  • Human Performance and Engineering Design
  • Engineering Ethics and Acceptable Risk
  • Leading through Climates of Change
  • Policy Issues in Prevention through Design

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Citizenship/Immigration Documents
  • Application Fee
  • English Proficiency Exams
  • Transcripts and Proof of Degree
  • Official Test Scores
  • Additional Requirements

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    36630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1221 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    34230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1141 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 482 USD per credit during 12 months.


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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