The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is a
public university in Birmingham in the U.S. state of Alabama. It is only 139 Miles from Atlanta. Developed from an academic extension center established in 1936, the institution became an autonomous institution in 1969 and is today one of three institutions in the University of Alabama System.
The UAB Health System, one of the largest academic medical centers in the United States, is affiliated with the university. UAB Hospital is the only ACS verified Level I trauma center in Alabama, as rated by the American College of Surgeons Trauma Program. UAB is the state's largest employer, with more than 18,000 faculty and staff and over 53,000 jobs at the university and in the health system. An estimated 10 percent of the jobs in the Birmingham-Hoover Metropolitan Area and 1
in 33 jobs in the state of Alabama are directly or indirectly related to UAB.
The 2013 US News & World Report Top United States Universities and Colleges ranks UAB overall as the 149th best national university. UAB ranks among Top-20 nationally in federal research and development funding and 1st in the state of Alabama, receiving more funding than all other Alabama universities combined. The University of Alabama at Birmingham is nationally ranked among top twenty in total federal research funding and key areas of health sciences receiving more than $433 million in funding.
The UAB School of Business was ranked 7th in metropolitan state business schools and is accredited by AACSB International. The UAB MBA program is recognized by The Princeton Review in its 2010 edition of "Best 296 Business Schools" as one of the best in the nation.
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