The University of Alabama
Annual Credit Hour Production by College/School and Course Level

  Academic Year
2016-17 2015-16 2014-15 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11 2009-10 2008-09 2007-08
University Total Lower Division 551,280 575,964 560,675 548,288 531,606 497,748 466,842 447,665 429,958 407,111
Upper Division 315,003 339,205 322,307 300,142 282,871 263,510 249,650 244,287 227,531 211,111
Graduate I 68,678 80,082 81,004 79,935 80,687 83,666 80,694 77,226 70,852 65,829
Graduate II 22,809 26,018 32,342 30,648 31,745 31,405 29,738 28,935 26,696 25,742
Total 957,769 1,021,269 996,328 959,012 926,909 876,328 826,923 798,112 755,037 709,791
Arts & Sciences Lower Division 354,976 367,837 356,872 352,727 342,968 323,122 304,790 293,568 280,765 260,806
Upper Division 77,627 80,892 82,215 81,509 80,195 77,973 73,143 70,357 65,579 59,555
Graduate I 9,649 10,599 11,146 10,978 10,565 10,648 10,780 10,119 9,263 9,091
Graduate II 8,795 9,314 9,554 9,585 9,573 9,454 9,006 8,546 8,602 9,258
Total 451,046 468,641 459,786 454,798 443,301 421,197 397,717 382,589 364,208 338,708
Commerce & Business Administration Lower Division 49,649 53,045 54,911 51,249 48,174 44,756 40,958 39,380 40,741 38,922
Upper Division 86,399 91,774 84,060 75,653 71,850 66,004 64,468 66,549 60,561 58,303
Graduate I 13,591 15,678 15,319 14,558 13,932 15,032 14,011 13,473 12,077 9,409
Graduate II 1,285 1,433 1,463 1,572 1,733 1,552 1,514 1,549 1,313 1,182
Total 150,923 161,929 155,752 143,031 135,689 127,344 120,951 120,950 114,692 107,816
Communication & Information Sciences Lower Division 26,080 27,503 25,838 25,009 24,380 22,151 20,475 19,872 18,663 16,971
Upper Division 18,897 21,148 20,172 19,351 17,393 16,173 13,929 13,139 13,403 13,054
Graduate I 3,932 4,805 5,217 5,551 5,991 5,954 6,568 6,421 6,284 6,010
Graduate II 808 777 864 851 925 959 1,034 1,157 967 976
Total 49,717 54,233 52,091 50,762 48,689 45,236 42,006 40,589 39,317 37,011
Community Health Sciences Lower Division 36 48 6 0 60 102 36 108 108 39
Upper Division 197 260 234 150 65 113 90 52 52 97
Graduate I 652 573 608 586 673 693 571 513 488 435
Graduate II 69 75 3,420 3,159 2,745 3,665 3,462 3,820 3,670 2,636
Total 954 956 4,268 3,895 3,543 4,573 4,159 4,493 4,318 3,207
Continuing Studies Lower Division 216 754 702 434 434 208 144 278 0 0
Education Lower Division 7,743 8,317 9,175 9,853 9,606 9,919 10,705 10,791 9,184 8,108
Upper Division 26,313 29,169 27,676 26,146 26,265 26,893 25,109 24,417 22,438 20,047
Graduate I 6,034 8,072 8,534 7,918 8,503 9,375 8,983 8,274 7,461 8,248
Graduate II 6,072 7,564 8,036 8,331 8,326 8,107 8,198 8,180 7,995 8,253
Total 46,161 53,122 53,421 52,247 52,699 54,294 52,995 51,662 47,077 44,656
Engineering Lower Division 67,348 70,719 65,120 61,811 58,561 53,279 48,380 45,480 43,999 45,373
Upper Division 45,312 47,076 42,927 34,327 28,564 24,006 23,594 23,229 20,175 18,356
Graduate I 3,639 3,651 3,300 3,079 3,421 3,823 3,479 3,208 2,606 2,263
Graduate II 2,754 2,917 2,571 2,451 2,781 2,918 2,642 2,233 1,955 2,204
Total 119,053 124,363 113,918 101,668 93,327 84,026 78,095 74,150 68,735 68,195
Graduate School Graduate II 137 290 2,752 219 182 222 183 179 188 148
Human Environmental Sciences Lower Division 32,437 35,044 36,082 36,258 35,987 33,759 32,163 30,397 29,780 29,814
Upper Division 35,789 41,742 41,642 40,570 36,621 32,417 30,626 29,526 28,635 26,234
Graduate I 7,617 9,183 8,966 8,249 8,159 7,488 7,297 7,072 6,409 5,672
Graduate II 499 572 417 634 735 660 576 596 662 625
Total 76,342 86,541 87,107 85,711 81,502 74,324 70,662 67,590 65,485 62,345
Law Graduate I 12,980 14,390 14,612 15,752 16,228 16,986 18,126 18,362 17,207 16,052
Nursing Lower Division 174 602 699 623 731 778 731 333 304 333
Upper Division 16,011 17,461 14,735 14,201 13,193 12,439 11,847 11,738 11,402 10,803
Graduate I 2,168 2,617 2,427 2,510 2,027 2,205 1,669 1,425 1,237 859
Graduate II 2,007 2,551 2,828 3,421 4,387 3,469 2,710 2,199 924 0
Total 20,360 23,231 20,689 20,755 20,338 18,890 16,957 15,695 13,867 11,995
Social Work Lower Division 2,418 2,512 2,401 2,526 2,204 2,308 2,067 1,797 1,287 1,365
Upper Division 2,692 3,349 2,770 2,745 3,092 3,006 2,648 2,022 1,949 1,914
Graduate I 8,408 10,481 10,861 10,734 11,174 11,413 9,163 8,351 7,816 7,788
Graduate II 385 528 439 427 360 401 415 478 422 461
Total 13,903 16,870 16,471 16,432 16,830 17,128 14,293 12,648 11,474 11,528
Honors College Lower Division 9,063 8,214 7,458 6,269 6,672 5,961 5,131 4,535 4,464 4,829
Upper Division 5,144 5,814 5,197 4,690 4,840 3,746 3,547 2,607 2,711 2,169
Total 14,207 14,028 12,655 10,959 11,512 9,707 8,678 7,142 7,175 6,998
Other Lower Division 1,140 1,370 1,411 1,530 1,830 1,405 1,262 1,126 663 551
Upper Division 623 521 680 800 793 740 650 652 627 579
Graduate I 9 33 15 21 15 51 48 9 6 3
Graduate II 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 1,772 1,924 2,106 2,351 2,638 2,196 1,960 1,787 1,296 1,133