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

  Fall
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
University Total Lower Division 299,892 293,210 285,173 276,854 269,117 258,848 240,902 226,194 214,765 206,395
Upper Division 161,221 154,228 150,965 142,947 132,824 123,967 114,680 110,546 107,709 97,855
Graduate I 35,644 34,001 34,325 34,719 34,384 34,761 35,486 34,402 32,924 30,138
Graduate II 12,623 12,656 12,952 13,547 13,815 14,546 13,868 13,071 12,568 11,520
Total 509,380 494,094 483,414 468,067 450,139 432,121 404,935 384,213 367,966 345,907
Arts & Sciences Lower Division 191,263 188,371 183,006 178,153 174,703 167,591 157,145 149,327 143,086 136,336
Upper Division 39,861 37,842 36,778 36,781 36,534 34,558 33,001 30,999 30,028 27,724
Graduate I 5,280 5,133 5,403 5,387 5,459 5,018 5,431 5,187 4,783 4,219
Graduate II 4,406 4,393 4,433 4,630 4,592 4,809 4,584 4,340 4,034 4,146
Total 240,809 235,738 229,620 224,950 221,287 211,975 200,161 189,852 181,930 172,424
Capstone College of Nursing Lower Division 128 134 158 143 165 225 203 236 280 242
Upper Division 8,299 8,443 7,521 6,283 6,421 6,158 5,914 5,800 5,477 5,221
Graduate I 1,365 1,145 1,132 1,083 897 651 617 434 405 381
Graduate II 1,252 1,099 1,222 1,078 1,301 1,636 1,199 842 614 321
Total 11,044 10,821 10,033 8,587 8,784 8,670 7,933 7,312 6,776 6,165
Communication & Information Sciences Lower Division 14,640 13,553 13,568 12,701 11,622 11,930 11,434 10,151 9,564 8,909
Upper Division 9,954 9,094 9,078 8,569 8,099 7,217 6,436 5,841 5,749 5,443
Graduate I 2,298 1,956 2,050 2,122 2,350 2,483 2,560 2,901 2,561 2,608
Graduate II 388 382 383 458 402 441 427 463 558 482
Total 27,280 24,985 25,079 23,849 22,473 22,071 20,857 19,355 18,432 17,442
Community Health Sciences Upper Division 30 29 42 36 49 20 53 37 25 25
Graduate I 307 332 282 278 260 274 273 241 251 214
Graduate II 1,197 1,128 1,116 1,695 1,548 1,581 1,610 1,697 1,698 1,545
Total 1,534 1,489 1,440 2,009 1,857 1,875 1,936 1,975 1,974 1,784
Continuing Studies Lower Division 156 122 128 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Culverhouse College of Business Lower Division 26,237 24,800 24,934 25,235 22,730 21,242 19,825 17,978 16,715 18,081
Upper Division 44,006 42,583 40,834 37,432 33,905 31,582 28,846 28,962 28,889 25,635
Graduate I 7,054 6,886 6,624 6,813 6,767 6,510 6,978 6,551 6,333 5,306
Graduate II 692 636 670 693 731 832 744 747 725 595
Total 77,988 74,905 73,061 70,172 64,131 60,166 56,393 54,238 52,662 49,617
Education Lower Division 4,554 4,494 4,224 4,507 4,725 4,774 4,998 5,313 5,208 4,544
Upper Division 13,241 12,900 13,610 13,117 12,073 12,349 12,634 11,748 11,623 10,428
Graduate I 2,803 2,947 2,971 3,142 2,780 3,126 3,152 3,439 2,803 2,778
Graduate II 2,715 3,143 3,248 3,317 3,484 3,353 3,480 3,239 3,352 3,171
Total 23,312 23,483 24,053 24,083 23,061 23,602 24,263 23,738 22,985 20,921
Engineering Lower Division 38,088 37,841 35,489 32,765 32,628 30,582 26,737 23,865 21,963 20,833
Upper Division 23,486 20,975 20,425 18,525 14,869 12,047 10,349 10,459 10,245 8,289
Graduate I 1,985 1,742 1,815 1,624 1,390 1,647 1,768 1,546 1,496 1,316
Graduate II 1,506 1,366 1,375 1,218 1,270 1,423 1,365 1,314 1,118 829
Total 65,065 61,924 59,104 54,132 50,157 45,699 40,219 37,184 34,822 31,267
Graduate School Graduate II 70 71 101 85 76 54 78 51 63 57
Human Environmental Sciences Lower Division 17,396 17,021 17,265 17,452 17,057 16,761 15,712 15,175 14,072 14,167
Upper Division 17,825 17,736 17,889 17,762 16,753 15,652 13,801 13,373 13,086 12,364
Graduate I 3,897 3,836 3,366 3,453 3,104 3,261 2,728 2,722 2,639 2,434
Graduate II 204 258 187 164 244 258 183 188 196 181
Total 39,322 38,851 38,707 38,831 37,158 35,932 32,424 31,458 29,993 29,146
Law Graduate I 6,282 6,448 6,897 6,900 7,499 7,747 8,003 8,413 8,494 8,049
Social Work Lower Division 1,326 1,308 1,276 1,192 1,203 1,079 991 900 720 531
Upper Division 1,452 1,698 1,757 1,477 1,528 1,659 1,641 1,446 1,074 1,206
Graduate I 4,356 3,570 3,765 3,912 3,867 4,038 3,947 2,955 3,160 2,828
Graduate II 195 181 218 210 168 160 199 192 211 193
Total 7,329 6,757 7,016 6,791 6,766 6,936 6,778 5,493 5,165 4,758
Honors College Lower Division 5,374 4,953 4,458 4,016 3,511 3,737 3,308 2,764 2,651 2,436
Upper Division 2,602 2,616 2,764 2,622 2,182 2,310 1,631 1,544 1,175 1,194
Total 7,976 7,569 7,222 6,638 5,693 6,047 4,939 4,308 3,826 3,630
Other Lower Division 731 613 667 691 773 927 549 485 506 316
Upper Division 466 313 267 344 412 416 374 338 338 326
Graduate I 18 6 21 6 12 6 30 15 0 6
Graduate II 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 1,215 932 955 1,041 1,197 1,349 953 838 844 648

*Graduate assistantship courses (IDGR) and medical resident courses are not included in these counts. National Student Exchange and Capstone International Program 400 and 500 level courses are not included effective Spring 2014. Medical clerkship courses and medical internship courses are not included in these counts prior to Fall 2015. Law credits are included in the category Graduate I. Credits are tabulated by registration department (referred to as the course home) and school/college.