The University of Alabama is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. University programs may also have individual accreditation.

The University of Alabama Cohort Default Rate (CDR) is well below the National Average. The CDR is 5.1 percent with the National Average being 10.8 percent. This information is available to students on their Mybama account page.

For more information about reporting at The University of Alabama please see the Office of Institutional Research and Assessment Factbook.