Reach your career goals in education with an online degree from the University of West Alabama. Choose from more than 40 certification and non-certification education programs that can enhance your career as an educator inside or outside the classroom. Study in a flexible online environment at one of Alabama’s oldest and most prestigious universities. Experience a personalized education designed to help you achieve your dreams, on your schedule and at an affordable cost.
The University of West Alabama is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC). The Julia S. Tutwiler College of Education’s educator preparation programs are approved by the Alabama Department of Education and are nationally accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and pending CAEP accreditation.
Earn up to $50 off per credit hour with the Teacher Connect scholarship at UWA. Apply your scholarship to an undergraduate or graduate online education degree. You must work in a school system participating in Teacher Connect and maintain other eligibility requirements. Increase your marketability and reach your career goals with the Teacher Connect scholarship. It is designed for teachers and aspiring teachers wishing to save on their education and build their skills and knowledge.
Earn an online degree on your schedule with personal support from application to graduation
Join the 80 percent of UWA students who receive some type of financial aid
Benefit from UWA’s generous credit transfer policy
Learn from scholars and practitioners to build the skills and knowledge you need to succeed
UWA is located in the heart of Livingston on the western border of the state. As one of the oldest and most prestigious colleges in Alabama, we’ve been helping students pursue their dreams and goals since 1835. Join more than 3,000 online learners and take advantage of our tradition of excellence with our flexible online programs.