What will I learn?

New College's emphasis on student choice and responsibility promotes the creativity, flexibility, and adaptability necessary for effective participation in the emergent communities of the future.

Students complete the bachelor of arts (BA) or the bachelor of science (BS) degree depending on the area in which the depth study is done. Students also complete all University, College of Arts and Sciences and New College requirements. This includes the general education requirements, the following New College requirements and other sufficient credits to total 120 applicable semester hours.

New College requires the successful completion of the following courses and activities:

  • NEW 100 Intro Interdict Integrate Study
  • NEW 495 Capstone Sem and Senior Project
  • NEW electives 200 level and above
  • NEW electives 400 level and above
  • Individualized depth study

Career Opportunities:

Unlimited. Students continue to professional and graduate schools, begin their own businesses, and work in their chosen fields of concentration.

Which department am I in?

College of Arts and Sciences

Study options

Online/Distance (Minimum of 120 semester hours)

Tuition fees
USD $375 per credit hour

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

19 August 2020, 6 January 2021

Entry requirements

For international students

Students completing a high school diploma equivalent to U.S degree.

International applicants must submit an official qualifying English Proficiency test score:

TOEFL iBT score of 79 and above

TOEFL paper-based score of 550 and above

IELTS score of 6.0 or above

Pearson’s Test of English score of 54 or above

Duolingo English Test score of 51 or above

Find your nearest IELTS test centre and test dates

There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About this uni

Boasting a long history of success, The University of Alabama produces legendary results through our scholars’ research and service.

  • Located in the mid-size city of Tuscaloosa, Alabama
  • 200 programs in 10 academic schools
  • Scholarships for international students at all levels
  • More than 600 student organizations