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UAB to raise tuition rates 6 percent next year

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BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

The University of Alabama System trustees have approved a 6 percent tuition hike for UAB students.

According to the Birmingham Business Journal (http://bit.ly/1bEUohK) UAB officials expect the increase to generate $9.6 million.

In-state students who take two, 12-hour semesters can expect to pay $7,206. Students in health-related degree programs can expect to pay $8,502 per year.

Across the state, University of Alabama system in-state students will pay a 3 percent increase.

Copyright 2013 WBRC. All rights reserved. The Birmingham Business Journal contributed to this report.

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