Huntsville is a city in Madison County, Alabama. Located in the far northern region part of Alabama, Huntsville is a great place for students to learn and live. Huntsville is currently the fourth-largest city and the second largest metropolitan area in Alabama. Students can find their perfect off campus student apartment in Huntsville, Alabama.
NASA has a large presence in Huntsville. The city remains the center for rocket-propulsion research and the Marshall Space Flight Center has been designated to develop NASA’s future Space Launch Vehicle. Students can also find student housing near the Madison Square Mall, Parkway Place, and plenty of other places around town.
The city is also great for recent graduates. In 2005, Forbes Magazine named Huntsville as the sixth best place in the nation for doing business and number one in terms of the number of engineers per total employment. There are 57 Fortune 500 companies operating in Huntsville.
There are 13 colleges and universities in and near Huntsville. Students can find convenient student housing near the University of Alabama in Huntsville, Alabama A&M University, Oakwood University, and J.F. Drake State Community and Technical College. The University of Alabama in Huntsville is the largest university in Huntsville. UAHuntsville has been ranked by the Carnegie Foundation as a very high research institution, placing it among the top 75 public research universities in the nation. UAHuntsville is also ranked as a Tier 1 national university by U.S. News & World Report.
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