About Alabama Public Television

Board of Directors

The Alabama Educational Television Commission (AETC) also governs Alabama Public Television affiliate WLRH radio in Huntsville.

Broadcast Channels

A list of all the Alabama Public Television stations in our state wide network.

Contacting APT

Have questions about our broadcast, or need more information about one of our programs?

The 50th anniversary of Sesame Street, which premiered on Alabama Public Television in 1972.
Alabama students participate in an APT Ready to Learn seminar.

Community Service Report

It’s not all just about Television, see how APT is making a difference in our state.


Need directions to our offices in Birmingham or to our Studio in Montgomery?

Diversity Plan

This report highlights Alabama Public Television’s (APT) commitment to diversity in both the Alabama Public Television workforce and the Alabama Public Television governance structure.

Employment and Internships

Alabama Public Television is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.   Visit this section for opportunities and EEO Outreach Initiative Reports.

FCC Public Inspection

Federal Communications Commission license number and authorization.

Financial Statements

These are the latest financial statements of Alabama Public Television and affiliate WLRH radio in Huntsville.

APT Staff members hand out materials at an educational conference.
Overview shot of the Alabama Capitol Building, filmed by Alabama Public Television.


The Alabama Educational Television Commission, licensee for the nine Alabama Public Television stations, was established by the Alabama Legislature in 1953.

Mission Statement

Alabama Public Television is committed to enriching the lives of Alabama citizens.

PBS Value

At PBS, we believe that everyone in America deserves great media – so for the past 50 years, we’ve strived to provide people of every age and interest with a classroom, a passport, and a stage for the arts.

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy will advise you on information we collect about you and how we may use that information.


Download Press Releases, Photos, and view upcoming specials.

Staff Directory

Meet the people who bring you Alabama Public Television.

A filming of the original APT series Muscle Shoals to Music Row.