Do I meet the Admission Requirements?

  • NO GRE/GMAT REQUIRED from students with qualifying degrees from U.S. Colleges or Universities
  • International students who do not have a degree from an accredited U.S. institution are required to submit GRE and TOEFL scores.
  • Original transcripts from all colleges and universities attended since high school must be sent directly to the UAB Graduate School (detailed instructions are included during the online application process)
  • Two years of relevant work experience
  • All prospective students must pass a personal live interview with the Program Director and Assistant Director (Interview can be over the phone or Skype for out of town students).
  • Two letters of recommendation (this can be done electronically as part of the formal online application filing process).
  • Proper computer equipment and high speed internet direct access
  • All prospective students must demonstrate computer skills with a strong willingness to improve computer software skills and online communications abilities

*CEM promotes a multi-discipline learning experience and therefore an engineering undergraduate degree is not required.

Additional Information and Interview

Prospective students who meet the admission requirements:

Contact Dianne Gilmer, Assistant Director
205.934.9855 Fax

  • To request additional information
  • To schedule an interview

Student should apply to UAB graduate school ONLY after completing the admission interview.


Application Deadlines

Summer Admission: April 1st

Fall Admission: July 1st

Spring Admission: November 1st