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The Graduate Engineering Program was nationally ranked 28th Best Online Engineering Program by US News & World Report for excellence in online engineering education.

Nationally Ranked

Best Online Construction Mgmt 2016

The Master of Engineering degree was nationally ranked third (3rd) by Affordable Colleges Online for Best Online Construction Management Program.


The University of Alabama at Birmingham is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, doctorate, and professional degrees.

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Prior to applying to UAB Graduate School, review all Admissions Requirements and contact Dianne Gilmer (, Assistant Director, to schedule an interview.

Application Fee

Domestic: $50.00
International: $60.00

How to Apply for Admission

Application for: Master’s Degree
Intended Program of study: Master of Engineering (MEng)
Concentration: Construction Engineering Management

Go to UAB Graduate School Application to complete and submit your online application

What you will need to complete the UAB Graduate School Application

1-   UAB Account

Once you click on the UAB Graduate School Application link, you will create your account and receive a confirmation email.

Application for: Master’s Degree
Intended Program of study: Master of Engineering (MEng)
Concentration: Construction Engineering Management

2-   References

Please ask the individuals from whom you request references to submit them online via the TargetX system. Electronic submission is the preferred method.
However, if the person providing your recommendation letter prefers to mail the letter, please have the document mailed to the address of the department or program to which you are applying. Two letters of recommendation are required. 

3-   Transcripts

Request one (1) official transcript to be mailed by each post-secondary issuing institution to the UAB Graduate School:

UAB Graduate School
LHL G03; 1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-0013


4-   GRE

GRE is only required for students who did not receive a bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution.
Institution code: 1856

5-   International Requirements

IELTS   – 6.5
TOEFL – 80
PTEA   – 53
Institution code: 1856

6-   Affidavit of Support

Please upload the Financial Affidavit of Support (for international applicants only).

Application Fee Payment

Submit application fee payment
Domestic: $50.00
International: $60.00


For additional information on the Master of Engineering-Construction Management program, please contact:

Dianne Gilmer, Assistant Director
Phone: (205) 975-5848
Master of Engineering
Department- Construction Management
HOEHN 310A; 1075 13th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35205

Application Deadlines

Fall Admission: August 1st

Spring Admission: December 1st