Application Process

Application Deadlines:

November 1 - Spring Deadline

April 1 - Summer Deadline

July 1 - Fall Deadline

Application Fees:

  • Domestic applicants and green card holders: $50
  • International applicants: $60

Instructions for Completing the Application

Prospective students may apply at any time during the year and begin program courses the following semester. Applications are submitted online through the UAB Graduate School. All admissions documents (test scores, transcripts, immigration documents, WES, etc.) must be sent to the UAB Graduate School.

Official transcripts from each institution where college credit was received can be mailed to:

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

Transcripts can be submitted electronically by choosing University of Alabama at Birmingham - Graduate Admission or using the email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Example for Completing Application:

  • For which of the following are you applying? Certificate
  • Intended program of study: Biotechnology Regulatory Affairs
  • Concentration: Not Applicable – Selected program does not offer concentrations
  • Term: Fall 201X

Requirements

Application Requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Applicants must meet all requirements of the UAB Graduate School.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 or a 3.0
  • TOEFL, IELTS and TWE scores (international students).

International Requirements

International Students must submit a transcript evaluation from World Education Services, Educational Credential Evaluators, or Josef Silny and Associates, Inc.

The Graduate School now monitors English proficiency to make sure applicants meet our minimum scores which are listed below.

  • IELTS – 6.5
  • TOEFL – 80
  • PTEA – 53

Other requirements include a financial affidavit of support and immigration documentation (if currently residing in the United States).

Application Review Process

After the application window has been opened, applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.

Additional Information

Learn more about tuition and fees on the School of Health Professions website.