Application Deadlines

General admission deadline is August 1st

Application Fee

The application fee for domestic applicants and green card holders is $50 and application fee for international applicants is $60.

Instructions for completing the application

Prospective students may apply at any time during the year; however, students begin program courses in Fall Semester. Applications are submitted online through UAB Graduate School. All Admissions documents (Test Scores, Transcripts, Immigration documents, WES, etc.) must be sent to UAB Graduate School.

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

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

They can also be submitted electronically by choosing University of Alabama- Graduate Admission or using the email

Example for Completing Application:

  1. For which of the following are you applying? Master’s Degree
  2. Intended program of study: Health Physics
  3. Concentration: Not Applicable – Selected program does not offer concentrations
  4. Term: Fall 201X

Application/Admissions/Prerequisite Requirements

Prerequisite Requirements:

Course SEM HRS
Calculus-based General Physics I 4
Calculus-based General Physics II 4

Application Requirements:

  • Health Physics students must have a BA or BS degree from a regionally accredited institution and meet all UAB graduate school requirements and be accepted to the graduate program.

International Requirements

IELTS – 6.5
TOEFL – 80
PTEA – 53

  • Financial Affidavit of Support
  • Immigration documentation if currently residing in the US

Application Review Process

After application window has been opened, qualified candidates with fully completed applications may be invited for interviews.


Contact Information

CDS Admissions at Phone: 205-934-3209, Email:


Additional Information

Tuition and Fees

*If you have a pacemaker, stent and/or other metallic implants you may not be eligible for the MRI practicum in the UAB Advanced Imaging Center PET/MR area - the strong magnetic field may result in harm to you.