school processes all applications received in a timely manner. However, the
university has designed the timeline below as a planning guide as you consider
graduate school. It is based on the deadline for your application and all
supporting materials. Deadlines for admission vary by graduate program. It is
important that you familiarize yourself with the requirements of the program to
which you are applying and review the deadlines to determine if the program
admits students during the semester in which you plan to begin attending
graduate school. Submitting an application will be considered. The deadlines
provided on this page are for all documents to be submitted to Graduate
Admissions in addition to the online application.
or GMAT exam scores are required for admission to many degree programs. There
is no option to waive an admission test score requirement or to substitute an
admission test for individual applicants. The graduate school recommends that
admissions tests be completed eight to six months prior to your admission
scores must be submitted to the Office of Admissions directly from the testing
agency. Hand-delivered copies are not accepted.
allow you to electronically forward your scores directly to Alabama A&M
University when you take the exam.
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At least two months before the application
deadline for the degree program that a student seeks to enter, all letters and
recommendations should be submitted.
Complete the Application
cases at least two months before the application deadline, a completed
application and registration fee of $45.00 must be paid. You can create an
account and log-in to your online application as many times as necessary before
submitting your application of admission. Be sure to include a valid e-mail
address on your application of admission as Alabama A&M University only
uses e-mail as the primary method of communication.
A&M University requires official copies of all transcripts from ALL
institutions that you have ever attended; this includes institutions you
transferred from or did not complete classes with. Official transcripts can be
ordered by contacting an institution’s registrar’s office. Official transcripts
must be mailed to Graduate Admissions.
have applied, you may periodically check your status online or by phone at
256-372-5266 to verify that your application and related materials have been
received. As soon as a decision is made about your application usually within
one week of receipt of all application materials, you will receive an e-mail
from the Graduate Studies. Additionally, a formal letter will be sent to the
address provided on your application.
Acceptance of Admission
admitted to a graduate degree program must indicate their acceptance of
admission within 30 days of the notification date, on the letter of acceptance.
Acceptance of admission can be sent by completing the Acceptance of Admission Form.
questions about this process or for assistance with admissions questions,
please contact Graduate Admissions using the contact information above.