Advertising and Public Relations
    412 Reese Phifer Hall, Box 870172, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Advertising and Public Relations, MA
Specialty Area(s) Offered: n/a
Program Director(s): Dr. Kenon Brown, (205) 348-5326
Application Contact: Marylou Cox, (205) 348-8593
Application Deadline: Fall: March 15 to be considered for funding, June 1 to be considered for admission
Allow admission with permission to continue?    Yes   
Allow conditional language admission?   Yes  
Offer accelerated master’s program (AMP)?   Yes   Minimum GPA: 3.5
Test Score Waived: Yes
AMP GRE waiver requested

Admission Requirements
Item NameDescription
Application Fee
Please note that the graduate application fee is non-refundable.
Statement of Purpose
Statement of purpose for the intended graduate program.
Resume / CV
Applicant's resume. (optional but recommended)
Letters of Recommendation
Three letters of recommendation.
Transcript
Please upload an unofficial transcript for any institution of higher education at which you have completed 15 or more credit hours. International applicants: please make sure that your transcript includes a grading scheme. All others: please include a grading scheme if your university does not use a letter-based (e.g. A, A-, B) grading scheme.
The minimum GPA to be considered: 3 (for regular admission), 2.5 (for admission with permission to continue).
Graduate Entrance Exam Scores
Official GRE score (School Code: 1830), GMAT score or MAT score (School Code: 1012).
The minimum score(s) to be considered for regular admission:
GRE: 300, GMAT: 600, MAT: 50th Percentile.
Test score is waived for previous graduate degree or work experience.
English Proficiency Test
Official English proficiency test score from TOEFL, IELTS or PTE – required for applicants whose first language is not English, unless they have a U.S. degree earned within three years (of enrolling in their graduate program) or have studied in the U.S. for two years immediately prior to enrolling here.
The minimum score(s) to be considered for regular admission:
TOEFL: 90.