Computer Science
    101 Houser Hall, Box 870290, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Computer Science, PhD
Specialty Area(s) Offered: Algorithms, Artifical Intelligence, Robotics, Cloud Computing, Computational Science & Engineering, Computer Science Education, Database, Big Data, Data Mining, Distributed Systems, High Performance Computing, Human-Computer Interface, User Experience, Networking, Physiological Computing, Programming Languages & Theory, Security, Social Media, Software Engineering
Program Director(s): Dr. Jeffrey Carver, (205) 348-9829
Application Contact: Ms. Jamie Thompson, (205) 348-6364
Application Deadline: Rolling admissions
Allow admission with permission to continue?    Yes   
Allow conditional language admission?   Yes  
Offer accelerated master’s program (AMP)?   Yes   Minimum GPA: 3.3
Test Score Waived: Yes

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).
The minimum score(s) to be considered for regular admission:
GRE: 300.
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: 79, IELTS: 6.5, PTE: 59.