Human Environmental Sciences
    101 Doster Hall, Box 870158 , Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Human Environmental Sciences, MHS
 
 
Specialty Area(s)** : Apparel and Textiles, Consumer Conflict Management, Negotiation, & Mediation, Consumer Quality Management, Restaurant, Hotel and Meetings Management, Sport Business Management (Spring 2020 Only).

Program Director(s): Dr. Deidre Leaver-Dunn, (205) 348-9176
Dr. Ken Wright, (205) 348-4705
Dr. Kim Severt, (205) 348-6157
Dr. Kym Reddoch, (205) 348-4526
Application Contact: Jennifer Goddard, (205) 348-6250
Application Deadline: Rolling admission
Allow Admission with Permission to Continue?    Yes.
GPA >=2.5
Allow Conditional Language Admission?   Yes.
Offer Accelerated Master’s Program (AMP)?   No.
** A specialty area represents broad informal areas of study and/or research within a department and reflects faculty expertise.

Admission Requirements
Item Information
Application FeeRequired.
Statement of PurposeStatement of purpose for the intended graduate program.
Resume / CV Optional but recommended.
Letters of RecommendationThree letters of recommendation.
TranscriptPlease upload an unofficial transcript for any institution of higher education at which you have completed 15 or more credit hours. Official transcripts must be received prior to registering for classes. 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). Students who do not meet these requirements, but who excel in other areas, may be considered for Admission with Permission to Continue.
The minimum GPA to be considered: 3 (for regular admission). Students who do not meet these requirements, but who excel in other areas, may be considered for Admission with Permission to Continue.
Graduate Admission Test ScoresNOTE: During the COVID-19 crisis, admission test scores are not required for students applying for summer 2020 and fall 2020 admission. Unofficial GRE or MAT scores required. Official scores must be submitted on admission (GRE School Code: 1830; MAT School Code: 1012). Waived if GPA >= 3.0. Test score is required if GPA is lower than 3.0.
The minimum score(s) to be considered for regular admission:
GRE: 300, MAT: 50th Percentile. Students who do not meet these requirements, but who excel in other areas, may be considered for Admission with Permission to Continue.
English Proficiency TestNOTE: During the COVID-19 crisis we are accepting Duolingo scores (minimum of 105 for regular admission). Non-native speakers are required to submit unofficial TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE scores (official scores are submitted on admission) unless they meet at least one of the following criteria: 1) at the time of initial enrollment, they will hold a degree from a U.S. institution or an institution in one of the English speaking countries or regions in the link below; 2) at the time of initial enrollment, they will have been enrolled in coursework for at least two years at a U.S. institution or an institution in one of the English speaking countries or regions in the link below; 3) they are a citizen or legal resident of one of the English speaking countries or regions in the link below. https://graduate.ua.edu/prospective-students/international-admissions/
The minimum score(s) to be considered for regular admission:
TOEFL: 79, IELTS: 6.5, PTE: 59.

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