Information Systems, Statistics and Management Science
    300 Alston Hall, Box 870226, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Operations Management, MS
 
Official Concentration(s)*: Decision Analytics.

Specialty Area(s)** : Enterprise Integration, Operations Management.

Program Director(s): Jennifer Nunnely, (205) 348-6085
Application Contact: Jan Jones, (205) 348-7221
Application Deadline: Fall: 1-May, Summer: 1-May, Spring: 1-Nov. Also accept on rolling basis
Allow Admission with Permission to Continue?    Yes.
Allow Conditional Language Admission?   No.
Offer Accelerated Master’s Program (AMP)?   Yes.
Minimum GPA for AMP: 3.4
*A concentration is an officially approved program of study that will appear on your transcript. You may select a concentration (if available) during the application process. ** A specialty area represents broad informal areas of study and/or research within a department and reflects faculty expertise.

Admission Requirements
Item Information
Application Fee
Required.
Statement of Purpose
Required.
Resume / CV
Required.
Letters of Recommendation
At least two Letters of Recommendation of which one must be written by an individual holding a graduate degree.
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). 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 Scores
NOTE: During the COVID-19 crisis, admission test scores are not required for students applying for summer 2020, fall 2020, and spring 2021 admission. Unofficial GRE or GMAT scores required. Official scores must be submitted on admission (GRE School Code: 1830; GMAT School Code: 1012).
The minimum score(s) to be considered for regular admission:
GRE: 308, GMAT: 580. Students who do not meet these requirements, but who excel in other areas, may be considered for Admission with Permission to Continue.
English Proficiency Test
NOTE: 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 or IELTS 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: 90, IELTS: 7.
Additional Requirements:Grade of B or higher in Calculus I (The University of Alabama equivalent is MATH 121).

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