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University of Alabama at Birmingham - 2016

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General Admissions

Entrance Requirements and Recommendations


UAB requires a 2.25 GPA in high school academic subjects and a minimum ACT score of 20 or SAT score of 950 (critical reading and math).


High School courses--English (4 years); Social Science (3 years); Mathematics (3 years Alegebra I and higher); Science (3 years including 2 with lab components -- chemistry, physics, biology); Foreign Language (1 year); and 3 additional core courses; for a total of 17 core courses. Applicants who seek admission and have been out of school for a period of time are evaluated on an individual basis.
Foreign Students: UAB admits foreign students who have academic linguistic and financial abilities to complete their educational objectives. Certain additional requirements must be met before admission to engineering departments.