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The University of Alabama in Huntsville - 2016

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Undergraduate Admission to the College of Engineering

First year and transfer students admitted into the University without any stipulations will be admitted directly into the College of Engineering. Students with stipulations can be admitted after they have completed 12 semester hours (including a calculus course) at UAH and have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better.

Undergraduate Admission to an Engineering Department

After a student has been admitted to the College of Engineering, no further requirements exist for admission to an engineering department.

Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

A score of 500 on the TOEFL Paper-Based test, 173 on the TOEFL Computer-Based Test, or a score of 62 on the TOEFL Internet-Based Test.

Residency Requirements

Residency requirements for transfer students are the same as for native students. The student or student's supporting person must be a resident of the state of Alabama, or one of the following Tennessee counties: Bedford, Coffee, Franklin, Giles, Lawrence, Lincoln, Marion, Marshall, and Moore, for at least one year immediately preceding the date of registration. Other circumstances, such as employment status or active full-time military duty, may also qualify a student as a resident.

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

A prospective transfer student who has attempted fewer than 18 semester hours of work at an accredited college or university will be considered for admission on the basis of high school grades, ACT scores, and previous college records. Applicants with records showing 18 semester hours or more of work attempted at accredited colleges or universities must have a minimum overall C (2.0/4.0) average on all work transferred in order to qualify for regular admission.