International Graduate Student Requirements

  • A completed AUM online application; no application fee. 
  • Official transcript from each university you've attended (mailed or e-mailed directly to AUM by each institution) and official English translation(s) if your transcript is not in English.
  • Proof of English proficiency (unless you are exempt). You can take the TOEFL IBT (minimum 61 points), the IELTS (minimum 5.5 points), PTE (minimum 44), or the TOEFL PBT (minimum 500 points). More information about English proficiency test requirements.
  • Satisfactory results on one of the graduate entrance examinations. The College of Business requires you to have taken the General Management Aptitude Test (GMAT). The Colleges of Education, Public Policy & Justice, and Arts & Sciences require either the general section of the Graduate Records Examination (GRE) or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT).  All scores must be sent directly from the testing agency.        
  • Proof of sufficient financial resources (Bank statement and/or letter from your sponsor in English). The bank statement should show at least $25,828.00 available. 
  • Certain graduate programs may require additional items not listed here; upon applying to such programs applicants will be contacted for such items.

All documentation must be sent to one of the addresses below:

Mailing Address (Post Office)
Auburn University at Montgomery
Office of Global Initiatives
P.O. Box 244023
Montgomery, AL 36124-4023
USA
Phone: (334) 244-3758
Email:  global@aum.edu

Shipping Address (FedEx, DHL, UPS, TNT, Aramex)
Auburn University at Montgomery
Office of Global Initiatives 
Room 109 Administration Building
7440 East Drive
Montgomery, AL 36117
USA
Phone: (334) 244-3758
Email:  global@aum.edu

Application Deadlines

  • Most graduate programs accept students throughout the year.
  • If you want to start at AUM in fall semester, please apply by July 1.
  • If you want to start at AUM in spring semester, please apply by November 1.
  • If you want to start at AUM in summer semester, please apply by April 15. 

Application Steps

  1. Complete Online Application.
  2. Send necessary documents to AUM.
  3. AUM reviews your application.
  4. If AUM needs more information and/or documents, we will contact you.
  5. If you are accepted, AUM sends you an acceptance letter and an I-20 Certificate.
  6. You pay a SEVIS fee and apply for a student visa at the US Embassy/Consulate in your country.
  7. What you need to do next.

Estimated Costs

Graduate Programs (9 credits a semester)

Tuition and Fees: $16,000.00 a year*
Housing (Dorm): $3,650.00 a year*
Health Insurance: $1,400.00 a year*
Textbooks: $1,000.00 a year*

*  A year: fall semester and spring semester

For more information about cost and the current tuition rates, please review the Tuition and Fees

Scholarships

Warhawk International Student Scholarship
Warhawk International Student Scholarship is for incoming and current international students who pay full out-of-state tuition.  It is based on academic merit, and it applies to tuition only and ranges from $2,000 to $4,000 per year. 
 

Value

$4,000 a year ($2,000 for each semester of fall and spring semesters) 

Minimum requirements to receive scholarship up to $4,000 per year: 

Incoming first-year students

Undergraduate grade-point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.00 scale or one of the following language test scores.

  • 76 or higher on TOEFL IBT

  • 540 or higher on TOEFL ITP or PBT

  • 6.5 on IELTS

Current Students: 3.5 cumulative AUM grade-point average

 

Value

$2,000 a year ($1,000 for each semester of fall and spring semesters) 

Incoming first-year students

Undergraduate grade-point average (GPA) of 2.75 on a 4.00 scale or one of the following language test scores: 

  • 68 or higher on TOEFL IBT,

  • 520 or higher on TOEFL ITP or PBT, 

  • 6.0 on IELTS

Current students: 3.25 cumulative AUM grade-point average.