Graduate Program Admissions

Interim Director of SOC Graduate Studies
Dr. Debra Chapman -

Recruiting Leaders
Ms. Melissa Smith - 


  • Undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited institution of higher education.
  • Official Academic Transcripts.
  • Three Letters of Reference.
  • Statement of Purpose.
  • GRE (General GRE Test Scores must be submitted

International Students: (TOEFL or IELTS required)

  • TOEFL (Test scores of at least 525 on the paper version, 197 on the computer version, or 71 on the internet version required)
  • IELTS (Test score of at least 6.0 required)


On-Line Application 
Download Application - International Students

 Why USA ?

 Great Education with Low Tuition and Low Cost of Living



  SoC AT U.S.A.


  University of Alabama


  University of South Carolina


  University of Arizona








            29,136           32,762        31,920




           9,000           13,224             17,000            12,550        17,793


  Medical Ins.


          1,926            2,000             2,000            3,200        3,816




          1,000            1,200              1,016            800        1,287


    Total Cost


          28,264            44,524              49,152            49,312        54,816


Based on a 9-month academic year, taking 9 graduate hours per semester

Data retrieved from each university’s website for 2017-2018 enrollment.


US Citizens Student Fees
International Student Fees

When to Apply :

Fall Semester (August)
Spring Semester (January)
Summer Semester (June)
Application Deadline
July 15
December 1
May 1
International Students
Fall Semester (August)
Spring Semester (January)
Summer Semester (June)
June 15
November 1
April 1

Office of Admissions
USA Office of Admissions
University of South Alabama
Meisler Hall Suite 2500
Mobile, AL 36688-0002

Phone: (251) 460-6141 or
(800) 872-5247
FAX: (251) 460-7876 

International Admissions
Office of International Services
University of South Alabama
Meisler Hall, Suite 2200
Mobile, Alabama 36688-002

Phone: (251) 460-6050
Fax: (251) 414-8213


Where to Send Documents:

Letters of reference and statement of purpose should be mailed to Admissions at the following address:

USA Office of Admissions
2500 Meisler Hall 390 Alumni Circle
Mobile, AL 36688-00002

Once the application is complete (all required documents and information are received), Admissions office sends the application to the School of Computing admissions review committee. Please direct questions regarding the admission decision to the Director of SoC Graduate Studies.