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You’ve accomplished a lot in your career!

But if you want to climb even higher, we can help you extend your journey with one of our engaging and accessible graduate programs.

Ready to fill out an application? Below are some things to get you started.

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Students applying to graduate study at the University of Montevallo should complete this application. Please note this application has a $30.00 application fee that must be submitted along with the application. Applications received without an application fee will not be processed.

Satisfactory Test Scores for Admission (Counseling, Traditional, and Instructional Leadership)

  • GRE: 290
  • MAT: 388

Passing PRAXIS Core scores are required for Alternative Master applicants.

Test Registration Information

  • MAT: The MAT is given at the University of Montevallo campus throughout each semester, Monday through Friday,¬†through the Graduate Counseling Program. Please contact the office secretary at (205) 665-6380 for more information.
  • GRE: Interested students should register for the GRE here.

Transcript Information

Electronic official transcript delivery is a new delivery method the University of Montevallo is offering in partnership with eSCRIP-SAFE. Transcripts from institutions that are members of the eSCRIP-SAFE network will be delivered electronically with the student signed request. To see a list of institutions within the network, view the eSCRIP-SAFE network membership list.

Do you see your college(s) on the list and want your eSCRIP transcripts delivered to UM? Contact the respective registrar or records office to have your transcripts electronically sent to

Know Your Deadlines

Graduate program priority deadlines, unless otherwise noted below:

  • Fall: July 15
  • Spring: November 15
  • Summer: April 15

Counseling (M.Ed.) Fall and Spring Cohort:
There is no application deadline for admission into the graduate program in Counseling. Departmental review of all completed applications will begin the first week of the Spring semester for the Fall cohort (which begins in late August) and the first week of Fall semester for the Spring cohort (which begins in early January). Applications for a particular cohort will be accepted until that cohort is filled. Students are encouraged to apply early to be considered for admission.