Test Requirements - US Citizen

US Citizen-Permanent Resident Test Requirements


 Master's & Fast Track programs

Verbal                         35th% rank

Quantitative                40th% rank

 Doctoral programs

Verbal                         70th% rank

Quantitative                70th% rank

SOPHAS GRE CODE--4232               UAB GRE CODE--1856

  • A GRE waiver may be considered for MPH or MSPH applicants with any of the following terminal degrees from an accredited U.S. institution (MD, PhD, JD, PharmD, DO, DVM, DDS, DPT, EdD, or DMD).
  • Foreign-trained medical graduates can request a GRE waiver if the applicant is enrolled in or has been admitted to a US residency program and has passed steps 1 and 2 of the USMLE.

              GRE scores expire after 5 years.

There are several dual program options through the SOPH.  We will accept the following tests in lieu of the GRE for the following dual degree programs:

Master of Public Health/Master of Business Administration

Verbal                         35th% rank

Quantitative                40th% rank

Master of Public Health/Medical Doctor
37th percentile

Master of Public Health/Juris Doctor
37th percentile

Master of Public Health/PharmD
37th percentile

Master of Public Health/Doctor of Optometry
17 composite score