Admission Requirements

To qualify for regular admission, an applicant to a graduate program will meet the following criteria:
  1. Graduate from an accredited four-year college or university by the time of enrollment as evidenced by a transcript showing the completion of a baccalaureate degree.
  2. Complete an appropriate undergraduate major or prerequisite credit hours as specified by the department.
  3. Achieve a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 for either the total hours or for the last 96 quarter hours of the baccalaureate degree.
  4. Complete a graduate application.
  5. Obtain professional and academic references from three individuals knowing the applicant's professional abilities and personal qualities (i.e. a recent volunteer supervisor, employer, professor or advisor).
  6. Submit an admission essay of professional goals and objectives as directed by the department concerned.
  7. Achieve a score of 550 on the written TOEFL or a score of 213 on the computer TOEFL or a score of 79 on the internet test, if English is spoken as a Second Language.
  8. Meet additional admission requirements as specified by the department concerned.

*When all application materials have been received, they will be sent to the respective graduate department for evaluation and a recommendation about acceptance. Admission is by official action of the Graduate Council.