Office of Graduate Admissions


Program Requirements

Admission to Graduate Programs differs from undergraduate admission as admission decisions at the graduate level are made by the individual academic departments and requirements vary by program. Use the links below to find requirements for your programs of interest. Please note: the graduate catalog pdf is the final authority on requirements for specific programs. 

Individual programs also determine degree admission categories at the time of acceptance. This can be a lengthy process.  Please plan accordingly. See the graduate admission categories page for more information.

Also, please see the supporting documents page to find document checklists for individual programs.

Graduate Admission Exams

Most programs require scores from one of the following standardized exams. Check individual programs below for specific exam requirements.

College of Education

Adult Education and Human Resource Development

Curriculum and Instruction

Early Childhood Education

Reading Specialist Education

Secondary Education

Special Education

College of Health Professions

College of Liberal Arts

Criminal Justice


Professional Communication and Leadership

College of Science & Technology

Computer Science

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