First Time and Transfer Students

All graduate applicants must have earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited degree-granting institution, with a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale from their degree-granting institution. Graduate applicants who already possess a master's degree or have completed graduate coursework from an accredited degree-granting institution must also have a 3.0 CGPA or higher at the graduate level.

Applicants with an undergraduate degree and no graduate course work are required to submit the following:

  • Official transcript(s) from the accredited degree-conferring institution(s)
  • Official or unofficial transcripts from other institutions attended may be requested to verify prerequisite knowledge for certain academic programs

Applicants with an undergraduate degree and graduate-level course work are required to submit the following:

  • Official transcript(s) from the accredited degree-conferring institution(s)
  • Official transcripts from all accredited degree-granting institutions showing graduate-level course work
  • Official or unofficial transcripts from other institutions attended may be requested to verify prerequisite knowledge for certain academic programs

Applicants with a master’s degree are required to submit the following:

  • Official transcripts from all accredited degree-granting institutions showing graduate-level course work
  • Official or unofficial transcript(s) from the undergraduate degree-conferring institution(s). Additional transcripts from other institutions attended may be requested to verify prerequisite knowledge for certain academic programs