supporting documents

transcripts, financial aid, and all departmental required supporting documents are required to ensure full consideration for admission

 

recommendations

Three letters of recommendation must be submitted from faculty members acquainted with the applicant's work in their major area of study. 

 

transcripts

All applicants must have a U.S. bachelor's degree or equivalent from an accredited institution. Applicants, whose native language is not English, must demonstrate English proficiency and are required to provide an official score report from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Some programs have additional specific course requirements. Visit the program website for information about their requirements. 

The Graduate School requires one copy of the official, confidential transcript from each institution (undergraduate or graduate) the applicant has attended. Essential to the review of the application will be transcripts from any institution where the applicant earned (or will earn) a degree, studied for one year or more or took classes that relate to the current application for graduate study (for example, prerequisite courses). Transcripts must be in a University envelope signed-across-the-seal by the appropriate institutional official. Submit official transcripts to the program to which you are applying.  Please visit the departments & deadlines for the program contact.

 

test scores*

GRE: 
Subject tests may be required by the department; please check the departmental website for requirements. Please note that the University will consider only scores from tests taken within the last five years.

TOEFL*: 
Proficiency in English is required of all applicants. Applicants, whose native language is not English, must demonstrate English proficiency and are required to provide an official score report from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Only scores from a test taken within the last two years will be accepted. 

*To be eligible for a TOEFL waiver the applicant must have completed a full-time bachelor's or master's degree from a regionally accredited university located in the United States. note: the entire program of study must have been completed at the institution