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Admission requirements

  • A completed bachelor’s degree from an institution that is accredited by a nationally recognized, regional accrediting association;
  • Undergraduate cumulative grade-point average (GPA) of 3.0 (B) or better on a 4.0 scale. If the applicant's GPA is less than 3.0, an explanatory statement should be included with the application. Additional information, such as Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores, also may be required.


The priority application deadlines are Aug. 1 (Fall start), Jan. 1 (Spring Start), or May 1 (Summer start). Applications received after the deadline will be considered on a space-available basis. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that her or his application file is completed by the application deadline.

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Sylvia Alexander
Assistant Director
of Admission