To be fully considered for admission to the program, prospective students must identify a Graduate Program Faculty member to serve as an advisor during their graduate program. Students may apply prior to securing a faculty advisor, but they will not be accepted to the program until a faculty member has confirmed.
Applicants to the Graduate Program must have:
- A bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited institution of higher education with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
- Demonstrated potential for advanced study by the scholastic record achieved in previous programs of study.
- Demonstrated English-proficiency based on Graduate School testing requirements (non-U.S. citizens or non-U.S. residents only).
- Identify a Graduate Program Faculty member in the respective track who is willing to direct your research program and serve as faculty advisor.
- Complete the Graduate School Application.
A resume, personal statement, three letters of reference, and official transcripts are required to apply. TOEFL or IELTS scores are required for non-U.S. citizens or non-U.S. permanent residents.
Deadlines for full consideration with all materials received:
- Fall semester: February 1
- Spring semester: October 1