Admission Guidelines

To qualify for unconditional admission to graduate study, you must have:

  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution.
  • An overall undergraduate grade point average of at least 2.85 on a 4.00 scale, OR An average of at least 3.00 in the last half of all undergraduate work, OR An average of at least 3.00 for no less than 12 semester credits of graduate study at another accredited graduate school.
  • Departmental or school/college approval to enter the graduate program chosen.

Admission on probation:

Students may be admitted on probation if they do not meet the minimum academic or     graduate program admission requirements.  Upon completion of nine graduate credits or two terms (whichever comes first) with a grade point average of 3.00 or above, the students will be removed from probation.  Students admitted on probation will be dismissed from graduate study if their cumulative GPA is below 3.00 after completing nine graduate credits or two terms (whichever comes first).