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 Admission Requirements  



To be considered for admission into the MS3 program, all applicants must submit the following materials to the SRU Graduate Admissions Office along with a completed application form and non-refundable application fee:

  • Official scores from the Graduate Record of Examination (GRE).
  • A final official transcript sent directly from the institution that conferred the applicant’s undergraduate degree, and official transcripts from any other undergraduate or graduate coursework completed.
  • Two written letters of recommendation. If the applicant is a recent graduate, at least one letter must come from an undergraduate professor.
  • A cover letter describing how this degree will help you reach your career goals.
  • A writing sample that demonstrates your ability to communicate complex ideas in a well organized and professional manner.
  • A resume.

In addition to the credentials listed above, applicants should have an undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or higher (based on a 4.0 scale). Applicants who do not meet all of the above criteria may be offered conditional admission upon recommendation of the graduate coordinator and approval by the director of Graduate Admissions.

*The educational policies and procedures are continually being reviewed and changed in keeping with the mission of the university. Consequently, this document cannot be considered binding and is intended to be used as only an informational guide. Students are responsible for being informed of official policies and regulations for meeting all appropriate requirements.

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