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MS Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally-accredited university or college

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0

  • CV/Resume

  • Personal Statement

  • Three letters of recommendation

  • College transcripts (from all colleges attended)

application instructions

  • Submit the online application and payment of the application fee.

  • Provide three(3) references: the online application will provide forms to your references for direct electronic submission.

  • NOTE: Ensure to upload both your CV/Resume and your personal statement as part of the online application.

  • *The GRE is not required for the MS Non-thesis program.

We recommend submitting your application in full as early as possible. We begin accepting application forms on September 1st, and all application materials (including reference letters) are due by February 15th, for admission beginning the following Fall.

Decisions are typically delivered within 4-6 weeks after the submission deadline.

We do not accept applications for spring or summer admissions consideration.

International Applicants

Please note that questions regarding the TOEFL and IELTS exams and requirements can be found on the International Admissions webpage. 

Any questions regarding TOEFL should be directed to the International Admissions office by email at or by phone at 801-581-3091

Please be familiar with these scores prior to applying and have official scores submitted directly to the University of Utah (code 4853).

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