- Substantial academic writing sample of at least 6 pages, with 10 preferred
- Statement of approximately 500 words articulating the applicant's goals for graduate study, research interests, career aspirations, and the reasons for applying
- Resume is strongly recommended
- Applicants submit two letters of recommendation from faculty familiar with the applicant's academic performance and potential for graduate work. Additional letters may be sent if relevant to a candidate's application. If an applicant has been out of school for some time, he or she should contact the Graduate Director for advice about appropriate recommenders.
All of the above listed requirements can/should be uploaded within the online application, and test scores, if required, should be sent electronically to the Graduate School from the Educational Testing Service.