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Application Deadline

The application will open November 1 and the deadline is March 1. To be considered for a graduate assistantship, deadline is February 1.

Program Begins

fall

Degree(s) Offered


Master of Arts (M.A.)
Master of Science (M.S.)

International Applicants

International Graduate Information



Test Requirements

GRE General Test
 


Required Electronically

  • Application
  • Application fee
  • Official GRE scores

Transcripts of all previous academic work at the undergraduate and graduate (if applicable) level. 
Applicants must upload unofficial copies of their transcripts and if admitted, all transcripts will be verified by the Graduate School. Applicants who previously attended James Madison University still need to upload an unofficial transcript, but do not need to provide official transcripts for verification.


Required by Program

  • Submit a background and goals statement that explains how the Master of Arts or Master of Science program relates to the applicant's prior experience and how it fits into his or her long-range professional goals.
  • A 20-30 page writing sample from academia or the professions
  • Three letters of recommendation from people who can comment on the applicant's academic preparation and professional experience
All of the above listed requirements can/should be uploaded within the online application, and test scores should be sent electronically to the Graduate School from the Educational Testing Service.