Admission for the MS program include:

  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 in the last 60 credits of upper division undergraduate coursework and/or 3.0 in graduate coursework.
  • A minimum GRE score of 950 (or a combined 294 on the revised Test).**
  • A well written personal statement detailing reasons for pursuing the degree, both in general and in our program specifically.
  • At least three positive letters of recommendation must be submitted from references familiar with applicants’ educational and/or professional abilities.

*Exceptions may be granted on a case by case basis. Applicants not meeting admission criteria may be admitted to the Certificate program.
** The GRE requirement may be waived for applicants based on a) Five or more years of relevant professional experience or b) Prior degree in related field/area.

For more information about the program, contact Dr. Amie Nielsen (Program Director) at nielsen@miami.edu or (305) 284-6158