Graduate Admissions Tests

Depending on the degree program to which you are applying, you may need to register for and complete the Graduate Record Exam (GRE). Additionally, international students who come from countries where English is not the primary language must submit scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or ELS Level 112.

Program Required Tests
Master of Arts
- Historic Preservation GRE
- Personal and Organizational Wellness None
Master of Arts in Teaching None
Master of Education None
Master of Science
- Accounting None
- Applied Meteorology GRE
- Athletic Training None
- Biology GRE
- Clinical Mental Health Counseling None
- Couples and Family Therapy None
- Criminal Justice Administration None
- Environmental Science and Policy GRE
- Science Education None
Master of Business Administration None
Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies None
Doctor of Education None

Graduate Record Exam (GRE)

The GREĀ® General Test measures critical thinking, analytical writing, verbal reasoning, and quantitative reasoning skills that have been acquired over a long period of time and that are not related to any specific field of study. The GREĀ® Subject Tests gauge undergraduate achievement in eight specific fields of study.

Candidates applying to the MS (Biology, Applied Meteorology, Environmental Science and Policy) and MA in Historic Preservation programs are required to take the GRE. Admission test scores are not required for MA in Personal and Organizational Wellness, MAT, MBA, MEd, MS (Athletic Training, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Science Education) applicants.

Please visit the Educational Testing Service Web site for information regarding test locations, times, and official test registration.

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