Graduate School Admissions

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What does is take to attend UND in the School of Graduate Studies? We'll walk you through the admission requirements.

  1. A four-year bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a regionally accredited college or university (for U.S. degrees, accreditation by MSA, NWCCU, NCA, NEASC-CHE, SACS-CC, or WACS, Sr.) Exceptions to this policy must be approved by the Dean of the School of Graduate Studies. For bridge or combined or degree programs, refer to the admission requirements under each department.
  2. A cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 2.75 for all undergraduate work (2.5 for M.Engr.) or a GPA of at least 3.00 for the junior and senior years of undergraduate work (based on A=4.00).
  3. Successful completion of graduate admissions test requirements (see Requirements on the Program Page or in the UND Course Catalog).
  4. Demonstrate academic-level proficiency with the English language before they will be considered for admission.

Admissions Deadlines

Please note there are program-specific deadlines for admission into the School of Graduate Studies. Make sure to review the deadlines on the Program Page.