Complete the Graduate Admissions Application Online
Application Fee: $50
Minimum Degree Requirement: Minimum of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
Official Transcripts: Official transcripts are required from all universities and colleges ever attended. Only in the case of transcripts from international colleges/universities will an official course-by-course transcript evaluation be accepted in lieu of an official transcript.
For Spring 2018 Entry: Official transcripts should be sent to Augusta University's Office of Academic Admissions. To remain official, all transcripts must remain in the original, unopened, sealed and stamped/signed envelope from the Registrar's office of the issuing institution. Alternatively, Augusta University will accept official electronic transcripts from the registrar's office at your prior institution. Electronic transcripts should be directed to email@example.com.
For Fall 2018 Entry: All official transcripts must be mailed to the address below. To remain official, all transcripts must remain in the original, unopened, sealed and stamped/signed envelope from the Registrar's office of the issuing institution. Official transcripts should be mailed to:
Augusta University Transcript Processing Center
P.O. Box 9215
Watertown, MA 02471
At this time, Augusta University CAS will not accept electronic transcripts.
Transcript/Credential Evaluation of Foreign Transcripts: An official, professional course-by-course evaluation based on official transcripts and documents is required for all foreign educational transcripts and documents from one of the following three credentials evaluation services: Josef Silny & Associates, Inc., World Education Services (WES), Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc. (ECE). Official transcript evaluations based on unofficial transcripts, documents or copies will not fulfill this requirement.
For Spring 2018 Entry: Please send all official course-by-course transcript evaluations to Augusta University’s Office of Academic Admissions.
For Fall 2018 Entry: For your convenience, applicants will have the option to order (and/or re-order an existing) course-by-course evaluation from World Education Services (WES) evaluation within the Augusta University CAS application. Alternatively, applicants can have official course-by-course transcript evaluations sent directly to Augusta University CAS from Silny or ECE. Evaluations must be sent directly from the evaluation service to Augusta University CAS to be considered official
References: Recommendations (which include a reference form and letter of recommendation) from three individuals are required. Referees should be professionals qualified to critically assess the applicant's prior academic (usually college professors), employment, research and/or clinical experience (clinical or research supervisor/ manager) and qualifications (as applicable) as well as the applicant's potential as a graduate student in the field/program selected.
For Spring 2018 Entry: Graduate reference forms and letters of recommendation can be submitted online only via CollegeNet. As part of the online application process, applicants provide the names and current email addresses for three individuals they have asked to serve as their referees. Once the online application is submitted, each referee will receive an email notification directing him/ her to the online site where he/she can complete the reference form and submit his/her letter of recommendation.
For Fall 2018 Entry: Graduate reference forms and letters of recommendation can be submitted online only via Augusta University CAS. As part of the online Augusta University CAS application, applicants provide the names and current email addresses for three individuals they have asked to serve as their referees. Once the online application is submitted, each referee will receive an email notification directing him/ her to the online site where he/she can complete the reference form and submit his/her letter of recommendation
Standardized Tests: Official test scores are required. GMAT, GRE, DAT or MCAT scores will be accepted if less than five years old. Official exam scores must be submitted to Augusta University's Office of Academic Admissions. The standardized exam requirement may be waived for individuals meeting one or more of the requirements below:
- An earned terminal degree (PhD, MD, DMD, JD, etc.);
An earned master’s degree in a relevant field;
- An earned bachelor’s degree in a technology related field (e.g., computer science and information technology) with a GPA of 2.8 or higher;
An earned bachelor’s degree in a technology related field (e.g., computer science and information technology) with 2+ years of relevant work experience in a related field;
- Documentation of having a relevant advanced military occupation specialty (e.g., 255S, 35D);
- Documentation stating the successful completion of a relevant advanced security certification (e.g., CISSP, CISM); or
- Documentation stating the successful completion of relevant advanced coursework (e.g., SANS courses).
To be considered for a waiver, please submit a letter of request highlighting the appropriate justification above with supporting documentation.
- GRE Requirement:
All GRE scores must be official and submitted to Augusta University's Office of Academic Admissions directly from the Education Testing Service (ETS). The institution code for submission of GRE scores to Augusta University is 5406. Please do not select a department code.
- GMAT Requirement:
All GMAT scores must be official and submitted to Augusta University’s Office of Academic Admissions directly from www.mba.com. Please select to send the scores to Augusta University - James M. Hull College of Business – MS ISM, Full Time/Part Time. .
- TOEFL score: Official Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) test scores are required for
applicants whose first language is not English.
- Minimum score: 550 paper-based, 213 computer-based, or 79 internet-based.
The institution code for submission of TOEFL scores to Augusta University is 5406. Please do not select a department code.
- Exemption from the TOEFL requirement is allowed for graduate students who submit proof of earning a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college/university where English is the language of instruction. For more information, please visit International Students.
- Minimum score: 550 paper-based, 213 computer-based, or 79 internet-based.
Proof of Lawful Presence: In accordance with Board of Regents Policy 4.1.6, all applicants for admission to Augusta University are required to provide validation of lawful presence in the United States. Acceptance to the Augusta University is conditional until lawful presence is verified. ALL applicants who are U.S. Citizens must submit documentation that verifies his/her lawful presence in the United States at time of application to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Testing and Disability Services: The Office of Disability Services provides a variety of services and accommodations to meet the needs of disability related concerns in accordance with the Americans with Disability Act – Amended Act (2008), the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and Board of Regents' policies. Accommodations for students with disabilities are made on an Individual basis. For more information please visit The Testing and Disability Services website at http://www.augusta.edu/tds/index.php or contact them at email@example.com
- While every effort is made to maintain this information as current, it may be subject to change. Please check with Augusta University's Office of Academic Admission for recent updates.
- Substitutions and/or waivers of minimum requirements must first be supported and approved at the program level and then formally approved by the Dean of The Graduate School.
- Applications deferred to another semester are subject to all admission requirements and program requirements in effect for the semester to which they are deferred.