Admission Requirements

Master of Science degree in Management and Organizational Development

Admission to the Master of Science degree in Management and Organizational Development program is based on the applicant’s GPA, professional work experience, Statement of Purpose, and Professional Recommendations.  

The following are MS-MOD Admission requirements:

  1. A completed graduate application form.
  2. Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university. 
  3. Three years of full time work experience is recommended. Work in one's family business, or leadership and other life experiences in a school and college setting may be counted towards the work experience requirement.
  4. Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better (scale of 4.0).  A GPA lower than 3.0 will be considered for provisional acceptance.  A GPA less than 2.75 may require an on-campus interview.
  5. Official transcripts of all completed undergraduate and graduate course work.
  6. A current résumé including information related to your professional training that may be relevant to assessing your professional experience and readiness for graduate school.  Three-years work experience is recommended. Applicants who do not have the required professional experience should be prepared to present strong academic credentials, Letters of Recommendations and Statement of Purpose.
  7. A Statement of Purpose (750-1000 word essay).  This statement will provide you with the opportunity to demonstrate your writing ability and explain your reasons for seeking the MS-MOD degree.
  8. Three professional or academic recommendations from persons qualified to evaluate your promise of academic achievement and potential for professional growth.
  9. The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required of all students whose native language is not English and whose degree was obtained in a country where English is not the official language.