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Admissions - Master's in Higher Education

The next Master's in Higher Education cohort is scheduled to begin January 2018. Applications are currently under review for the upcoming cohort. Please submit the following by December 1 for full consideration.

  1. Completed On-line Graduate Admissions Application and an application fee of $50 (this application can be found at
  2. Submission of transcripts of bachelor's degree work
  3. If undergraduate GPA is < 2.9 (4.0 scale) overall or < 3.25 for the last 90 quarter or equivalent semester hours, applicants must submit scores for the Graduate Record Examination (GRE); if GPA exceeds these levels, no test scores are required.
  4. Autobiographical Sketch/Personal Statement (2-3 pages)
    The autobiographical sketch provides a sample of your writing. It should tell us about you as an applicant and address important factors in your life journey that have shaped your interest in Higher Education and brought you to apply to this program.
  5. Three letters of recommendation
  6. A current resume.

For further information, contact:

Higher Education and Student Affairs 
Department of Counseling and Higher Education 
McCracken Hall 432, Athens, OH 45701