Admission Requirements for Graduate Programs at Baylor University

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Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) in School Psychology: No GRE required

Admission requirements for Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) in School Psychology:

  • GRE Scores are optional
  • Official transcript(s) of all prior undergraduate and graduate coursework are required, with a 3.0 minimum requirement on a 4.0 scale
  • A letter of intent describing why you want to study school psychology and believe you are a good fit for the program
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who know you and can speak to your educational or professional experience
  • Current Resume

Masters Program in Nutrition

At a minimum, applicants should have each of the following to be considered for the Program.

1. A signed DPD verification statement from the Program Director of a Didactic Program in Dietetics.

2. A combined GRE (Graduate Record Exam) score of at least 297 with a 148 in Verbal and a 149 in Quanitative (new scoring system) or at least 1000 (old scoring system) in the verbal and quantitative portions, and a minimum GRE analytical writing score of 3.5.

3. A minimum overall GPA of 3.0 and for DPD required coursework.

4. Be a U.S. citizen.

5. Meet medical and physical fitness standards.

6. A favorable security investigation completed.

7. Meet service specific age requirements.

Doctor of Physical Therapy - No GRE Required

The admission requirements for the Doctor of Physical Therapy program are:

  • Complete a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution prior to class beginning. Admission may be granted pending completion of the degree.
  • Complete all required pre-requisite courses with a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) and pre-requisite course GPA of 3.00 or greater on a 4.00 scale.
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores are not required.
  • Completion of a minimum of 100 hours of observation, volunteer, or work experience with a licensed physical therapist in at least two practice settings is recommended.
  • Successful completion of an admission interview. Applicants are selected for interviews based on a holistic evaluation of their application and supporting materials.
  • Complete an approved Background Check and Drug Screening prior to matriculation.

Speech-Language Pathology MA - GRE is not required

The admission requirements for the online Master of Science in SLP program at Baylor University include a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution, a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, letters of recommendation, a personal statement, and an interview. Please refer to the program website for complete admission requirements and application instructions.