Admission Requirements for Graduate Programs at Boise State University

Masters of Civil Engineering

Admission requirements for Master’s program Civil Engineering at Boise State University:

1. A bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from an ABET accredited program or a baccalaureate degree in a closely related field from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university.

2. Undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 (based on a 4-point scale) computed for all undergraduate credits from the applicant’s most recent baccalaureate degree.

3. Official transcripts from all colleges attended.

4. A cover letter and a resume.

5. A statement of purpose that describes the applicant’s educational and professional background, career goals, the area of specialization, and degree program to be sought, as well as their motivation for graduate study.

6. Official Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) General Test scores are not required for Master’s program Civil Engineering at Boise State University.

7.Three letters of recommendation from professionally related references.

Admission Requirements: Online MS in Accounting: GRE not required.

Admission Requirements for Online MS in Accounting:

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university with a cumulative undergraduate GPA ≥ 3.00 (4.00 scale).
  • GRE scores are not required.

Masters of Mechanical Engineering

Admission requirements for Masters of Mechanical Engineering at Boise State University:

1. Applicants are required to have earned at least a baccalaureate degree in mechanical engineering from an ABET-accredited program or a baccalaureate degree from a closely related science or engineering field from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university or a degree from a non-U.S. institution of higher education that is judged equivalent to a U.S. baccalaureate degree by the International Admissions office and have an undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 (based on a 4-point scale) computed for all undergraduate credits or the last 60 credits from the applicant’s most recent baccalaureate degree.

2. Official transcripts from all colleges attended.

3. A cover letter and a resume.

4. A statement of purpose that describes the applicant’s educational and professional background, career goals, the area of specialization, and degree program to be sought, as well as their motivation for graduate study.

5. GRE scores are not required for applicants with an overall undergraduate GPA above 3.5 holding a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering at Boise State University for Masters of Mechanical Engineering at Boise State University.

6. Three letters of recommendation from professionally related references. Recommendation letters should address the applicant’s qualification and suitability for graduate study.

Kinesiology

A prospective student may apply at any time and should follow the general graduate application procedure for degree-seeking students. Admission to the program is based on:

1. Apply to the Graduate College and satisfy the minimum admission requirements of the Graduate College. International applicants must satisfy the international admissions requirements.

2. A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution of higher learning or a degree from a non-U.S. institution of higher education that is judged equivalent to a U.S. baccalaureate degree by the International Admissions office.

3. An undergraduate cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 (based on a 4-point scale) computed for all undergraduate credits from the applicant’s most recent baccalaureate degree.

4. Official transcripts from all colleges attended.

5. A letter of application, including background, academic interests, career goals and potential faculty mentor.

6. A current resume

7. Official Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) General Test scores from tests taken within five years of application. Scores of 33% and above will receive favorable attention.

8. Appropriate coursework (including exercise physiology) that provides the foundation for the graduate area of study as determined by Kinesiology Department Graduate Faculty.

9. Three letters of recommendation.