Graduate Admissions


Faculty in each graduate degree program establish admission standards for the graduate programs, which often exceed the minimum standards set by Colorado Mesa's Graduate Studies Advisory Committee. Applicants should consult the the graduate program's website, and speak to the program director for questions concerning additional admissions requirements. Contact information for the department head and program director for graduate programs is available here.


Before beginning the application process, please visit your department website to review any additional requirements for the program you are interested in. Specific application instructions/forms are available from individual graduate programs.

Graduate applicants must submit create a CMUconnect account and submit the Graduate Student Application. There is a $50 application required to submit the application. Official transcripts of all college and university work must be submitted to Nichelle Chandler, additional supplemental items should be submitted electronically via CMUconnect.

Please note, the Physician Assistant and Athletic Training graduate programs use a centralized, industry application process.


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