Admission Requirements - Online Graduate Programs

Congratulations on choosing to advance your education and career! When you submit an application to St. John’s University, you take the first step toward a program of online learning that fits your lifestyle and your needs, combined with the prestige and credentials of an acclaimed university.

If you have any additional questions regarding the admission requirements for our advanced degrees, a dedicated Admissions Counselor is available and ready to assist you at 844-393-1677.

Master of Science in Library and Information Science

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Résumé or C.V.
  • Official transcripts from each institution attended
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Statement of professional purpose - Should include a meaningful discussion of what you hope to accomplish with an M.S. in Library and Information Science
  • Students having a GPA below 3.0 may receive a conditional acceptance, depending on work experience.
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores are required for applicants whose native language is not English.

Ph.D. in Literacy

  • Master’s degree in any field
  • GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • Résumé or C.V.
  • All official transcripts
  • MAT/GRE (waivers are available):
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores are required for applicants whose native language is not English
  • Statement of goals for doctoral study

Master of Science in Taxation

  • Baccalaureate or post-baccalaureate degree
  • Preferred GPA of 3.25
  • GMAT/GRE (waivers are available):
    • Official Graduate Management Admission test (GMAT) scores, taken within the last five years – minimum of 550 or Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) scores – minimum of 310. (Conditional acceptance available on a case by case basis if minimum GPA or GMAT requirements are not fulfilled.)
  • Résumé
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Statement of professional goals
  • International applicants:
    • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores are required for applicants whose native language is not English
    • Students with international credits must submit a course-by-course credit evaluation with GPA calculation by AEQUO.

Master of Science in Accounting

  • Undergraduate business major or have completed 36 credits in business in a graduate business program or a school of law.
  • Preferred GPA of 3.25
  • GMAT/GRE (waivers are available):
    • Official Graduate Management Admission test (GMAT) scores, taken within the last five years – minimum of 550 or Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) scores – minimum of 310. (Conditional acceptance available on a case by case basis if minimum GPA or GMAT requirements are not fulfilled.)
  • Résumé
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Statement of professional goals
  • Relevant work experience required
  • International applicants:
    • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores are required for applicants whose native language is not English
    • Students with international credits must submit a course-by-course credit evaluation with GPA calculation by AEQUO.

Master of Business Administration

  • Baccalaureate or post-baccalaureate degree
  • Preferred GPA of 3.25
  • GMAT/GRE (waivers are available):
    • Official Graduate Management Admission test (GMAT) scores, taken within the last five years – minimum of 550 or Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) scores – minimum of 310. (Conditional acceptance available on a case by case basis if minimum GPA or GMAT requirements are not fulfilled.)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Statement of professional goals
  • International applicants:
    • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores are required for applicants whose native language is not English
    • Students with international credits must submit a course-by-course credit evaluation with GPA calculation by AEQUO.

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