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Application Process

PRIORITY APPLICATION DEADLINES      

Spring Application Deadline:                                                                        

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Fall Application Deadline:

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For assistance with the application process, contact Washma Abid: washma@usf.edu.
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REQUIREMENTS:

Must meet University requirements (see Graduate Admissions) as well as requirements for admission to the major, listed below.

MASTER'S DEGREE STUDENTS:
PLEASE HAVE YOUR OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS (NON-USF) MAILED DIRECTLY TO:

Office of Admissions
University of South Florida
4202 E. Fowler Ave. SVC 1036
Tampa, FL 33620

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE STUDENTS:
PLEASE HAVE YOUR OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS (NON-USF) MAILED DIRECTLY TO:

Toure Rider, Academic Services Administrator
Innovative Education
University of South Florida
4202 East Fowler Avenue, LIB608
Tampa, FL 33620

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

International students who have not completed a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution must submit a transcript evaluation that outlines U.S. degree equivalency, along with a GPA estimation. 

Non-English transcripts must be translated by a foreign transcript evaluation service that certifies the U.S. degree equivalency and GPA estimation. Foreign transcript evaluation services approved by USF may be located at USF Office of Admissions.


ENGLISH PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENT/TOEFL

Applicants from countries where English is not the official language, and who have not earned at least a bachelor's degree in the U.S. from a regionally accredited institution, must also demonstrate proficiency in the English language. Click here for the list of English speaking countries. Minimum test scores required to determine proficiency are:

IELTS – 7.0
PTE-A - 68
TOEFL (iBT – 100; PBT – 600)
GRE Verbal – 153