Application Requirements

Basic application requirements

The School of Graduate Studies has approximately 150 graduate programs. While your specific program may require its own set of admissions materials, most will ask you to have these at the ready: 
  • Online application and non-refundable application fee
  • Personal statement
  • One official transcript from each postsecondary institution attended
  • Current test results, as required by the program
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Supporting materials, as required by the program


Search program database

The School of Graduate Studies program database will allow you to explore professional programs within four areas (1) Arts and Humanities (2) Biological, Biomedical and Health Sciences (2) Physical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Engineering and (4) Social and Behavioral Sciences.

These programs are located across New Brunswick, Piscataway, and Health Science Campuses in Piscataway and Newark. 

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Admission and applications

 First time visitors, make sure to check our admissions home page for more information and how to apply. 

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Returning visitors proceed to the Rutgers Graduate and Professional Admissions website.

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