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Leverage the support of graduate professors and advanced classwork alongside student support services at ASU. Graduate courses at ASU Online often give students the chance to practice skills and gain real world experience in your own communities. Not a graduate student? Select a different student type.

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Admission standards

Bachelor’s degree requirement
You are required to have a minimum of a U.S. bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or a U.S. bachelor’s degree from an officially recognized international institution.

GPA requirement
You must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA in the last 60 semester hours (90 quarter hours) of undergraduate studies. However, if you are unable to meet this requirement, your application may still be considered.

International applicants
For international graduate applicants, please review the international applicant requirements.

Program requirements

Graduate programs may also have additional application requirements including:

  • Letters of recommendation
  • GMAT or GRE test scores
  • Current resume
  • Short-answer questions
  • References
  • Personal statement

You can review the specific program standards, requirements and application materials on the graduate degree program pages.

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Complete graduate application online

Complete the ASU graduate admissions application, 100% online. You can save your progress and complete at any time, however, the graduate application usually takes around 30 minutes to complete.

Be sure to select ONLINE as your campus of choice. You need to have one set of transcripts from every college and university you have attended. ASU accepts unofficial transcripts as part of the application which can be uploaded directly at the time of completing the application. An unofficial transcript is an uncertified copy of your academic record which you may have in your possession. In addition to courses taken for credit and grades received, unofficial transcripts also include information such as note records regarding grade changes, semester GPAs and probation/disqualification status. If you are admitted to the university, you will be required to send official transcripts to the university.

Applicants applying to a legal degree within the Sandra day O’Connor School of Law need to fill out a separate application process. Apply to the law school.

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Pay application fee

After completing your online graduate application, you will be required to submit a nonrefundable application fee. The application fee covers the administrative cost of processing applications. Your application will not be processed until you pay this fee.

  • $70: US Citizen, US Permanent Resident, In Application for Permanent Residency, DACA, International online student studying outside the U.S.
  • $115: International students on any non-immigrant visa type studying in the U.S. (e.g. F-1, H1-B, H-4, etc).

*In addition to the normal application fee, a $50 nonrefundable late processing fee will be charged for all applications submitted on or after the deadline. View deadlines for graduate applications.

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ASU requires an official transcript sent directly from the college(s) in which you received a bachelor’s degree or higher. ASU will also accept official transcripts issued by the college’s registrar bearing the original seal of the institution and the signature of an academic official from the institution. If you attended ASU, you do not need to request ASU transcripts be sent. Please note, any document ASU receives becomes property of the university and will not be returned to you.

International students are required to submit their official transcript in the original language accompanied by an official English translated copy by the university, government official or official translation service. Learn more about international requirements.

If sending by stamped mail:
Admission Services Applicant Processing
Arizona State University
PO Box 871004
Tempe AZ 85287-1004

If sending by FedEx, DHL or UPS:
Arizona State University
Admission Services Applicant Processing
1150 East University Drive Building C, Room 226
Tempe, AZ 85281

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