Individuals seeking admission to Fairmont State must have completed a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution or be in the final semester before degree completion. All degree-seeking applicants must:
In addition to General Admission requirements, the application must meet the minimum admission standard criteria determined by the individual graduate program. Application materials for individual graduate programs may include, but are not limited to:
We recommend you visit the specific graduate program to view their admission requirements and timelines and contact the program director with specific questions.
A non-degree applicant is a student with at least a bachelor’s degree who would like to take graduate level courses, but are not seeking and/or not eligible to not pursue a graduate degree or graduate certificate at Fairmont State. Non-degree students take graduate level courses for a number of reasons, including:
To apply, non-degree students must:
Note: Admission as a non-degree student does not guarantee admission to a graduate degree program.