Application Deadlines and Requirements
|Exercise and Sport Sciences (MS)||Graduate Application Dates and Information|
|Application deadline for assistantship or scholarship consideration||February 15. Assistantship award letters are sent out through mid-March.|
|Regular application||April 15 (Applications may continue to be reviewed on a space-available basis throughout the summer until classes begin.)|
|Minimum GPA||3.0 (on a 4.0 scale). For international students, this may translate to a high pass/pass set of marks.|
Successful graduation from undergraduate institution and completion of prerequisites as follows:
Applicants outside the field of kinesiology are strongly encouraged to take a course in sport psychology.
It is desirable that students have coursework in exercise testing and prescription.
The department can admit students with two (2) deficient courses for full-time graduate student status. If you have not completed the prerequisites at the time you apply, you can either take them before arriving at Ithaca College or, in some instances, while studying at Ithaca College.
|Recommendation letters||2 required, 1 additional letter for assistantship|
|Testing||GRE optional. International students without English as their primary language must take the TOEFL or similar test for English language proficiency.|
Non-Ithaca College Students: An official electronic transcript from each college or university attended should be sent to email@example.com by the registrar using the sending institution’s secure electronic submission system. Transcripts sent from a personal email are not official. If an official electronic transcript cannot be provided, an official paper transcript may be sent to:
Current Ithaca College Undergraduate Students: Your Ithaca College transcript will be provided to the Office of Admission automatically. However, you must request official transcripts from any other collegiate institutions you have attended, regardless of whether you received college credit from those institutions.
Non-Ithaca College Students: $40
Current Ithaca College Students: The application fee is waived.