Admissions Requirements

MA in Arts Administration

Deadlines: January 1 (deadline extended from December 1 to January 1), May 15

  • Completed online application
  • Official academic transcripts
  • Current resume
  • GRE or GMAT test scores* (GRE/GMAT waiver)
  • Three Letters of recommendation
  • Personal essay
  • Application fee (non-refundable)
  • TOEFL for international students
MA in Corporate Communication:

Deadlines: January 1 (deadline extended from December 1 to January 1), June 1

  • Application Form
  • Application Fee
  • Official Transcripts
  • TOEFL (if applicable)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Essay
  • Resume
  • NOTE: Applicants have the option to petition to waive the GRE or GMAT test score requirement by submitting a portfolio of professional work to the Director of the MA in Corporate Communication.  Appropriate examples for the portfolio should demonstrate the applicant’s ability to perform in a professional environment.  Please do not submit proprietary materials.  Contact the admissions office with any questions wsas.graduate.studies@baruch.cuny.edu.
MS in Financial Engineering (TOEFL not required):

There will be four rounds of admissions for the Fall 2018 entering class. All applications that are complete by one of the following dates will be evaluated at that time. Within approximately three weeks of the deadline for each round, interview invitations will be extended. Admission offers will typically be extended prior to the following application deadline. Students seeking admission may apply in only one round. Applicants who attempt to apply in multiple rounds for admission in the same year, will receive a decision reply for their first application only, and will not receive a refund for any fees paid in subsequent rounds.

Round 1: November 15
Round 2: January 15
Round 3: February 15
Round 4: April 1

  • Application Form
  • Application Fee
  • Official Transcripts
  • Official GRE/GMAT
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Resume
  • Essay

MS in Industrial/Organizational Psychology:

Deadlines: November 1, March 15

  • Application Form
  • Application Fee
  • Official Transcripts
  • Official GRE and TOEFL (if applicable)
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Essay
  • Resume
MA in Mental Health Counseling (GRE/GMAT not required):

Deadline: February 1

  • Application Form
  • Application Fee
  • Official Transcripts
  • TOEFL (if applicable)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Essay
  • Resume
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