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  • Graduate Admission 

    Thank you for your interest in graduate studies at Minnesota State University Moorhead.  Effective August 1, 2014 all applicants for graduate admission will be utilizing the new online graduate admission system, developed by Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU).  This system will provide applicants with a totally online process.  The Graduate Studies Office anticipates that the only items that will need to be processed outside of this online system are transcripts and official test scores.  Features of this system include:

    • Online application
    • Pay your application fee online
    • Upload required program documents
    • Upload essays, resume, letter of intent
    • Send your references a link via email and your completed reference will automatically be uploaded to your application file
    • Applicants will have the ability to monitor their own progress


    Start your application now!


    Graduate Admissions Testing

    The following Graduate Programs at Minnesota State University Moorhead require scores on graduate admissions tests prior to reviewing applications for admission.

    Master of Science, Accounting and Finance
    Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT). All applicants that do not meet the 3.0 GPA admission requirement must take the GMAT and earn a score of at least 550 to be considered for a provisional admission.

    Master of Science, School Psychology
    Graduate Record Examination (GRE Test); verbal and quantitative portions combined score of 1,000 is required.  Test scores must be no more than five years old.

    Master of Science, Speech-Language Pathology
    Graduate Record Examination (GRE Test).  Test scores must be no more than five years old.

    Testing Schedule

    Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)

     Test takers should be aware of the country specific scheduling requirements for the GMAT exam. Students may register for the GMAT exam online, by phone, by mail, or by fax. Information on registering for the test and the location of testing centers can be viewed online at Available time slots change continuously based on capacity and ongoing registration.

    GMAT testing is available at the following testing cite in Fargo, North Dakota. The fee for the test is $250.00. Contact information for the testing cite:

    Pearson Professional Centers

    3170 43rd St. S.

    Fargo, N D  58104


    Graduate Record Exam (GRE) 

    The GRE Information and Registration Bulletin for the 2012-13 testing year provides information about the GRE test, the policies and procedures for taking the test, and GRE services and publications. This booklet, information on registering for the test and the location of testing centers can be viewed online at

    The computerized GRE General Test is available at the following testing cite.  The fee for the test is $175.00  More information on how to pay and scheduling can be found online at Alternate foreign and U.S. testing centers are listed on the GRE website. Contact information for the testing cite:

    Prometric Testing Center
    901 28th St. S.
    Fargo, ND  58103