A graduate student is a student who has already completed an undergraduate/Bachelor's program and is seeking to earn a Master's or Doctoral (PhD) degree.
Read about FDU's Graduate Majors.
General requirements are listed below but may vary according to major. Please check your desired major's department websites, Graduate Academic Degrees, or Graduate Course Bulletin for more detailed information.
Report an official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-A score directly to FDU.
- Read about our English Proficiency Requirements.
Report an official GRE score directly to FDU.
All programs require a GRE with the following exceptions:
GMAT (or GRE) is required for:
All MBA programs
MS in Accounting
MS in Supply Chain Management
MS in Taxation
GRE is NOT required for:
MA Clinical and Mental Health Psychology
MS in Hospitality Management
MA Media and Professional Communication
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
MA in Teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language (TESL/TEFL)
MSA in Sports Administration
Submit a Statement of Purpose.
Submit a resume or CV detailing all professional and academic activities undertaken during and after graduation through the present.
Submit two (2) letters of recommendation from academic or professional references.
- Certain programs require 3 letters of recommendation. Please check your desired major's department website for confirmation.
Complete a Scholarship Application Form (optional).
Submit a copy of your passport.
Affidavit of Financial Support if you are seeking an F-1 visa.
Fall February 1 Spring August 1
NOTE: All documents submitted to FDU become the property of the University and cannot be returned.
official bank statement
The Office of International Admissions
1000 River Rd., T-KB1-01
Teaneck, NJ 07666
Applicants who require a US student visa:
- Fall (August) Semester: July 1
- Spring (January) Semester: December 1
Summer semester (limited programs): May 1
Admissions are rolling. Please allow 3-4 weeks to process your application.
Deadlines may vary according to program. Please check your desired major's department website for more details.