Application To Do List:
As part of the Admissions Questionnaire, you will also need to submit a writing sample (see instructions in the questionnaire).
2.) Complete GRE Examination
3.) Request 3 letters of recommendation, preferably from professors who can talk about your ability to do MA level work. Letter writers should complete this letter of recommendation form.
Send letters to:Graduate Director Department of Criminal Justice Ansari Business Building, 6th Floor 1664 N. Virginia St, MS/214 Reno, NV 89557-214
4.) Complete graduate school application
5.) Apply for a graduate assistantship (optional)
*Priority will be given to students who apply by March 1st
The graduate school requires that applicants have a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. There is no minimum required GRE, however applicants will be evaluated as to their entire application. Successful applicants will have quality GRE scores and GPA; evidence of success in statistics, research methods, and writing; three strong letters of recommendation from professors who can speak to the applicant's academic abilities at the Masters level; quality responses to the Admissions Questionnaire; a quality writing sample; and a faculty member who is willing to advise the applicant.
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