Graduate Admission Requirements and Deadlines

Program Admission Requirements and Deadlines

Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee admission into our graduate programs. Listed below are the graduate degrees offered at WTAMU alphabetically. See list of degree programs.

  • Non-Degree Seeking Students: Students who currently hold a bachelor’s degree (or higher) and are wanting to take coursework not related to a specific degree, will need to apply through the Graduate School as a non-degree seeking student. 
    • Graduate-Level Business Courses (Non-Degree): Students who are interested in taking graduate-level business courses as a non-degree seeking student will need to apply as a Graduate Business Courses (Non-Degree) student. 
  • Second Bachelor Students: Students who have previously earned a bachelor’s degree and are seeking another undergraduate degree, will need to apply through the Graduate School as a second bachelor.
  • International Students: International applicants must comply with the deadlines and additional requirements set by the International Student Office for immigration purposes.

Graduate School

Interdisciplinary Studies M.A. and M.S.  

Paul Engler College of Agriculture and Natural Sciences

Agriculture (M.Ag.)  
Agriculture (M.S.)  
Agriculture (Ph.D)  
Animal Science (M.S.)  
Biology (M.S.)  
Environmental Science (M.S.)  
Plant, Soil, and Environmental Science (M.S.)  

Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business

Accounting (M.Acc.)  
Business (M.B.A.)  
Computer Information Systems & Business Analytics (M.S.)  
Finance & Economics (M.S.)  
Strategic Human Resource Management (MS-SHRM)  

Terry B. Rogers College of Education and Social Sciences

Counseling (M.A.)  
Criminal Justice Studies (M.A.)  
Educational Diagnostician (M.Ed.)  
Educational Leadership (M.Ed.)  
Educational Leadership (Ed.D.)  
Instructional Design and Technology (M.Ed.)  
Leadership in Curriculum and Instruction (M.Ed.)  
Psychology (M.A.)  
Psychology (S.S.P.)  
Public Administration (M.P.A.)  
School Counseling (M.Ed.)  
Social Work (M.S.S.W.)  
Teaching (M.A.T.)  

College of Engineering

Engineering (M.S.)  
Mathematics (M.S.)  

College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Communication Disorders (M.S.)  
Comprehensive Nursing (M.S.N.)  
Family Nurse Practitioner (M.S.N.)  
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (M.S.N.)  
Sports and Exercise Science (M.S.)  

Sybil B. Harrington College of Fine Arts and Humanities

Communication (M.A.)  
English (M.A.)  
History (M.A.)  
Music (M.A.)  
Music (M.M.)  
Studio Arts (M.F.A.)  

Conditional Admission

Any applicant who does not meet the requirements for the program may be reviewed for possible conditional admission. Please contact the program adviser for more information.


Graduate School
WTAMU Box 60215
Canyon, Texas 79016-0001
806-651-2733 (fax)