Information for Graduate Students
Before You Apply
Explore our degree programs
We have 30 doctoral and over 70 master's degree programs. Be sure to review the information provided by each program in the University Catalog and on departmental websites for program specific admission deadlines, requirements and procedures. Please note, you may only submit one application at a time, and may only be considered for admission to one program at a time. Contact your program’s Graduate Advisor if you have any questions.
Below are links to some general admission tests. Check with the graduate program you are interested in to find out which test(s) they require.
- Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
- Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
- International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
- UT Arlington Testing Services
You are encouraged to prepare well for each exam. UT Arlington Continuing Education provides reasonably priced preparatory courses for both the GRE and GMAT.
Visit and get connected
For a lot of insight and answers, nothing beats a visit to our campus.
Understand the residency requirements
You know where you’re coming from. But does the State of Texas know? Find out where you fall in the residency spectrum (resident, non-resident, international) and how that affects your residency requirements for admission.
Start thinking about money
College is an investment. But it’s not one you should have to worry about while you’re focusing on your studies. We can help you understand the cost and finances. And once you’re here, you’ll understand the value.
GRAD STUDENT STORIES
Lucas Lothamer, MA (Political Science)
"I have grown intellectually at UTA and have started to find my own voice within my field of study. The professors are engaging, there are many research opportunities, and you get to work with students who share similar long-term interests."