Graduate Admission Requirements

See the VCU Graduate Admissions page for a complete description of the application process for both the M.S. in Heath and Movement Sciences and for the Ph.D. in Rehabilitation and Movement Science: Graduate School: Admissions

M.S. in Health and Movement Sciences

Prospective students applying to this program must:

  • Have a B.S. in Exercise Science or a Related Field
  • Submit Official Undergraduate Transcripts
  • Provide a Personal Statement
  • Provide 3 Letters of Reference
  • Submit GRE Test Scores

General University Admission Requirements

  • Graduation from an accredited college or university or its equivalent.
  • Satisfactory GPA. The university minimum undergraduate GPA is 2.7 on a 4.0 scale for at least the last two years of undergraduate work.
  • Satisfactory score on the TOEFL exam (for international students only). The university minimum TOEFL score requirement is 550 (paper-based) and 213 (computer-based). Scores must be current (within two years).

Suggested Application Deadline Dates

  • March 15 (Fall & Summer admission)
  • November 1 (Spring admission)

Applications are considered until all positions are filled.

 

Ph.D. in Rehabilitation and Movement Science

Prospective students applying to this program must:

  • Submit Official Undergraduate Transcripts
  • Submit Official Graduate Transcripts
  • Provide a Personal Statement
  • Provide a Curriculum Vitae
  • Provide 3 Letters of Reference
  • Submit GRE Test Scores

Suggested Application Deadline Dates

  • Applications received prior to January 9 will be given priority consideration (Fall admission)

Applications are considered until all positions are filled.