Graduate Admissions Requirements

Graduate Admissions

How to Submit and Additional Forms

Listed below are additional forms and applications that need to be submitted in order to complete your admissions file. After reviewing the requirements for your program, please click on the links below for further instructions.

Transcripts | References | Resumes | Supplemental Applications

MA Teaching | MA Education | MBA | MFA | MS | DNP | MSN

Master of Arts in Teaching

Early Childhood, Middle Grades, & Special Education Programs

  • Official transcripts from all universities/colleges attended
  • Official GRE, MAT, MCAT, or LSAT score
  • Passing GACE Basic Skills or ACT/SAT/GRE exemption
  • 2 references

Secondary Education Program

  • Official transcripts from all universities/colleges attended
  • Official GRE, MAT, MCAT, or LSAT score
  • Passing GACE Basic Skills or ACT/SAT/GRE exemption
  • Passing scores on GACE II content exam
  • 2 references

Master of Education

Early Childhood, Middle Grades Education, & Special Education Programs

  • Official transcripts from all universities/colleges attended
  • Teaching certificate
  • Professional resume

Master of Business Administration

Accounting, Healthcare Management, HR Management, Insurance Management, International Business, Management, & Project Management Programs

  • Official transcripts from all universities/colleges attended
  • Professional resume

Master of Fine Arts

Interior Design Program

  • Official transcripts from all universities/colleges attended
  • Design portfolio
  • Professional resume

Master of Science

Applied Gerontology Program

  • Official transcripts from all universities/colleges attended
  • Contact Information (Name and Email or Telephone Number) for 2 References

Clinical Counseling Program – Program begins in Fall and Spring Only

Occupational Therapy Program

Organizational Leadership Program

  • Official transcripts from all universities/colleges attended
  • Professional resume

Psychology Program – Program begins in Fall and Spring Only

Doctorate of Nursing Practice

Program begins in Fall Only. Applications due by June 1st.* *Next Cohort begins Fall 2014

Two concentrations available: Advanced Practice or Leadership & Management

Applicants must possess the following academic and professional qualifications:

  • • MSN
  • • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • • Current Advanced Practice Nursing certificate or license
  • • Current RN License

In order to apply students must submit the following to the Brenau University Office of Admissions:

  • Our electronic application, which you can find on our website at www.brenau.edu/apply;
  • Three professional references.
  • Resume and Essay.
  • Current Advanced Practice certificate or license. Fax certificate to the Brenau Admissions Office at (770) 718-5338;
  • Current RN nursing license. Fax RN License to the Brenau Admissions Office at (770) 718-5338;
  • Applicants should request a copy of their Official Transcripts from all previous institutions. Have the transcript(s) sent directly to the Brenau Office of Admissions at 500 Washington Street, SE, Gainesville, GA 30501.

Master of Science in Nursing

Program begins in Fall Only. Applications due by June 1st. Three concentrations available: Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Educator and Nurse Manager

Applicants must possess the following academic and professional qualifications:

  • • BSN
  • • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • • Current RN License
  • • Minimum of one year of full time work experience in nursing within the past five years

In order to apply students must submit the following to the Brenau University Office of Admissions:

  • Our electronic application, which you can find on our website at www.brenau.edu/apply;
  • Three professional references.
  • Resume.
  • Official GRE Score – Required for Family Nurse Practitioner applicants only. Ask that Official GRE score be sent directly to Brenau University;
  • Current RN nursing license. Fax RN License to the Brenau Admissions Office at (770) 718-5338;
  • Applicants should request a copy of their Official Transcripts from all previous institutions. Have the transcript(s) sent directly to the Brenau Office of Admissions at 500 Washington Street, SE, Gainesville, GA 30501.

How to submit and additional forms for:
transcriptsreferencesresumes and supplemental applications.

Additional Contact Information admissions@brenau.edu
Phone: 770-534-6100
Fax: 770-538-5401

General inquiries: info@brenau.edu, (770) 534-6299 or (800) 252-5119 | Admissions: admissions@brenau.edu, (770) 534-6100 or (800) 252-5119 ext. 6100