Master of Science in Education | Education and Human Services | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Education and Human Services

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Admission Requirements:

  1. Admission to the Graduate School, which requires a minimum of 2.70/4.00 GPA on the last 60 hours of bachelors degree and a 3.00/4.00 GPA on all graduate coursework. Having a minimum of undergraduate GPA of 2.70 does NOT guarantee admission to the Kinesiology graduate program.
  2. Acceptance by a faculty member to serve as program advisor for the applicant.

If interested in applying to our program, please submit the Graduate School Application online at

  1. Cover Letter: Include a statement discussing your area of interest in our graduate program along with your career goals.
  2. Resume or Vitae: Brief overview of your education and work experiences.
  3. Official Transcripts for all undergraduate study
  4. Three completed "Letter of Recommendation" forms provided by the Graduate School. At least one of the Recommendation Forms must come from a professor or faculty member who can speak to the applicant's academic ability.
  5. Application Fee ($65.00) payable to SIUC by credit card. Applications will not be processed until this fee payment is received.

International Graduate Students only:

  1.  Financial Statement Form
  2. Copy of page in student’s passport which lists name and date of birth
  3. TOEFL Score