Although prerequisite courses are not required
to be admitted into the MA in Family Studies, undergraduate coursework
in either research methods or statistics is highly recommended.
- Completed and signed Application for Admission, including:
- Religious Autobiography, parts A and B
- Completed Prerequisite Course Work/Statement of Purpose form
- A $100 nonrefundable application fee (if the application is submitted in paper form) or a $75 nonrefundable application fee (if the application is submitted online)
- Official transcripts of all post-secondary schools attended, showing a bachelor's degree earned from an accredited institution, with a cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or above.
- Three reference forms, one of which must be pastoral and at least one which must be academic
- An official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score or an official Miller Analogies Test (MAT) score from a test taken not longer than five years previous to the date of application. A
new GRE test format will be offered beginning August 1, 2011. Although
the scoring scale has changed, applicant scores will still be evaluated
on the basis of equivalent percentile rankings.
English is not your native language or your medium of instruction for
all secondary and post-secondary education is not English, please see the English Language Requirements page.
- If you are a Permanent Resident of the
United States, you must submit a copy of your Permanent Resident Card
(Green Card) to the Office of Admissions. No Declaration of Financial
Support is required.
- If you are not a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident, you must apply 3-6 months prior to beginning on-campus coursework
(this will give you sufficient time to complete the admissions process
and immigration requirements). You must verify your immigration status
with the International Services Office. Those seeking a F-1 or J-1 visa
from Fuller must submit a satisfactory Declaration of Financial Support
prior to beginning residential coursework. Please click here for additional information.
10-Week Classes Begin
|Spring 2013 ||Feb. 22, 2013 ||Mar. 28, 2013 ||Apr. 1, 2013 |
|Summer 2013 ||May 17, 2013 ||Sept. 23-27, 2013* |
Jun. 24, 2013
|Fall 2013 ||Aug. 16, 2013 ||Sept. 23-27, 2013 |
Sept. 30, 2013
|Winter 2014 ||Nov. 8, 2013 ||Jan. 3, 2014 ||Jan. 6, 2014 |
|Spring 2014 ||Feb. 21, 2014 ||Mar. 28, 2014 ||Mar 31, 2014 |
|Summer 2014 ||May 16, 2014 ||Sept. 22-26, 2014* ||June 23, 2014 |
|Fall 2014 ||Aug. 15, 2014 ||Sept. 22-26, 2014 ||Sep. 29, 2014 |
student orientation for Pasadena campus students beginning studies in
the Summer will be held at the same time as Fall Quarter orientation.
Applicants are notified of admission decisions, in most cases, around four weeks following the completion of an application file. Some programs require that a matriculation fee be paid within 30 days of notification of acceptance. The matriculation fee will be applied toward the first quarter's tuition.
TUITION AND FEES
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