How to Apply
Applications are considered year-round. Admitted students may start the program at the beginning of any term.
|Fall Term (Aug-Nov)||
|Winter Term (Nov-Feb)||
|Spring Term (Feb-May)||January 15|
|Summer Term (May-Aug)||April 15|
Admission decisions for regular graduate standing are based on a review of the following materials in the candidate's file:
- A completed application and nonrefundable application fee
- Official Transcript(s) from a regionally accredited college or university verifying
the applicant’s bachelor’s degree or equivalent. Normally, a grade point average of approximately 3.0 or higher in upper division undergraduate
work is expected. Official transcripts must be ordered and sent directly to Cal Lutheran
via certified e-transcript or mail. We recommend e-transcript if available at your
By email: By mail:
If a selection list is available please choose: California Lutheran University
California Lutheran University 60 West Olsen Road, #2200
or use the following email address Thousand Oaks, CA 91360-2700
for direct entry: email@example.com
Note: All applicants who have completed their undergraduate work at an institution outside of the United States must have their transcripts evaluated for equivalency to a U.S. bachelor's degree. All international students applying to the MSIT program must submit TOEFL or IELTS scores. A minimum score of 88 on TOEFL or 6.5 on IELTS is expected.
- Two Academic or Professional Recommendations
- Personal statement
- Graduate Program Advisement with an Admission Counselor
Prospective international students: please see international application procedures.
Foundation courses may be needed for those who do not meet prerequisite requirements into the program. Such foundation courses do not count towards the degree.