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Graduate Office FAQs







Frequently asked questions

Q: Where do I find the graduate application?
A: We are no longer using paper forms. Please apply here: https://apply.nmhu.edu/apply/

Q: What are the tuition and fees?
A: Current tuition and fees are online at www.nmhu.edu/office-of-the-registrar/tuition-and-fees

Q: What is the GPA requirement for admissions?
A: 3.0

Q: Are official transcripts needed?
A: Yes, official transcripts are required from all schools attended.

Apply 

Application deadlines

MFA in Cultural Technology & Software Systems Design
Candidates should submit the following by March 15th via an emailed link to mariahfox@nmhu.edu and mlbasler@nmhu.edu

  1. Completed application form
  2. Application fee
  3. Official transcripts
  4. Personal Objective Statement/essay (600-1,000 words) demonstrating writing capabilities, which addresses the following: purpose in seeking an MFA in Cultural Technology degree at NMHU Media Arts & Technology, research interests, personal and technical strengths; what you bring to our program.
  5. Link to an online portfolio of best/relevant work, including detailed descriptions (2d work: 10-20 samples, video: not more than approximately 5 min. reel) which demonstrates proficiency, research or exploration in: photography, videography, digital imaging, writing, exhibition, design, code, games, or hardware projects.
  6. Link to an online portfolio of best/relevant work, including detailed descriptions (2d work: 10-20 samples, video: not more than approximately 5 min. reel) which demonstrates proficiency, research or exploration in: photography, videography, digital imaging, writing, exhibition, design, code, games, or hardware projects.
  7. Three (3) letters of reference from individuals familiar with the students’ abilities, work experience, and personal characteristics.
  8. Resume/CV

A phone or video interview may be requested before final acceptance.

Natural Sciences with concentrations in Environmental Science and Management, and Geology
First Friday in September for spring admissions
First Friday in February for fall admissions

Master’s in Business Administration
Fall semester: May 15
Spring semester: November 15
Summer semester: April 15

Natural Resource Management
Fall semester: First Friday in April
Spring semester: First Friday in November

Counseling and Guidance
Fall semester: April 15
Spring semester: October 31
Summer semester: April 15