College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters

Applied and Computational Mathematics (MS)

Undergraduate Degree Required
Bachelor's degree in mathematics, a physical or life science, or engineering with an expected 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores
GRE not required

Prerequisite Courses

  • 3 courses in calculus, including multivariate calculus*
  • Introductory course in linear algebra*
  • Introductory course in differential equations*​

* Prerequisite courses may be taken concurrently

Criminology and Criminal Justice (MS)

Undergraduate Degree Required
Bachelor's degree with an expected minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

Standardized Test Scores
GRE not required

Prerequisite Courses

  • Introduction to Criminal Justice (CRJ 200 or equivalent)*
  • Criminology (CRJ 468 or equivalent)*
  • Criminal Law (CRJ 416 or equivalent)*

* Prerequisite courses should be completed prior to graduate coursework; These courses may be taken concurrent with graduate coursework at the discretion of the program director

Accelerated 4+1 Option

Current UM-Dearborn undergraduate Criminology and Criminal Justice students who have completed at least 60 credit hours with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better may be eligible to enroll in the 4+1 accelerated option

Environmental Science (MS)

Undergraduate Degree Required
Bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry, environmental science, or geology with an expected 3.1 minimum cumulative GPA or higher

Standardized Test Scores
GRE not required

Prerequisite Courses

  • 1 field course in biology or geology*
  • 1 course in biology*
  • 1 course in geology*
  • 1 course in physics*
  • 1 course in statistics*
  • 2 courses in calculus*
  • 3 courses in chemistry*

* Prerequisite courses may be taken concurrent with graduate coursework

Psychology (MS)

Undergraduate Degree Required
Bachelor's degree in Psychology or a related major with an expected minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Students without undergraduate Psychology degrees are welcome to apply, but will need to have taken all prerequisites.

Standardized Test Scores
GRE
The admission review committee will consider a waiver request on a case-by-case basis, though waivers are not generally granted. 

Prerequisite Courses

  • Introductory psychology
  • Statistics
  • Abnormal psychology

Public Administration (MPA)

Undergraduate Degree Required
Bachelor's degree with an expected minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

Standardized Test Scores
GRE not required

Other Experience Required
Public or non-profit management experience is required or an additive credit internship may need to be taken