Program Admission

Agricultural Systems Technology Graduate Program Admission

The department of Agricultural Systems Technology and Education is currently accepting applications for admission into the Master of Science program. Applications (including test results) must be completed no later than two months prior to the start of the semester in which you (the student) would like to begin taking courses. Students will not be allowed to take courses in the program without being admitted (matriculated). Meeting minimum admission requirements does not guarantee acceptance into this program. To be considered for admission into the program, applicants must complete an application package through the School of Graduate Studies.

Admissions Application Package: Complete the admissions application form and pay the application fee through the School of Graduate Studies website.The application package you submit to the School of Graduate Studies for department consideration will require:

  1. Three email addresses of individuals who will complete a letter of recommendation for you. Once you have completed the online application and paid the application fee, the School of Graduate Studies will send a link to a form via email to the e-mail addresses you have provided. Recommendation forms will be completed online and submitted electronically.
  2. Your official transcript(s) from each previously attended college and/or university, except USU. A bachelor's degree from an accredited college, with a minimum 3.0 GPA for the last 90 quarter or 60 semester credits earned, is required.
  3. Graduate Record Examination (GRE) general test score OR a Miller Analogies Test (MAT) test score. A minimum score at or above the 40th percentile is required for admission into the program. You may contact USU Testing Services, if you desire to take your test in Logan. To find the closest testing center near you, visit the GRE or MAT websites.

All materials submitted as part of the application credentials become the property of the School of Graduate Studies and will not be copied or returned to the student.
Check the status of your by using your Login ID and PIN you created to apply on the School of Graduate Studies website. You can then open your application checklist and view its current status. If there is a date next to the application item needed, the School of Graduate Studies has received it.

Additional questions concerning transfer credits, continuous registration fees, time limits, etc., may be answered under the Graduate General Regulations or under Graduate Degree Requirements in the General Catalog.