Application and Admission Requirements

Admission to an Empire State University graduate degree program is selective. To be considered for admission, you must:

  • hold a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution (applicants may be reviewed prior to completion of the bachelor's degree, but will not be able to enroll until a final official transcript with the graduation date is received). Mail official transcripts to: Admissions Office, Empire State University, 111 West Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 - Or electronic submission directly from college/university to:
  • provide evidence that you are able to pursue the subject matter and meet the academic demands of the program
  • demonstrate that your educational goals are aligned with the graduate degree you wish to pursue
  • complete any prerequisite course or entrance exam requirements
  • submit a complete application by the application deadline for the academic term that you wish to start.

See more information about Applying for a Graduate Program on the Admissions website.

SUNY Empire admits students without regard to race, gender, disability religion, or national origin. Please review our admissions policy before you apply.