2021-2022 Catalog 
    Jun 05, 2023  
2021-2022 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Graduate Studies

Inquires may be made by calling:
the Registrar at 325.793.3808.
Emails may be directed to:

University Mission Statement

Shaped by Christian principles, McMurry University challenges students to examine our complex world from multiple perspectives in preparation for lives of leadership, service, and professional success.

Graduate Studies Mission

The purpose of the Graduate Studies program is to advance the mission of the University through the rigorous pursuit of knowledge and by developing leaders capable of serving the needs of a global society


  • Master of Accountancy
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Two tracks available:

  • Education
  • Family Nurse Practitioner


Full Admission

  • The completed Graduate School application form, together with the $35 non-refundable application fee and other required documents, should be received in the Office of the Registrar by July 1, if applying for fall admission, or November 1, if applying for spring admission. The applicant should indicate on the form the particular program for which he/she is applying.
  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university is required. A final official transcript, in English, from each school attended is required and should be mailed to the Office of the Registrar directly from each institution attended. The application will become void if a baccalaureate degree is not earned by the time of matriculation. Some graduate programs may require specific undergraduate degree or subset of courses taken as part of undergraduate preparation.
  • Overall undergraduate GPA should not be less than 3.00. However, individual graduate programs may have higher requirements. Specific graduate programs may also put additional GPA requirements in the major or certain subset of undergraduate courses. 
  • Individual graduate programs may require minimum GRE or other standardized tests (appropriate to particular field of study).
  • Essay, writing sample, and other requirements as specified will be determined by individual graduate programs.
  • Number and types of recommendation letters and/or work experience are to be specified by individual graduate programs.

International students
McMurry University accepts graduate application from domestic and resident aliens. Individual graduate programs may add additional requirements to transcript/degree certification.  A deposit is required for international students who wish to live in the residence hall.