Graduate Admissions

At Upper Iowa, we offer the Master of Education (MEd), Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Public Administration (MPA), Master of Science in Counseling, and Master of Sports Administration

The MSC is only offered at the center in Waterloo, Iowa.  All other UIU master’s degrees are offered online; the MEd and MBA also are offered at some locations.

To be admitted to one of Upper Iowa’s graduate degree programs, students must have completed a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university or include an English translation and evaluation from a non-U.S. institution.

Graduate students must have earned at least a 2.75 GPA in their undergraduate coursework or a 3.0 on the most recent 60 semester credits of undergraduate work. For the master of education program, the applicant must have earned at least 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale, submit two letters of recommendation and provide photocopies of current teaching certificates and licenses. Graduate students also may submit acceptable GRE or GMAT scores. International graduate students must submit TOEFL scores. Transcripts must be submitted from all colleges/universities attended.

Financial assistance and scholarships may be available.

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