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All applicants for graduate study at George Mason University must meet the admission standards specified in the Admission chapter of the University Catalog.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to review college policies for graduate certificate programs, particularly those sections relating to admissions at Applying to a Graduate Certificate Program.
Applicants to the graduate certificate in folklore studies who are not currently enrolled in a degree program in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences must submit
Please Note: Submit your online application after uploading all of the requirements above. After your application is submitted and reviewed, you will receive instructions on how to submit the following required item:
Applicants with international academic credentials should:
NOTE: Applicants may supply an official international transcript evaluation from an independent evaluation agency approved by NACES or AACRAO. The WES-ICAP evaluation service includes verified academic credentials as part of the evaluation package. If you prefer to have Mason evaluate your international transcripts, you should apply 45 days before the posted deadline date.
George Mason University
Office of Graduate Admissions
4400 University Drive, MSN 4C8
245 Johnson Center
Fairfax, VA 22030
For questions regarding the application process, please contact the Office of Graduate Admissions at firstname.lastname@example.org or (703) 993-9700.
Applicants to the graduate certificate in folklore studies who are already accepted or enrolled in a degree program in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences must submit
All students who hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university are eligible to apply.
International students with F-1 or J-1 non-immigrant status are advised to refer to the University Catalog's Admission of International Students to learn more about policies relating to full-time status and time limits.
Fall Deadline: April 15
Spring Deadline: November 01
All applicants are strongly advised to submit applications and all supporting documents by the program's posted deadline date.