US Universities not requiring GRE for Graduate School Admission

By Raghuram Sukumar Universities Edit

In this article, I have discuss the list of universities where GRE is not a requirement for graduate school admission.

Following the post on Average GRE Scores for Universities, I’m also collecting information about U.S. universities where GRE score is not an admission requirement.

There are many universities where students can get admission to master’s degree programs without the need for GRE scores.

However, there are still some departments within these universities that still require GRE scores, but the others don’t.

I will try to list the specific departments like computer science, electrical engineering, biotechnology, civil, mechanical, industrial engineering, and other programs together with the names of the universities where standard admission test scores are not required for graduate school application.

Universities not requiring GRE

  1. Saint Joseph University – Computer Science
  2. Loyola University – Computer Science
  3. University of Maryland – University College
  4. California State University, Fullerton
  5. California State University, Long Beach
  6. California State University, LA
  7. University of New Mexico – Master’s in Biomedical Science in Clinical Research, Landscape Architecture
  8. Grand Valley State University
  9. Santa Clara University
  10. California State University, San Marcos

GRE Scores Not Required: Computer Science

  1. East Stroudsburg University (PA)
  2. Bridge Port University (CT)
  3. University of Northern Virginia (VA)
  4. Oklahoma City University (OK)
  5. Purdue University (IN)
  6. Wichita State University (KA)
  7. Kansas State University(KA)
  8. Virginia State University(VA)
  9. New Mexico State University (MN)
  10. University of Dayton, Ohio (a few programs)

Now, here’s another list of universities where GRE test scores are not required or optional  for graduate school admission.

I will continue updating more details into the list of universities where GRE is not required for admission.

GRE Score for Visa Interview

Even though at few schools do not require GRE scores, during the student visa interview, the visa officer might still ask for your GRE scores.

Because of this, it’s strongly advisable to take GRE and TOEFL exams for good measure, especially for visa purposes.

Most of the comments that Happy Schools Blog receives is about suggested university to apply at. And I always suggest that everyone must get GRE scores of above 300 for some departments and 1,100 for those applying for engineering degrees.

 

Related Post

I Quit My Job at IBM to Study MS in USA – Interview with Sriram (Video) I spoke with Sriram - Masters Degree student from the University of Texas at Tyler.  He came to  The University of Texas at Tyler for Fall 2014. Yes, ...
25 Pictures Show Why Hunt Library is NOT Your Typical College Library I think Hunt Library in NCSU is one of most fascinating library in the world. It's unlike any other "typical" library. By typical, I mean, there's row...
11 Least Recommended Colleges. I Wonder How #3 Made this List. It’s Crazy ... Oh Boy. Least Recommended Colleges list is here. Methodology : If alumni from this colleges had a chance, they would have opted to study in differe...
Professor Miller Talks About MS Industrial Management at UT Tyler About Professor Mark Miller Title: Professor, Industrial Technology and Industrial Management Department: Human Resource Development and Techn...