Academic Requirements

Previous Education: Earned degree that is the equivalent to a U.S. Bachelor degree. Please note that some bachelor degrees are based on a three-year program and are not considered equivalent to the U.S. bachelor degree. Should you have questions regarding your prospective or earned degree, please contact the Office of International Admissions at

Academic Preparation: Minimum of a 3.0 grade point average (GPA) on a U.S. 4.0 scale or comparable grade point average in upper-division (junior and senior level) university course work and in any graduate work already completed.

Departmental Requirements: Graduate departments at UNM may have their own additional admission requirements. Please check with your prospective academic department for more information.