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GRE, GMAT, or the LSAT


MPA & MCJ applicants are generally required to take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or an equivalent such as the GMAT or the LSAT within the last five years. This requirement is waived if a prospective student has a 3.0 or higher undergraduate GPA and 10 or more years of professional experience post bachelor's degree OR the applicant has earned a graduate degree from another accredited university or college.

If you would like to be considered for a waiver, please complete the waiver request on the online application system or download the waiver request and submit it with your application materials - including a current resume and transcripts.

You can find test help through CU Denver's Division of Continuing Eduaction and Professional Development. You may also want to visit for additional test preperation.


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