Readmission Procedures

If you have not maintained continuous enrollment (the summer semester excluded), the procedure for your readmission to Missouri State is based on your period of absence.

Applied and accepted, but never attended or completed a class as a degree-seeking graduate student

Less than one year since application and acceptance

Send an email to graduate admissions requesting your graduate application and/or admission semester be changed.

If you are in the following programs, you will need to contact the appropriate graduate program director for assistance:

  • Communication sciences and disorders
  • Counseling
  • Nurse anesthesia
  • Nursing
  • Physical therapy
  • Physician assistant studies
  • Psychology
  • Social work

More than one year since application and acceptance

Submit a new graduate application.

Previously attended and completed a graduate class as a degree-seeking graduate student

Complete the readmit graduate application. No additional application fee will be required.

Former Missouri State University graduate degree recipients

Seeking another graduate degree

Complete the readmit graduate application and provide any additional materials which are needed by the department/program. No additional application fee will be required.

Not seeking another degree

Students returning to take additional graduate classes and are not seeking an additional degree may be readmitted under the nondegree-seeking, postbaccalaureate student classification.

Contact Missouri State Outreach for information regarding this process.

Seeking another undergraduate degree

Contact the office of admissions if you wish to pursue a second undergraduate degree.