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Master of Professional Studies - MPS | Tennessee Technological University

Master of Professional Studies - MPS

Major: Professional Studies
Concentration: Human Resources Leadership
Tennessee Technological University
Credit Hours Required: 33 Hours


Departmental Admissions Requirements:
  • Application for admission and non-refundable application fee.
  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended.
  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of a possible 4.0.
  • An acceptable score on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). Generally at least 400 verbal, 500 quantitative and a 4.0 on analytical writing. Applicants with five or more years of professional work experience may submit a portfolio in lieu of the GRE. The portfolio is to include: a resume; a 500- to 600-word essay detailing the reasons for wanting to enter the MPS program and discussing how the program will help the applicant achieve personal and professional goals; and two (2) sealed letters of professional reference. Other items that an applicant may include in the portfolio include a description of professional responsibilities, professional achievements and professional awards/recognition. 

Application deadlines are:
Fall - July 1
Spring - November 1
Summer - May 1