To apply to Johnson & Wales University’s graduate programs, choose one of these options:
TranscriptsOriginal, official transcripts (mark sheets) are required and must be received in a sealed envelope.
If you completed your undergraduate degree at JWU, you do not need to submit an official transcript. Graduate School Admissions will request this on your behalf.
Letters of RecommendationYou may use the online personal reference form (40K PDF).
Statement of PurposeNot required for MEd or MAT programs.
Scholarships for Master’s ProgramsIf you’re applying to the Providence Campus, you could qualify for a merit-based scholarship. MBA/MS program scholarships are awarded to students who maintain full-time status (9 quarter credits total per term) and reflect an ability to excel in their studies. Submit the scholarship form (35K PDF) with your admission application.
International StudentsInternational students living outside the United States should follow these application deadlines:
International students must also submit:
Providence Campus: Students will be placed in the English as a Second Language program if the minimum TOEFL score is not submitted.
Denver Campus: This campus does not offer an English as a Second Language (ESL) program. If you do not meet the minimum TOEFL requirements, you may attend the ELS Language Center in Denver, Colo., or any local ESL provider of your choice. Upon successful completion of ESL Level 112 (Intensive), you may then transfer to JWU's Denver Campus.
Submitting ApplicationsEmail, mail or fax your signed application (if not submitting online) and required documents to:Providence Campus:Graduate School Admissions Johnson & Wales University 8 Abbott Park Place Providence, RI 02903Phone: 800-DIAL-JWU (800-342-5598) ext. 1015 or 401-598-1015 Fax: 401-598-1286 Email
Denver Campus:Graduate School AdmissionsJohnson & Wales University 7150 Montview BoulevardDenver, CO 80220Phone: 877-598-3368 or 303-256-9785Fax: 303-256-9333Email
Program-Specific Admissions Requirements
MBA Programs Applicants must meet these requirements:
One-Year MBA (Summer start ONLY)
General MBA, MBA with Hospitality Concentration, MBA with Accounting Concentration
MBA with Information Technology (IT) Concentration
MBA with Enhanced Accounting Track
MS in Criminal Justice Management Fall Start ONLY
4+1 BS/MS in Criminal Justice (Fall Start ONLY)
MAT in Teacher Education Fall Start ONLY
MEd in Teaching and Learning Fall Start ONLY
EdD in Educational Leadership Fall Start ONLY
Re-enrollmentHave you previously taken JWU graduate-level courses? Email Student Academic Services at our Providence or Denver Campuses for enrollment information and to fill out a Readmittance Request Form.