Admissions

Admissions Eligibility

To be eligible for graduate study in the Community Research and Action PhD program, you must provide a complete set of your undergraduate and graduate transcripts showing one of the following:

  • You have earned both a bachelor's and a master's degree (or their equivalents) from a nationally or regionally accredited college or university

  • You are within one academic year of earning a master's degree (or its equivalent) from a nationally or regionally accredited college or university

  • You are eligible to apply as part of a memorandum of understanding between your current institution and Binghamton University

  • Have earned, at minimum, one of the following:

    • A 3.0 GPA over your entire undergraduate career

    • A 3.0 GPA in a graduate degree, with most courses graded regularly (not as "pass/fail")

    • In consideration of the different grading scales used around the world, each academic department evaluates international transcripts to determine on a case-by-case basis whether they demonstrate one of the above requirements.

Application

Detailed information

Deadline for applications is January 15

International Students

Detailed information

This information is subject to change. While we make every effort to update these program pages, we recommend you contact the department with questions about program-specific requirements.