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Application Dates
Fall: August 1
Summer: May 1
Spring: November 15

M.S. in Strategic Communication and Leadership
Admissions Checklist

Application Form: Apply Online by the deadlines listed above.

Application Fee: You must submit a $50 non-refundable application fee with your application materials.

Official Transcripts: Request official transcripts from all previous colleges that you have attended by calling your school or ordering them online using We must receive them in the original sealed envelope sent from the colleges. Please allow 4-6 weeks for all official transcripts to be received. Have electronic transcripts sent to or have hard copies mailed to: Belmont University, Office of Admissions, 1900 Belmont Blvd, Nashville, TN 37212.

Two Recommendations: Submitted through the online application process.

Resume/CV: Submitted through the online application process.

International Students: International applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in the English language by submitting official TOEFL scores (required minimum of 550 PBT or 80 iBT) or by successful completion of ELS Language Center Level 112. International applicants with college level course work from foreign institutions must have their transcripts evaluated by a credential evaluation service such as World Education Services ( or Joseph Silny & Associates ( In order to be issued an I-20 for the desired entry term, international applicants must be admitted no later than June 1 in order to begin enrollment in the fall.

Application Status: Applicants are accepted on a rolling admissions pattern; thus, you will be notified of the admissions committee's decision shortly after the admissions requirements are completed. To check on the status of your application, check your BU4U account. Tuition Information: Click here to determine your total estimated costs per semester for courses in the Master of Education program.

After being accepted to Belmont, you will then submit a nonrefundable enrollment deposit of $150 ($3,000 for international students) payable to Belmont University which will be applied to the first semester charges. Once your deposit is paid you will receive your BUID and login credentials so you can register for classes. For questions contact Amy Hodge.