• A completed College of Education graduate application
  • A conferred bachelor’s degree conferred by an accredited, recognized institution, ideally in an undergraduate sport and fitness-related field such as physical education, athletic training, kinesiology, exercise science, and sport management. Individuals with degrees in other areas will be considered on a case-by-case basis, taking into consideration professional goals and experience.
  • A previous grade point average of 2.75 or above on a 4.0 scale
  • Two letters of recommendation from professors or supervisors
  • One official transcript from each college or university attended
  • Statement of purpose (see application for details)
  • Personal Statement. This statement should be two to four pages long, detailing professional goals and how these goals fall in line with the goals and values of DePaul University, as well as the goals and objectives of the MSFRL program
  • Virtual interview with faculty program advisor, upon request
  • Evidence of 2-3 years previous or current work experience in a sport, fitness, or recreation field; preferably holding a current position
  • Resume