Department Application Requirements
Deadline to apply is January 14th for fiull consideration for
funding however, late applicaitons will be accepted.
Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2017
Admission to the Bowling Green State University Master of Arts Program in Popular Culture requires a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with a minimum 3.0 accumulative GPA.
- Submit the BGSU Graduate
College Online Application
- GRE and
TOEFL (if applicable) Scores should be sent to Bowling Green State
University code: 1069
- Applicants will also be
asked to submit the following additional materials:
Statement of Purpose Essay: This should be 2-to-5 typed pages, that describes your motivations for coming to graduate school, what you hope to achieve in Popular Culture Studies, your plans following the receipt of the Master's Degree, and (if requesting an assistantship) your interests in teaching and other skills that may be useful to the Department
Three (3) letters of recommendation: These should be from former or current instructors or other persons qualified to evaluate probable success in the program. You will provide names and email addresses of your recommenders when submitting your application. Your recommenders will receive an email requesting their letter with a link provided where they can write a letter or upload one.
- Applicants are required to upload a copy of an
official transcript from all colleges and universities attended,
with the exception of BGSU. Upon admission you will be required to
request an official transcript from each degree-granting institution
to be sent directly to the Graduate College.
Official transcripts should be sent to:
Bowling Green State University
120 McFall Center
Bowling Green, OH 43403
International students: Please send all your admission materials to the Office of Admissions as listed above. Upon admission to the university you will receive further enrollment information from International Student Services.
For full consideration for admission and funding for the
following academic year, applications should be submitted by
January 14 however, later applications will be accepted and