Steps to Apply: Graduate

Applicants to the Chaplin School are required to submit a Graduate Application for Admission to the University and are required to follow the regular University admission procedures described on the FIU Graduate Admissions website. Applicants must be eligible for admission to the University before receiving admission to the School.

Learn about graduate program options in Hospitality Management.

Master of Science Programs
Hospitality Management (non-thesis)
Executive M.S. in Hospitality Management
Hospitality Management (thesis)
Joint Degree in International Real Estate and Hospitality Management
Specialization in Hospitality Real Estate Development

Doctoral Specialization
Ph.D. in Business Administration
Ed.D. in Adult Education & Human Resource Development

Complete and submit an application online.

Graduate application for admission

Pay the $30 application fee.

Submit required application materials by the University Graduate School deadline.

  • Official college/university transcripts
  • GRE/GMAT scores (not required if your college GPA is at least 3.0 in 60 credits of upper-division coursework, as calculated by Graduate Admissions)
  • International students or students with foreign credentials must also submit:

    • Official TOEFL scores (sent directly from the testing agency using 5206; IELTS also accepted)
    • Translations of foreign transcripts

    If you are an international student, the following are the documents required to issue the I-20 (must be dated within six months of your FIU entry date):

    Executive Master’s Applicants: Please submit a current resume and employment verification letters documenting your five years of management experience and current management position by e-mail to Dawn Fagnan at

    International Applicant Resources

    Send Transcripts

    Graduate applicants must send transcripts for all institutions attended to the University Graduate School.

    University Graduate School
    PC 230
    Modesto A. Maidique Campus
    11200 S.W. 8th Street
    Miami, FL 33199
    Phone: 305.348.2455

    Questions about the graduate admissions process should be directed to the University Graduate School.