Application Requirements

Required Materials

1). Completed online application Note: No application fee is required
2). Three letters of recommendation
3). Unofficial transcripts from all universities attended (uploaded to application)*
4). Statement of Purpose
5). Resume
6). GRE Scores are recommended but NOT required
7). English Proficiency Scores (for international students). Exemptions to this requirement are listed below.

Exemptions to English Proficiency Scores:

English Proficiency Scores are not required under the following conditions:

1). If you completed your education in the United States and earned a degree, score submission is not mandatory.
2). If you attended a university where English was the primary language of instruction, please provide an official university document verifying the instructional mode. Please upload this document to your application.


*If offered admission, official transcripts from all undergraduate universities attended must be sent directly from the university via email to or to the below mailing address:

Lindsey Hodge
Rice University
Professional Science Master's
6100 Main Street
203 Keck Hall MS 103
Houston, TX 77005