General Requirements for a Master's Degree
To earn a master’s degree from the University of Illinois Springfield, students must:
Earn the amount of graduate credit required by the chosen academic program, all but 12 semester hours of which must be earned at UIS.
Complete course work with a UIS institutional grade point average of at least 3.0 as well as a cumulative grade point average (including both institutional and transfer credit) of at least 3.0.
Complete the program closure requirements.
Complete a graduation application and pay the mandatory, non-refundable graduation application fee.