Admission deadlines: Fall - August 6
Spring - December 6
Summer - March 15
The application and all supporting documentation (fees, statement of purpose, letters of recommendation, transcripts) must be received by the deadline in order for the application to be reviewed.
Standardized test scores: not required
Recommendations required: Two (2) recommendations
Prior academic records: Transcripts required from all colleges and universities attended, whether or not credit was earned, the program was completed, or the credit appears as transfer credit on another transcript. Transcripts must be forwarded in their original sealed envelopes.
If academic records are in a language other than English, a certified English language translation must be provided in addition to the original transcripts; translations alone will not be accepted.
Official transcripts from institutions outside the U.S. must be accompanied by an official transcript evaluation from an accredited independent evaluating agency. Please be sure you request a detailed evaluation that includes all course titles, credit hours, grades, U.S. degree equivalency, grade-point averages (GPA), and date of degree conferral. For a list of acceptable foreign credential evaluation services, please follow this link:
Statement of purpose: In an essay of 250 to 500 words, describe your reasons for undertaking study in the Health Sciences at The George Washington University. You should state your academic objectives, career plans, and related qualifications, including collegiate, professional, and community activities, as well as any other substantial accomplishments not already mentioned on the application form.
Degree and GPA Requirements Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
3.0 GPA or above on a 4.0 scale
International applicants: Please follow this link - - to review the International Applicant Information carefully for details on required documents and English language requirements.
PLEASE NOTE that the Health Sciences programs require the following minimum English language test scores for admission:
- TOEFL: 100 on Internet-based exam; or
- Academic PTE: 68
- Academic IETLS: an overall band score of 7.0 with no individual band score below 6.0; or

Supporting Documents not Submitted Online should be Mailed to:
Health Sciences Office of Online Admissions
851 Trafalgar Court
Suite 420 West
Maitland, FL 3275

Alternatively, official electronic transcripts can be sent to

Contact for Questions: ~  202-994-0384 (phone) ~ 202-994-0870 (fax)
9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday

Course Requirements:
CML 6202Human Resource Development
CML 6275Leadership and Change in Clinical Management
COHM 6210Strategic Communications
COHM 6215Population Health for Health Care Innovators
COHM 6220Finance for Health Care Operations
COHM 6320Informatics for Operational Leadership and Health Care Quality
COHM 6430Health Care Systems Operations
COHM 6465Practicum in Clinical Operations
COHM 6470Applications in Clinical Operations and Health Care Management
HSCI 6223Topics in Health Care Leadership
HSCI 6241The Health Care Enterprise
One 3-credit elective course selected with the advisor's approval.
HSCI 6263Biostatistics Translational Research
HSCI 6264Epidemiology Translational Research
An alternate elective may be approved by the program director.