Application deadlines Fall - August 6
Spring - December 6
Summer - March 15
To be accepted to this program, you must have: A bachelor's degree
3.0 GPA or above on a 4.0 scale
Previous work experience. Healthcare Experience Preferred
Statement of purpose: Please include a 250-500 word essay describing your reasons for undertaking study at the George Washington University, and your academic objectives, career goals, and related qualifications, including collegiate, professional, and community activities, relevant to your program of interest. Include any substantial accomplishments not already mentioned on the application form.
Recommendations required: Two (2) letters of recommendation
Prior academic records: Official transcripts from every college and university attended. All non-U.S. transcripts (including those in English) must be evaluated by an accredited foreign credential agency. Please find the list of member organizations here: https://www.naces.org/members
International Students: Applicants who are not U.S. citizens are also required to submit official test scores for Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or Pearson’s Test of English (PTE) Academics or the academic International English Language Test System (IELTS). The following are the minimum scores for admission consideration: TOEFL: 250 computer-based or 100 Internet-based GW's school code for the TOEFL is 5246. PTE: overall score of 86 IELTS: overall band score of 7.0, with no individual band score below 6.0 International applicants may be considered for admission without submitting the above scores if: You are a citizen of a country where English is the official language, You hold a bachelor’s degree from a country where English is the official language and language of instruction, You hold a bachelor’s degree from an institution accredited by a U.S. regional accrediting agency.

Supporting documents not submitted online should be mailed to:

George Washington University 
ATTN: Transcript Processing Center 
8300 Norman Center Dr 
Suite 400 
Bloomington, MN 55437 

Alternatively, official electronic transcripts can be sent to transcripts@hsprograms.gwu.edu.

Contact for questions:

hsphora@gwu.edu
202-994-0384 (phone)
202-994-0870 (fax)
Hours: 9 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 18 credits in required courses.

Required Courses:
COHM 6210Strategic Communications
COHM 6220Finance for Healthcare Operations
COHM 6320Informatics for Operational Leadership and Healthcare Quality
COHM 6430Health Care Systems Operations
COHM 6470Applications in Clinical Operations and Healthcare Management
HSCI 6223Topics in Health Care Leadership