Special Admission Requirements
The Master's of Health Administration degree program admits students twice a year. Applications and all supporting documentation (official transcripts, recommendation letters, TOEFL/IELTS scores, WES/ECE transcript evaluations) must be submitted online at http://www.hampcas.org by May 1 of the year for Fall semester admission (ex: May 1, 2015 for Fall 2015 admission) or by November 1 of the year for Spring admission (ex: November 1, 2015 for Spring 2016 admission.) Interviews for Fall admission will be conducted in February, April and June only. Please make sure all application materials are in by the May 1 deadline to avoid a delay in interviewing. June 1 is the last day application materials will be accepted. Interviews for spring admission will be conducted in November and early December only. Please make sure all application materials are in by the November 1 deadline to avoid a delay in interviewing. December 1 is the last day application materials will be accepted.
Applications must be submitted online at http://www.hampcas.org by May 1 of the year for the Fall semester admission and by November 1 of the year for the Spring semester admission.
NOTE: The HAMPCAS portal closes every year for one month from mid-August to mid-September. To check exact dates, please go to http://www.hampcas.org under the application information tab. Applicants who wish to apply for the upcoming Spring semester can only begin applying once the portal for the new academic year reopens in mid-September. No new applications will be
accepted between May 2 and Mid-September.
In addition to meeting University criteria, applicants must:
- Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work or a cumulative 3.0 GPA for all previous graduate coursework. Applicants with an undergraduate GPA below 3.0 may be advised to take six hours of graduate course work as undeclared students, achieve grades of B or better in the course work, and re-apply for admission. The Admissions Committee will evaluate the applicant's work and determine eligibility for admission;
- Submit three letters of recommendation that support the applicant for graduate study in health administration. Recommendation letters must be from previous academic faculty and/or current or previous employers. If the applicant has been out of school or unemployed for more than five years, he/she may petition for a waiver;
- Submit Personal Statement for pursuing Master's Degree of Health Administration;
- Complete an interview with the Admissions Committee scheduled on a mutually agreeable date and time. International students may request interview via telephone, Skype, or web conference.
- No new applications will be accepted between May 2 and mid-September.