Graduate Admission

Admission Requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university is required.
  • A cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (A = 4.0) for the most recent 60 hours of college coursework is a minimum requirement established by both the MU Graduate School and the Department of Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences.
  • Completion of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is optional.
  • If English is not the applicant’s native language, they must demonstrate English proficiency consistent with MU Graduate School requirements. A list of these requirements is available at https://gradschool.missouri.edu/admissions/eligibility-process/international-applicants/
  • Applications for admission to the program may be submitted at any time. Admission is rolling. Students who are admitted to the program may begin with the fall, spring, or summer semesters.
  • Contact us (umhsshpcds@health.missouri.edu) if you have questions about admission requirements.