Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences: Admission Requirements

Application Fee

$40

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GPA

Minimum 2.5 for any college transfer credit
Minimum 3.0 for high school transcripts

Applicants with a GPA below the minimum may be admitted at the department's discretion. A GPA letter will be required.

Transcript

Official transcripts from all schools attended. Official final high school transcripts (with graduation date) are required for all undergraduate students unless you have earned an associate degree or higher.

If you are entering with an associate degree or transferring a minimum of 57 credits from a four-year college, your general educational requirements are considered complete.

Entrance Exams

SAT (I or II) or ACT scores are not required.

Letter of Recommendation

Provide one letter of recommendation from a faculty member or professional colleague.

Personal Statement

A brief essay that outlines your qualifications, skills, work experience, and reasons for pursuing this profession.

Résumé

A detailed work history that highlights any experience that may be relevant to this program.

 
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          Transfer Credit

          Students can transfer up to 60 credits to the online B.S.H.S. degree program. Transfer credit is awarded for courses taken at a regionally accredited college that are equivalent to those taught at Utica College and in which you've received a grade of "C" or better. Note that we require official transcripts from all colleges you've attended, as well as a transcript showing degree awarded.

          Shortly after you receive your letter of admission, you will receive an evaluation of your transfer credits from the Registrar's Office. If you want to review possible credit eligibility ahead of time, use TES® (Transfer Evaluation System).

          International Students

          If you are seeking enrollment as an international student, please submit the following:

          Online Application Form

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          English Language Proficiency Test

          If English is not your first language, submit your test scores from either the TOEFL or IELTS.

          UC requires a TOEFL score of 550 written, 213 computer-based, or 79 internet-based.

          UC requires a IELTS score of 6.0.

          Transcripts

          As part of our admissions process, we require an evaluation of your overseas degree and transcripts to determine their equivalency in the U.S. You may use the following universal organization: http://www.wes.org.

          When to Apply

          You can apply right now using our online application form. We accept applications throughout the year for enrollment in our spring, summer, and fall terms. You will receive a response from the admissions department in 2-3 weeks.