Graduate Program Admissions Requirements

ProgramApplicationTotal CreditsEntry Term(s)DeadlinesOfficial
Transcripts
Personal
Statement
Letters of RecommendationLicensure
Additional
Requirements
For your program start dates, please refer to the academic calendar Academic Calendar
M.S. in Education-
- Adolescence Education
- Adolescence Education & Students with Disabilities
- Childhood Education
- Childhood Education & Students with Disabilities
Apply
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Quarter I and II Entry OnlyRolling, see below for Quarter start date(s)Required**Required*Three (3) Required
Recommendation Form
Interview Required,
Resume,
GRE and/or MAT scores
M.S. in Education
- Students with Disabilities
Apply36-39Quarter I and II Entry OnlyRolling, see below for Quarter start date(s)Required**Required*Three (3) Required
Recommendation Form
Yes-
State-Issued Teaching Certificate

State Certification Exam Scores are Required
Interview Required,
Resume,
GRE and/or MAT scores

9-Credit, 24-Credit and M.S. In Education
- Teacher of Students who are Blind or Visually Impaired
Apply36Quarter I Entry OnlyRolling, see below for Quarter start date(s)Required**Required*Three (3) Required
Recommendation Form
Yes-
State-Issued Teaching Certificate

State Certification Exam Scores are Required
Interview Required,Resume,
GRE and/or MAT scores

MBA-
- Management
- Health Care Management
Apply
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39
All SessionsRolling, see below for Session start date(s)Required*Two (2) Required
Recommendation Form
Resume Required
Advanced Certificate in Health Care ManagementApply15All SessionsRolling, see below for Session start date(s)Required
(Final transcript that shows proof of Bachelor's Degree)
M.S. in Nursing
- Family Nurse Practitioner
Apply
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Summer Entry OnlyPriority: December 15th , Final: February 14thRequired-

Must show evidence of the successful completion of a statistics course

Must already have a B.S. in Nursing
**Required*Three (3) Required

Letters must be on official letterhead and physically signed
Yes-
Current Licensure as a Registered Nurse
Interview Required

Statistics Course

Evidence of one year of recent experience as a RN prior to entry into clinical courses

D.N.P
- Doctor of Nursing Practice
Apply
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Fall Entry OnlyRolling, see below for Semester start dateRequired-
**Required*Three (3) RequiredYes-
Master’s degree as Family Nurse Practitioner from a CCNE accredited program. Current national certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
Resume Required

Case study that represents your level of clinical expertise in providing patient care
D.P.T
- Doctor of Physical Therapy
Apply
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Summer Entry OnlyMarch 2ndRequired-

Must show evidence of 3.0 GPA in undergraduate work and a 3.5 GPA in graduate work.

Must already have a M.S in Nursing (FNP)
**Required*Three (3) Required

Letters must be on official letterhead and physically signed
Yes-
Current Licensure as a Registered Nurse and Advanced Practice Nursing.
Interview Required

Resume Required

Case Study Required
t-DPT
- Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy
Apply via PTCAS Apply
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Fall, Spring, or Summer EntryFall: August 1st, Spring: December 1st, Summer: April 1stRequired**Required*Two (2) RequiredYes-
Current U.S. Licensure as a Registered Physical Therapist
Resume Required
OT
- Occupational Therapy
Apply
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Fall Entry Only*October 15thRequiredCOTAS must submit verification of NBCOT and minimum of one full year of work experience as a COTA

For more information about any of our Graduate Program Requirements, please contact the Office of Graduate Admissions at: 845-848-7908 or by email: graduate.admissions@dc.edu

 

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