Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

  • Priority Application: All materials received by January 20.
  • Final Admission Deadline: All materials received by April 15th.

Admission to the program is competitive based on controlled enrollment. Applicants meeting the priority enrollment deadline will be given preference for available seats in the program. Remaining applicants meeting the final admission deadline will be awarded admission based on availability of seats.


Admission to the Master of Sciences in Health Promotion program requires:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Applicants must submit:
    • 3 letters of reference
    • Official transcripts from all institutions where undergraduate credit was earned
    • Goal statement
    • Resume or CV
    • Application fee $60.00.

Streamlined Admission for UCCS graduating Seniors and Alumni requires:

  • Must be about to graduate or graduated from UCCS in the last 4 years
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.25 or above, OR, Health Promotion program specific GPA of 3.25 or above.
  • Applicants must submit:
    • 2 letters of reference (one from a current program faculty member)
    • Official transcripts from all institutions where undergraduate credit was earned
    • Goal statement
    • Resume or CV
    • Application fee $60.00.

International Applicants

In addition to the admissions requirements above, for international applicants:

  • If English is not the primary language, must take the TOEFL, DUOLINGO, or the IELTS. TOEFL recommended score is 85. DUOLINGO recommended score is 105. IELTS recommended score is 6.5.

  • May be required to participate in a Skype interview as part of the interview process to assist with English proficiency evaluation
  • May be required to pay for the verification of accreditation of their university transcripts.

TUITION ASSISTANCE

 

Contact Person

Dr. Jessica B. Kirby, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Helen & Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Graduate Program Coordinator, M.S. in Health Promotion
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
719-255-4404

 

For information related to the ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS (Including what documentation has been received), please contact:

Admissions Contact

Wang Chao, MBA, PDSO/RO
International Student and Scholar Services Specialist
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918
wchao@uccs.edu
719-255-7526

International Admissions Contact

Wang Chao, MBA, PDSO/RO
International Student and Scholar Services Specialist
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918
wchao@uccs.edu
719-255-7526