for admission to the Hospice and Palliative Studies specialty
are evaluated on the basis of the following criteria:
of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution, with an
undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
score on the GRE (Graduate Record Exam) for applicants with less than a
3.25 undergraduate GPA.
letters of recommendation from an employer or agency affiliate.
interview with the Director of the Hospice and Palliative
Studies Program or assistant.
assessment: completion of an extemporaneous writing sample on an issue
related to hospice.
requirements and procedures follow the policies in the Graduate Bulletin.
Students may transfer up to 6
semester hours of credit, with departmental approval.