How to Apply
*All accepted applicants must consent to a criminal background check and drug screen prior to matriculation. Background checks and drug screens are required by most clinical sites during the didactic and clinical phase of the program. Matriculation into the program is contingent upon acceptable background check and drug screen results. Adverse results of a background check will be considered on an individual basis and may result in an inability to matriculate into the program. Enrolled students may be randomly drug tested throughout the curriculum and clinical sites may require updated background checks. More information about the requirement will be provided to accepted applicants.
**Admission Requirements for Foreign, Non-permanent Resident Alien, and Non-native English Speakers: All applicants to the graduate programs in CHP who are not United States citizens or permanent resident aliens or for whom English is not their native language must take the TOEFL examination unless the applicant has met all of the following criteria: a) received a bachelor’s or master’s degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution with the course work completed in the U.S., b) is currently certified in the U.S. to practice in the related discipline in which graduate work will be completed, and c) has practiced in this discipline in the U.S. for at least two years. Please consult the Admission/Academic Information section of the College of Health Professions Catalog for more information about the minimum acceptable TOEFL scores.