Admission Requirements and Procedures
We appreciate your interest in the Department of Health Policy and Administration at The Pennsylvania State University. We seek applications from talented and highly motivated individuals who want to further their education and learn how they can improve health systems. Further information on admission requirements and how to apply is available below.
- Information for US Citizens & Permanent Residents of US Applicants for PhD, MS or MHA
- Information for International Applicants for PhD, MS or MHA
Application submissions are encouraged as early as possible. Applications are reviewed and admissions and financial decisions for outstanding applicants are made on a rolling basis, and as early as November 1, SO THERE IS AN ADVANTAGE TO APPLYING AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE. THE FINAL DEADLINE FOR APPLICATONS IS FEBRUARY 1ST.
If you are ready to proceed to the application but have NOT read the Graduate School requirements, please first visit that website at http://www.gradschool.psu.edu/index.cfm/prospective-students/requirements/.