Graduate Admissions

Thank you for your interest in pursuing a graduate program here at The University of Scranton! We strive to make this admissions process as easy as possible. Please select your program choice below to access the appropriate application for admission.

Some programs may require specific application documents and/or deadlines. Be sure to reference our Graduate Programs page for additional information.

  • Campus-based Graduate Degree Programs Applicationplus or minus

    The University of Scranton is dedicated to academic excellence and engagement. Our campus-based graduate programs provide students with the opportunity to interact with the campus community and embrace the hallmarks of a traditional education. 

    Our on-campus master or doctoral level programs include Accountancy, Biochemistry, Business Administration, Business Analytics, Chemistry, Clinical Chemistry, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Doctor of Business Administration, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Executive Nurse Leadership, Family Nurse Practitioner, Finance, Health Administration, Nurse Anesthesia, Rehabilitation Counseling, School Counseling, Secondary Education, Special Education, Software Engineering and Theology

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    In addition to the application, you must submit:

    • Official academic transcripts* from every college/university attended
    • Three professional letters of recommendation from individuals who can evaluate your ability to perform graduate level coursework

      Some programs may require additional application requirements. This information can be found within the program specific pages and will be updated on your application checklist upon application submission.

    *Due to the ongoing pandemic, electronic delivery of transcripts is preferred. Please be sure to request that your transcript(s) and any other supplemental materials are forwarded to:

    Emailgradadmissions@scranton.edu

    Via United States Postal Service:
    The University of Scranton
    Office of Graduate & International Admissions - The Estate
    800 Linden Street
    Scranton, PA 18510
    Phone: (570) 941-4416

    Via FedEx/DHL:
    The University of Scranton
    Office of Graduate & International Admissions - The Estate
    Rear 223 Monroe Avenue
    Scranton, PA 18510
  • Campus-based Non-Degree Applicationplus or minus

    The University of Scranton offers eligible students the opportunity to pursue coursework as a Non-Degree Seeking student through either self-improvement coursework or transferring credit back to your home institution. We understand that this route may contribute to your personal growth and/or professional development or complements your graduate program elsewhere.

    To apply as a non-degree seeking student for ON-CAMPUS coursework, please complete the free, online Non-Degree-Seeking Application. In addition to the application, you will have to submit the following:

    • Self-Improvement applicants:
      • Official copy of your final bachelor's degree transcript as well as an official copy of any other transcripts showing post-baccalaureate work undertaken
    • Transfer of Credit to Another Institution applicants:
      • Written approval from the dean, registrar or other authorized administrator of your home graduate school verifying your status as a student in good standing at that institution.
  • Online Graduate Degree Programs & Online Non-Degree Students Applicationplus or minus

    We understand the challenges of a graduate student's schedule and how it can make it difficult to attend classes in the traditional classroom setting. If you require flexibility in your schedule, The University of Scranton offers many online graduate programs. 

    Search Program Application

    To begin the application process, please choose your intended program.


    Applied Behavior Analysis (MS & Post Graduate Certificate) 

    Please select your preferred entry term.

    2021 Fall 2022 Spring

    In addition to the application, you must submit:

    • Official academic transcripts from every college/university attended
    • Three professional letters of recommendation from individuals who can evaluate your ability to perform graduate level coursework

    Some programs may require additional application requirements. Please review your intended program's page in the program directory.
  • Physical Therapy Centralized Application Service (PTCAS)plus or minus

    The Physical Therapy department at The University of Scranton participates in the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service, known as PTCAS. To access and learn more about the PTCAS application process, please visit the PTCAS website.

    Please submit all application documents directly to PTCAS.

    • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended;
    • Three professional letters of recommendation from individuals who can evaluate your ability to perform graduate work;
    • Statement of intentions
    • Pre-requisite courses must be completed with a grade of C or better:
      • Biology with labs – 2 courses, 8 credits minimum
      • General Chemistry with labs – 2 courses, 8 credits minimum
      • General Physics with Labs-2 courses, 8 credits minimum
      • Mammalian/Human Physiology – 1 course, 3 credits minimum
      • General Psychology – 1 course, 3 credits minimum
      • Advanced Psychology (Childhood, Adolescence, Aging or Abnormal Psychology) – 1 course, 3 credits minimum
      • Statistics – 1 course, 3 credits minimum