Admissions Process

At Midwestern University, our holistic approach to admissions ensures that we recognize your full potential.

Start the application process today.

At Midwestern University, we invest in you! We want to prepare you for a great future - helping others, serving the community, and making a real difference. Join us and start your journey to becoming a vital member of the 21st-century healthcare team.

Applications are online and admissions requirements may vary by campus location and program. 


ProgramApplication Process
Master of Arts in Biomedical Sciences (M.A.)Downers Grove: Admissions - Biomedical Sciences MA (IL)
Glendale: Admissions - Biomedical Sciences MA (AZ
Master of Biomedical Sciences (M.B.S.)Downers Grove: Admissions - Biomedical MBS (IL)  
Glendale: Admissions - Biomedical MBS (AZ)
Master of Science in Cardiovascular ScienceGlendale: Admissions - Cardiovascular (AZ)
Doctor of Clinical PsychologyDowners Grove: Admissions - Psychology (IL)  
Glendale: Admissions - Psychology (AZ)
Doctor of Dental MedicineDowners Grove: Admissions - Dental (IL)  
Glendale: Admissions - Dental (AZ)
Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P)Online: Admissions - Nursing Practice
Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Entry into PracticeGlendale: Admissions - Nurse Anesthesia Entry into Practice (AZ)
Master of Public HealthOnline: Admissions - Public Health (IL)
Online: Admissions - Public Health (AZ)
Master of Science in Nursing -     
Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Online: Admissions - Adult-Gerontology MSN
Master of Science in Nursing -    
Nurse Leadership in Global Health
Online: Admissions - Nurse Leadership MSN
Precision MedicineOnline: Admissions - Precision Medicine MS
Admissions - Precision Medicine Certificate
Master of Science in Speech Language PathologyDowners Grove: 
Admissions - Speech Language  (IL)  
Glendale: Admissions - Speech Language (AZ)
Occupational TherapyDowners Grove: 
Admissions - Doctor, Occupational Therapy (IL)  
 Admissions - Master, Occupational Therapy (AZ)
Doctor of OptometryDowners Grove: Admissions - Optometry  (IL)  
Glendale: Admissions - Optometry (AZ)
Doctor of Osteopathic MedicineDowners Grove: Admissions - Osteopathic Medicine(IL)  
Glendale: Admissions - Osteopathic Medicine(AZ)
Doctor of PharmacyDowners Grove: Admissions - Pharmacy  (IL)  
Glendale: Admissions - Pharmacy (AZ)
Doctor of Physical TherapyDowners Grove: Admissions - Physical Therapy (IL)  
Glendale: Admissions - Physical Therapy Residential (AZ)
Hybrid: Admissions - Physical Therapy Hybrid (AZ)
Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant StudiesDowners Grove: 
Admissions - Physician Assistant  (IL)  
Glendale: Admissions - Physician Assistant (AZ)
Doctor of Podiatric MedicineGlendale: Admissions - Podiatric Medicine (AZ)
Post Master's Doctor of    
Nurse Anesthesia Practice Completion
Admissions - Post-Master's Nurse Anesthesia Completion (AZ)
Post-Master's Certificate - Adult-Gerontology     
Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Online: Admissions - Post-Master's Certificate / Adult-Gerontology 
Doctor of Veterinary MedicineGlendale: Admissions - Veterinary Medicine (AZ)


Explore your options

Dental Medicine

For the education of dentists who will demonstrate excellence in comprehensive oral healthcare and the discovery and dissemination of knowledge.

student with dental mannequin

Graduate Studies

Endeavors to share existing knowledge, to create new knowledge, and to apply knowledge that contributes to improving the health of humans, animals, and the environment through One Health principles and practice. Programs include: Biomedical Sciences, Precision Medicine, and Public Health.

students researching in lab

Health Sciences

Dedicated to excellence in the education of professionals who will meet the healthcare and service needs of the community. Programs include: Cardiovascular Science/Perfusion, Clinical Psychology, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Nursing (Adult-Gerontology), Nurse Leadership, Nurse Anesthesia, Occupational Therapy, Physician Assistant Studies, Physical Therapy, and Speech-Language Pathology.

students checking arm of PT patient


Providing the knowledge and skills to deliver the highest level of professional, ethical and compassionate eye and vision care.

eye exam

Osteopathic Medicine

With an approach that underscores the osteopathic commitment to patient-oriented versus disease-oriented healthcare, D.O.s treat their patients as unique persons with biological, social, and psychological needs.

students working on skull


Leading advances in pharmacy education, practice and scholarship through innovation and collaboration to meet the healthcare challenges of tomorrow.

professor with pharmacy students

Podiatric Medicine

Build your career as a podiatrist through a challenging and rewarding four-year program focusing on innovative instructional and learning techniques.

teacher examining patient's feet

Veterinary Medicine

To improve animal and human life through innovative veterinary education, state-of-the-art healthcare services, and scholarly work relevant to the principles of One Health.

Doctors helping to care for equestrian life

Contact Information

Our admissions staff is here to assist you in making informed decisions about your academic journey. When contacting us, be sure to to provide your preferred program and campus so we can address your questions or concerns.