To be considered for admission within our competitive selection process, applicants must submit the following documented evidence:

  1. Completion of a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  2. An overall undergraduate and graduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.000 on a 4.000 scale is required.
  3. Completion of 18 semester hours or equivalent of prerequisite coursework in psychology with a grade of C or better including: Introduction to General Psychology, Human Growth & Development or Personality Theory, Abnormal Psychology, Statistics or Tests and Measurements. Performance in undergraduate prerequisite courses must be at the level of B- or above as expected in the graduate program. 
  4. Demonstration of community service or extracurricular activities.
  5. Motivation for and commitment to healthcare as demonstrated by previous work, volunteer work, or other life experiences.
  6. Oral and written communication skills necessary to interact with patients and colleagues.
  7. Commitment to abide by Midwestern University's Drug-Free Workplace and Substance Abuse Policy.
  8. Passage of the Midwestern University criminal background check.