Admissions Requirements

Citizenship Requirement

All applicants, including graduates from foreign institutions, must hold either US Citizenship or Permanent Resident status at the time of application.  Candidates with "pending" citizenship or permanent residency will not be considered.

Minimum Academic Requirements

All applications must earn a Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution prior to the first day of mandatory orientation.  Minimum cumulative and science GPA's of 2.75 or greater are also required.

Minimum Course Requirements

Applicants to the Master of Science in Medical Health Sciences program must complete the following prior to the first day of mandatory orientation:

The prerequisite courses listed above must be completed with a grade of C or better and must include a lab component.  

Additional Requirement for Graduate of Foreign Institutions

The Master of Science in Medical Health Sciences program considers applications from graduates of foreign institutions.  The Program does not, however, evaluate foreign transcripts. Transcripts and coursework from foreign institutions must be evaluated by a recognized evaluation agency. Evaluations must be sent directly to AACOMAS.

Advanced Placement (AP) Credit

Touro University California accepts advanced placement credit as long as such credit appears on the undergraduate transcript and indicates either specific subject credit (e.g. General Chemistry - 4 units) or specific course credit (e.g. Chem 101 - 4 units). General advanced placement credit without such specifications is not accepted.

Last Updated: 6/17/15