Online and Graduate Admissions Requirements

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Undergraduate Online Admissions Requirements

To apply for an online undergraduate program, students must: 

  1. Complete an Online Application 

To be accepted, students must provide:

  1. Proof of High School completion or equivalent (GED) 
  2. College transcripts from any previously attended colleges
    • Students who have completed an associate degree do not need to submit high school transcripts 
    • Official transcripts are required prior to starting classes

Graduate Admissions Requirements

To apply for a graduate program, students must:

  1. Complete an Online Application

To be accepted, students must:

  1. Meet program specific requirements, outlined below
  2. Provide unofficial transcripts demonstrating the completion of a bachelor's degree. If accepted, official transcripts are required prior to starting classes.
  3. Personal essay or Statement of Purpose addressing ONE of the following:
    • In 300-500 words, describe and articulate how obtaining this degree will help further your career, and how your career and experiences to date have prepared you for this degree or career path.
    • 60-Credit Counseling Psychology Only: In 400-600 words, describe and articulate how obtaining this degree will help further your career and how your career and experiences to date have prepared you for this career path. Based on this, identify the populations that you hope to work with and those with whom you think you would work successfully.
  4. Two current (not more than 1 year old) letters of recommendation supporting their admission. Letters of recommendations should be from individuals with whom they have worked closely in a professional or academic setting.
Transfer Credits

Students may transfer up to 9 graduate credits transferred from another regionally accredited graduate program. A minimum grade of B- is required. 

Graduate Program Specific Requirements

Fisher Online 
online@fisher.edu
T: 866-309-6539
 
Fisher Graduate Programs
T: 866-309-6539
 
North Attleboro 
451 Elm Street
North Attleboro, MA 02760
T: 866-309-6539
Local: 508-699-6200