Effective Fall 2023 Applicants:
   A personal interview with admission committee member(s) will be required if applicant meets other requirements.


  • Preferred overall GPA 3.0 on 4.0 scale, and a 3.0 in the field of study.
  • Applicant must be in the final year of undergraduate work or hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution.
  • Cover letter, announcing interest in the program.
  • Personal Statement, addressing why the applicant is interested in the program and goals upon program completion.
  • Current Resume or Curriculum Vita outlining education, training, and experience.
  • Three Letters of Recommendation by former professors, and/or employers to highlight why the applicant would do well in the MHA program.
  • Official transcripts from all universities/colleges attended
    • Official transcripts must be mailed or electronically sent directly to the Office of Graduate Admissions from their primary source.
  • An interview with the program’s admission committee is required.


Applicants with bachelor’s degrees from foreign institutions must provide satisfactory English proficiency exam scores [Minimums: TOEFL (79), IELTS (6.5 band with at least a 6.0 in each subsection), PTE (53), or Duolingo English Test (105)] and a course-by-course international transcript as outlined here.

Application Process

  • Complete and submit the on-line graduate program application.
  • Submit the additional documents as outlined in the program requirements section.
  • There is a $50 application fee for domestic applicants and a $75 application fee for international applicants.
  • An interview with the program’s admission committee is required.




Send documents, or request official documents be  sent to.

If mailing, address to:

The University of Texas at Tyler
Graduate Admissions STE 345
3900 University Blvd
Tyler, TX 75799