• 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 a regionally-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 Academic Affairs from their primary source.
    • Unofficial transcripts are allowable during the admissions process and uploaded with your application, but “official” transcripts must be received before the first day of class.


TOEFL required for international students:  Score at least 550 on paper-based TOEFL, 213 on the computer-based TOEFL, and 80 on the internet-based TOEFL.

Application Process

UT Health Science Center
Office of Academic Administration
11937 US Highway 271
Tyler, TX 75708