Graduate Requirements

All students applying for graduate admission to the University must complete an application, have a conferred undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited school, and meet programmatic requirements as determined by the degree program or school.

Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and MBA-Healthcare Management Programs

  • Free online application
  • Bachelors degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum of 3.0 GPA. 2.5-3.0 will be considered with the submission of a personal statement. Official transcript required.
  • GRE or GMAT are not required

Masters of Education (MEd)

  • Free online application
  • Bachelors degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum of 3.0 GPA. Official transcript required
  • Must hold an “A” level (Baccalaureate) license
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation from whoever can attest to the student’s academic ability
  • GRE or GMAT are not required

Master of Science in Counseling: Clinical Mental Health

  • Free online application.
  • Bachelors degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum of 3.0 GPA. 2.5-3.0 will be considered with the submission of a personal statement. Official transcript required.
  • Participate in a pre-admissions interview, by invitation, conducted by a faculty admissions committee upon recommendation by the admissions team.  The interview is conducted online; applicants must have a webcam and microphone.
  • Online new student orientation is required prior to the start of the program.  Two sessions will be provided; a weekday evening session and a weekend morning session.
  • GRE or GMAT are not required.

Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN)

  • Free online application
  • Bachelors degree in nursing from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum of 3.0 GPA. applicants below a 3.0 may be considered with the submission of a personal statement. Official transcript required.
  • Completed collaborative mentor form
  • Hold an active unencumbered RN license to practice in the state of North Carolina
  • Current resume or curriculum vitae (CV)
  • GRE or GMAT are not required

Apply today and a personal UMO Admissions Representative will help guide you every step of the way.