The Healthcare Analytics program evaluates applicants using a holistic review process. All components of an application are reviewed prior to making an admission decision. Consideration will be given for appropriate work experience in a health-related field. 

 Effective August 29, 2018, the Master of Healthcare Analytics program will be participating in the Graduate Centralized Service (GradCAS)

Admission requirements for:

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Degree Seeking (Matriculate) Students

Requirements for admission include:

  • A bachelor’s degree in science or related fields awarded by a regionally accredited institution.
  • A qualifying grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better (on a 4-point scale), taken from the highest of the following three possible calculations:
    • Completed undergraduate GPA (foreign degrees considered on a case by case basis)
    • Completed U.S. graduate degree GPA
    • A replacement GPA computed from the most recent 30 semester credit hours of U.S. coursework. This is a one-time calculation based on the transcript and will not be re-calculated in spite of completing additional courses. Applicants without 30 semester credits completed in the U.S. will not qualify for a replacement GPA.
  • An evaluation form from two individuals who can reasonably assess the applicant's ability to successfully complete the program. The letters and evaluations should be completed electronically via GrasCAS.
  • Personal essay of approximately 300-500 words describing how this program will enhance the applicant's academic and/or professional career goals.
  • Current resume/CV documenting professional experience and educational achievements.
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended sent electronically directly to GradCAS.
  • GradCAS only accepts electronic transcripts from the following:
  • Sending transcripts by mail
    • Download a transcript request form after you enter each institution in GradCAS.
    • Send the transcript request form to the institution registrar to send transcript by mail to:

            GradCAS Transcript Processing Center
            P.O. Box 9217
            Watertown, MA 02471 

Additional Requirements for International Applicants

  • A bachelor's degree in science or related fields awarded by a regionally accredited institution.
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) 80 for the iBT (preferred), 213 for CBT or 550 for the PBT.
    • Scores must have been obtained within two years of the application date. This requirement will be waived for applicants who have completed an undergraduate or graduate degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States.
  • A transcript evaluation and translation, including a course-by-course evaluation and an overall GPA calculation:

Graduate Certificate Seeking Students

Requirements for admission include:

  • A bachelor’s degree (or higher) awarded by a regionally accredited institution.
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended sent electronically or in a sealed, unopened envelope directly to EVMS Admissions & Enrollment.
    • Transcripts from institutions that awarded a degree must include the date upon which the degree was issued.

Additional Requirements for International Applicants

Requirements for admission include:

  • English proficiency exams (may be waived)
    • TOEFL Minimum Scores: Paper 550, Computer 213, iBT 80
    • IELTS Minimum Scores: Total 6.5, Subscores 6
  • A transcript evaluation and translation
    • Please refer to Educational Credential Evaluators or World Education Services.
    • Applicants must supply a course-by-course evaluation and an overall GPA calculation
    • GradCAS will ONLY accept the evaluation report from the credentialing agency. Do not send your foreign transcript to GradCAS.
    • All other foreign transcript evaluations from the credentialing agency must be sent directly to GradCAS to the following address:

     GradCAS Transcript Processing Center
     P.O. Box 9217
     Watertown, MA 02471

     GRE School Code is: 5729  TOEFL School Code is B886

Applicant Help Center

  • Having trouble accessing the GradCAS application? The preferred browsers are Google Chrome or Firefox
  • The Applicant Help Center can be accessed here:  Applicant Help Center
  • If you have questions about your application status, please contact your GradCAS Customer Service Representative contact information at (857) 304-2086 or

 Admission will occur on a rolling basis until the cohort is filled. Graduates of foreign programs will be considered on a case-by-case basis.