Application Requirements for M.S. Health Promotion Management

Deadlines for Fall 2023

December 1, 2022 Early decision deadline
March 15, 2023 International student deadline
June 1, 2023 Final deadline for scholarship consideration
Rolling admission after June 1, 2023.

Required Application Materials

  • Completed application form
  • Resume
  • Essay (prompt on application)
  • Transcripts from all colleges and/or universities attended
  • 2 letters of recommendation (optional)

**Unofficial transcripts will speed up processing and enable us to review your application prior to receiving your official transcripts. However, official transcripts must be submitted prior to matriculation. 

Transcripts

Transcripts should be sent to the following address:

If sent through the physical mail:

Graduate Application Processing
PO Box 750518
Dallas, TX 75275-0518

If sent electronically:

gradappmaterials@smu.edu

 This email is specifically for electronic transcripts ONLY.

Characteristics of a Strong Applicant

Students are admitted to the M.S. HPM program during the fall term only. Admission to the program is highly selective and follows the standards of the Cox School of Business MBA admissions. The Admissions Committee seeks a diverse group of candidates demonstrating the following attributes:

  • Strong academic capabilities, leadership potential and communication skills
  • Personal qualities such as maturity, integrity, self-confidence and motivation
  • A strong commitment to learning and achievement
  • Significant professional and life experiences

Preferred applicants typically have a strong undergraduate record, or full-time work experience and competitive scores on either the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT).