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Admission Requirements

Prospective students may complete their University Core Curriculum requirements and career electives at approved institutions, provided that the four-year school and residence requirements are met.

Completing courses at any accredited college or university may satisfy the 41-hour University Core Curriculum requirements; credit received through CLEP, USAFI, DANTES; or through proficiency examinations. The Capstone Option is available to students who have obtained a business or health care-related Associate of Applied Science degree or its equivalent, and who have a GPA of at least 2.0 on a 4.0 scale (SIU calculation) on all work prior to the completion of the Associate of Applied Science degree. Application to the Capstone Option must be made no later than the end of the student’s first semester or 12 semester hours in the baccalaureate degree program. Here, more information about the Capstone Option can be found.

Students may apply for credit toward degree completion for previous work experience (HCM 258) or for educational and occupational experience (HCM 259). Credit is established by the HCM Academic Review Committee. Application for credit should be made by contacting the HCM Academic Advisor no later than the end of the student’s first semester or no later than after 12 semester hours of completed HCM coursework.

For more admission information, please contact Academic Advisor, Robert A. Broomfield, M.S.Ed., 618-453-7287,