How to Apply (Graduate)

To apply for a graduate program in the School of Graduate and Professional Studies, please follow the steps below:

Step 1: Complete Your Application

Complete a Graduate application online.

Step 2: Request Transcripts

Request each college you've attended to submit official academic transcripts directly to SGPS.

Step 3: Personal Documentation

Submit to SGPS the following:

  1. Professional Resume

  2. Two (2) Letters of Recommendation

  3. Statement of Intent

  4. Applicants to the MS Nursing Program must also submit a copy of State-issued RN License

Note: You may also be invited to come in for an interview.

Send all materials to:

SGPS Enrollment Services

Washington Adventist University

7600 Flower Avenue

Takoma Park, MD 20912

Once we receive your application you will be assigned an Enrollment Counselor who will assist you through the admissions process. You will be notified of the decision of the Admissions Committee by letter within three weeks of completing your admissions file.

International Students

You must contact SGPS directly for additional information on admission to our Graduate programs. Please call 301-891-4092.

* Financial aid cannot be processed for U.S. citizens without a social security number.