Applied Family Science M.S. Admission

Admission Requirements

For full admission to the Master of Science in Applied Family Science program, applicants must submit the following:


A Completed Graduate Application

A $35 non-refundable application fee is required.


Official Transcripts, reflecting the following:

  • Graduation from a nationally accredited baccalaureate program.

Official Transcripts may be sent electronically or by mail, directly from the school of attendance, in a sealed envelope to:

Wilmington University
Office of Admissions
320 N Dupont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720

Any transcripts from institutions outside of the United States require an official course-by-course evaluation by a approved agency.

Note: In order to receive financial aid a transcript listing a Bachelor's degree conferral must be on file.


A Statement of Goals

Please reference the following document for all essay requirements. The Statement of Goals essay can be submitted in the Admissions Portal as a PDF or Word document. 


Meet with an Admissions Specialist

A Program Planning Meeting is required prior to enrolling in the course. The student may complete this by watching the Orientation Video: or by attending the Orientation Program Planning Meeting via Zoom. Please contact the Program Chair to attend.


Register for courses

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