Applied Family Science M.S. Admission

For full admission to the Master of Science in Applied Family Science program:

1. Submit a Graduate Application

A $35 non-refundable application fee is required.

2. Submit official transcripts

Transcripts should reflect the following:

  • Graduation from a nationally accredited baccalaureate program.

Official transcripts should be sent electronically or by mail to:

Wilmington University
Office of Graduate Admissions
31 Reads Way
New Castle, DE 19720

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

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

3. Submit 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. 

4. 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: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rXjbmVbfswk or by attending the Orientation Program Planning Meeting via Zoom. Please contact the Program Chair to attend.

5. Register for courses


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